News and Milestones

December 21, 2020

CHO Plus moves to Johnson & Johnson Innovation - JLABS @ South San Francisco

December 1, 2020

CHO Plus Announces Research Collaboration Agreement with Janssen

Collaboration will move CHO Plus closer to commercializing its patented cell engineering technology

June 25, 2019

Key US patent issued to CHO Plus.  Patent No. US 10,329,594:
Cell Lines for High Level Production of Protein-Based Pharmaceuticals

June 1, 2019

James Panek joins CHO Plus as Chief Operating Officer.  Jim is an experienced pharma executive who held such positions as Senior VP, Product Operations at Genentech.

March 26, 2016

Presented company to investors at EPPICon 2016, Burlingame, CA 

First place in Speed Pitch session


March 2, 2016

Presented company to investors at Venture Summit - West, Mountain View, CA


October 2015

Patent application filed: Identifying high transcription areas in cell genomes to enhance production of biopharmaceuticals


September 2015

Patent application filed: Cell Lines for High Level Production of Protein-based Pharmaceuticals


June 2015

CHO Plus genetically engineered CHO cells shown to have 4.5-fold higher productivity than parent CHO-K1 cell line


September 2014

Research operations commence at qb3@953 in San Francisco


March 2014

CHO Plus incorporates in Delaware