February 1, 2018
Chrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug therapy, today announced that Alan Levy Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chairman of the Board of Directors is retiring. David A. Happel has been appointed as the new CEO and current Board member James Young will assume the role of Chairman of the Board. Dr. Levy will continue to serve as a member of the Board.
September 8, 2016
Chrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug therapy and recent recipient of the World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer Award, today announced that it has closed a $47.6 million Series B financing. The round was led by Kaiser Permanente Ventures and included investments by Endeavour Vision, Xeraya Capital Labuan Ltd, Asahi Kasei, Emergent Medical Partners, Hikma Ventures, Cota Capital, and Mission Bay Capital.
July 20, 2016
Chrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug therapy, announced today that its Hayward, California location has received ISO 13485 certification from accredited certification body DEKRA Certification B.V. This certification demonstrates Chrono’s commitment to establishing and following policies, practices and procedures to meet the customer, safety and regulatory requirements applicable to medical devices.
March 4, 2016
Chrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug therapy, today announced that clinical data for the company's smoking cessation technology showed a statistically significant reduction in nicotine cravings in a trial of adult male smokers. The data were presented today at the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco's 22nd Annual Meeting.
August 25, 2015
Chrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug therapy, today announced it has received a second Phase 1 and Phase 2 Fast Track Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant award from the National Cancer Institute (NCI). This award of up to $2.3 million will support final product development of the digital portion of Chrono's patient-individualized smoking cessation therapy as well as pilot efficacy trials of the system.
March 3, 2015
Chrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug products, today announced an investment by Rock Health, the leading seed fund in digital health, to support the advancement of Chrono’s SmartStop™ programmable transdermal drug delivery system and real-time behavioral support program for smoking cessation.
June 12, 2014
Chrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug products, announced today the close of a $32 million Series A financing round, led by Canaan Partners and 5AM Ventures. Additional participants in the financing were Fountain Healthcare Partners, Mayo Clinic and GE Ventures.
February 10, 2014
The National Cancer Institute division of the NIH has recently awarded Chrono Therapeutics (CHRONO), a pioneer in digital drug products, a $2.23M grant to commercialize its lead product-SmartStop.™ Smartstop is the first “smart” transdermal nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) system that synchronizes the delivery of nicotine at the times of cravings to prevent cravings from occurring.