Candel Therapeutics files for IPO: A look at the people- and the research- behind the company

August 11, 2021

Candel Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing novel oncolytic viral immunotherapies, filed for an IPO July 26. It began trading under “CADL” on July 27. Based in Needham, Mass., Candel aims to improve cancer survival while maintaining quality of life. 

Together, the minds behind Candel have: 

Let’s take a look at the patents, publications, clinical trials, and grants of the people behind Candel. The minds behind Candel:


Dr. Paul Peter Tak

The president and CEO of the company has published 574 peer-reviewed publications, several book chapters, and books. He also has 13 patents and has led over 25 clinical trials.

This network graph indicates the research areas and categories of his patents as well as their connections.

Dr. Tak's patent research areas and categories and how they are relatedDr. Tak's patent research areas and categories and how they are related

 

Many of his publications involve fascia. See this Sankey diagram below for more details.

Dr. Tak's publications by research areas and categoriesDr. Tak's publications by research areas and categories

 

Dr. Estuardo Aguilar-Cordova

The founder and Chief Scientific Officer has 12 patents, 25 publications, and 6 grants

This Sankey diagram shows Dr. Aguilar-Cordova's patents by status (grant versus application).

Dr. Aguilar-Cordova's patents by statusDr. Aguilar-Cordova's patents by status

As this bar chart shows, most of his publications have been on valaciclovir, an antiviral medication.

Dr. Aguilar-Cordova's publications by research area over timeDr. Aguilar-Cordova's publications by research area over time

This Sankey diagram shows his grants by research area and category.

Dr. Aguilar-Cordova's grants by research area and category.Dr. Aguilar-Cordova's grants by research area and category

 

Dr. Francesca Barone

The Vice President and Head of Research has 97 publications and 2 grants.

Most of her publications have been on the B Cell.

Dr. Barone's publications by top research areasDr. Barone's publications by top research areas

Dr. Barone's grants focused on Sjogren's Syndrome.

Dr. Barone's grantsDr. Barone's grants

 

Dr. Laura K. Aguilar

The Chief Medical Officer has 13 publications and one grant.

Many of Dr. Aguilar's publications involved valaciclovir, and she wrote 13 of these papers with Dr. Aguilar-Cordova.

Dr. Aguilar's publications by top research area and categoryDr. Aguilar's publications by top research area and category

Dr. Aguilar's grant focused on immuno-oncology for pancreatic cancer.

Dr. Aguilar's grantDr. Aguilar's grant


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