News & Events
June 1, 2015
Critical Path Institute Secures Regulatory Support For Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) Biomarker
TUCSON, Ariz., June 1, 2015 — The Critical Path Institute (C-Path) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a Letter of Support to C-Path’s Polycystic Kidney Disease Outcomes Consortium (PKDOC) for the use of total kidney volume (TKV) as a prognostic biomarker to select patients for clinical trials of new therapies for Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD).
ADPKD is a debilitating genetic disease affecting more than 600,000 Americans and 12 million people worldwide. It is characterized by progressive enlargement of the kidneys due to the formation and growth of cysts. TKV is a measurement of the impact of ADPKD on the size of the kidneys and is believed to be predictive of a future decline in kidney function
- February 3, 2020
September 17, 2019 - September 17, 2019
C-Path and NORD Rare Disease Cures Accelerator Data and Analytics Platform Launch, Tuesday, Sept. 17, Bethesda, MD
C-Path and the National Organization for Rare Disorders® will host a meeting to formally launch development of a new rare disease data and analytics platform. Funded by a cooperative agreement through the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the goal of the platform is to accelerate the movement of therapies from bench to bedside for rare diseases.
August 7, 2019
Funded by FDA, C-Path and NORD to Launch Rare Disease Data and Analytics Platform
TUCSON, Ariz. and WASHINGTON, August 7, 2019 — The Critical Path Institute (C-Path) and the National Organization for Rare Disorders® (NORD) will host a meeting on Tuesday, September 17 in Bethesda, MD to formally launch development of a new rare disease data and analytics platform. Funded by a cooperative agreement through the Food and Drug Administration, [Critical Path Public-Private Partnerships Grant Number U18 FD005320 from the US Food and Drug Administration] the goal of the platform is to accelerate the movement of therapies from bench to bedside for rare diseases. The platform will provide the infrastructure for a sustainable, cooperative scientific approach to clinical trial readiness in rare diseases by addressing vast knowledge gaps about the natural course of disease, the clinical evaluation of new treatments, and patients’ perspective on disease and treatment.
January 17, 2019
Critical Path Institute Celebrates Expanded Operations with Opening of European HeadquartersC-Path in the EU will work to accelerate the development of new therapies through innovative methodologies for endorsement by regulators of pharmaceutical products TUCSON, Ariz., January 17, 2019 — Critical Path Institute (C-Path) is excited to announce the launch of Critical Path Institute, Ltd. (C-Path, Ltd.) in Ireland, a fully-owned subsidiary that will enable C-Path to...
- December 2, 2018