About Histogen

Histogen is a regenerative medicine company focused on developing patented, innovative technologies for aesthetic and therapeutic markets that replace and regenerate tissues in the body. The Company currently has three product candidates in clinical development intended to address what Histogen believes to be underserved, multi-billion dollar global markets: a treatment for hair loss, a dermal filler and a treatment for joint cartilage repair.


Histogen, Inc., a Delaware Corporation, was founded in 2007. The Company is focused on developing innovative products based upon Histogen’s unique technology that utilizes the proteins and growth factors produced by cells grown under simulated embryonic conditions. The Company is headquartered in San Diego, California.

Histogen founder Dr. Gail Naughton is a highly respected scientist with extensive experience in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. Dr. Naughton discovered the potential of proteins and growth factors produced by hypoxia-induced multipotent cells for therapeutic and biomedical applications, and developed Histogen’s unique technology process to create products based on these proteins. The technology is protected by patent families filed in the US and across key geographies.


Our Mission

To redefine regenerative medicine by developing high value therapeutic and aesthetic products that stimulate the body’s own stem cells to regenerate tissues, without the use of embryonic stem cells or animal components.


Histogen’s executive management team has decades of experience in bringing cell-based regenerative products from concept to market. In addition, the Company’s Board of Directors and scientific advisors are leaders in the fields of regenerative medicine and global marketing and business operations. Histogen has brought on experienced consultants to advise the team in regulatory, quality and production areas.

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Recent & Upcoming Events

February 10, 2020

BIO CEO & Investor Conference

New York, NY
Chairman & CEO Richard Pascoe to present
March 18-21, 2020

Regenerative Medicine Workshop

Isle of Palms, SC
Dr. Gail Naughton to present "A Novel Bioengineered Biomaterial for Orthopedic Degenerative Diseases"
April 30 - May 2, 2020

Symposium on Biologic Scaffolds for Regenerative Medicine

Napa Valley, CA
Dr. Gail Naughton to present "A Novel Bioengineered Human Extracellular Matrix for Wound Closure Without Infection"
May 12, 2020

Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) Annual Meeting

Scottsdale, AZ
Histogen founder & CSO Dr. Gail Naughton to present "Targeting Multiple Hallmarks of Skin Aging through Growth Factors"
August 17-18, 2020

Dermatology 2020

Miami, FL
Dr. Gail Naughton to present on applications of regenerative medicine in aesthetic dermatology


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