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    Vital Therapies, Inc. (VTL)

    3.65 Up 0.34(10.27%) Aug 27, 4:00PM EDT
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    Vital Therapies, Inc.
    15010 Avenue of Science
    Suite 200
    San Diego, CA 92128
    United States - Map
    Phone: 858-673-6840
    Fax: 858-673-6843
    Website: http://www.vitaltherapies.com

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    Full Time Employees:96

    Business Summary 

    Vital Therapies, Inc., a biotherapeutic company, focuses on developing a cell-based therapy for the treatment of acute liver failure in the United States. Its ELAD system is an extracorporeal bio-artificial liver therapy that is in Phase III clinical trials to allow the patientÂ’s own liver to regenerate to a healthy state, or to stabilize the patient until transplant. The company was formerly known as Vitagen Acquisition Corp. and changed its name to Vital Therapies, Inc. in June 2003. Vital Therapies, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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    Key Executives 
    Dr. Terence E. Winters Ph.D., 73
    Co-Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. John M. Dunn J.D., 63
    Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Dr. Duane Nash M.D., J.D., M.B.A, 44
    Chief Bus. Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Michael V. Swanson M.B.A, 60
    Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
    Mr. Robert A. Ashley M.A., 57
    Chief Technical Officer and Exec. VP
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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