• Filing Date: 2016-03-30
  • Form Type: 10-K
  • Description: Annual report
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RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS (Details Textual) - USD ($)
1 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Mar. 24, 2014
Apr. 30, 2013
Dec. 31, 2015
Dec. 31, 2014
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]        
Accounts Payable and Accrued Expenses Related Party Current     $ 352,334 $ 433,712
Board of Directors Chairman [Member] | Sublease Agreement with Frank Litvack [Member]        
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]        
Related Party Transaction, Description of Transaction     Beginning May 1, 2012, pursuant to a sublease agreement, Capricor subleased part of its office space to Frank Litvack, the Companys Executive Chairman and a member of its Board of Directors, for $2,500 per month.  
Monthly Rent from Related Party   $ 2,500    
Rental Income, Nonoperating     $ 30,000 30,000
Board of Directors Chairman [Member] | Consulting Agreement with Frank Litvack [Member]        
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]        
Related Party Transaction, Description of Transaction     Effective January 1, 2013, Frank Litvack, the Companys Executive Chairman and a member of its Board of Directors, entered into an oral Consulting Agreement with Capricor whereby Capricor agreed to pay Dr. Litvack fees of $10,000 per month for consulting services.  
Increased Monthly Consulting Fees to Related Party $ 10,000      
Affiliated Entity [Member] | Transaction other than Sub-Award Agreement [Member]        
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]        
Accounts Payable and Accrued Expenses Related Party Current     $ 352,334 $ 421,328