New technology in cell and gene therapies to meet patient needs

Angela Myers, Head of Gene Editing and Novel Modalities at Merck, outlines the challenges arising with the increasing demand for safe and efficacious treatments and new technology development to improve and standardise the manufacturing process

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Eli Lilly automates drug discovery lab with help from Strateos

New cloud laboratory in California has integrated automated biology and chemistry research capabilities in a closed- ...

Avacta and Daewoong Pharmaceutical form immunotherapy joint venture  

Joint venture to develop next generation cell and gene therapies incorporating Affimer proteins

Abcam enhances conjugation capability with key acquisition

The acquisition of Expedeon's Proteomics and Immunology business includes Innova and TGR Biosciences

Ditching pipettes for computers: the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) in biomanufacturing

The term AI (artificial intelligence) was first described in 1956 by John McCarthy as “the science and engineering of ...

Nanoform files for GMP certification

The certification will enable a seamless transition from non-GMP feasibility studies into GMP clinical manufacture

Sartorius enters collaboration with German AI research centre

The collaboration is experimentally testing use of AI in Sartorius products and platform solutions

Winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

William Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter Ratcliffe, and Gregg Semenza have won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine 2019 for ...

University opens lyophilisation facility to improve the process in industry

The LyoBay at Umass Lowell has been created to serve as a research test bed for preclinical process monitoring, ...

Pistoia Alliance publishes report on the future of life science R&D

The new report predicts new innovations and regulatory reforms that organisations need to be prepared for in the coming ...

Biopharmaceuticals: Integrated automation for downstream processing

John Welsh, Senior Manager at Pall Biotech, on why the biopharma industry must develop its own technology, the ...

Almac FAST: Continuous flow chemistry with assisted synthesis technology

Flow assisted synthesis technology (FAST) is a unique flow chemistry platform for continuous production of chemicals ...

Developing and manufacturing accurate and reproducible APIs

The measurement of the refractive index (RI) is employed by a wide variety of industries to determine the level of ...

QUT research shows promising results for biofilm eradication

A new breed of antibiotics has revealed promising results in research released by Queensland University of Technology

CPI and Oxford University join forces to lower NADH production cost

A constant feed of the expensive cofactor NADH is a requirement in many biocatalytic reactions and this has hindered ...