ATMI launches large-volume bioreactor with GMP compliance in mind
Large volume production is a must for the cell therapy sector according to ATMI, which claims the latest addition to its single-use bioreactor range can help manufacturers overcome the GMP hurdles that hinder commercial scale-up.
CROs still seen as good investment says leading banker
The CRO industry is still considered a good long-term investment and the clinical services segment is set to continue its dominance thanks to sponsor R&D spending, says leading banker.
3M launches advanced filtration system for biotech market
3M, the US-headquartered multinational, has launched a new range of bio filters which it says raise the benchmarks for flow-rate, organism reduction and efficiency across a range of applications.
Batavia gains bioprocessing assets in Xendo collaboration
Batavia Bioservices has gained access to simulated moving bed (SMB) technology by collaborating with Xendo.
Tamper evident devices must be traceable & unique; Rx-360
Physical endurance, traceability and uniqueness are key characteristics for tamper evident devices used in raw material supply, according to Rx-360.
EMD opens Shanghai biopharma training plant
EMD Millipore has opened a training facility in China as an education resource for the country’s rapidly expanding biopharmaceutical manufacturing and development sector.
The biomanufacturing industry needs to adopt an integrated approach to upstream and downstream processing to boost efficiency and productivity according to EMD Millipore.
Sharp enters TraceLink Network to become services “concierge”
Sharp Corporation has joined the TraceLink Network to provide production visibility and serialisation services for life sciences customers.
ATMI acquires Artelis in ‘disposables’ deal
ATMI has acquired Artelis, a Belgian biotech firm, in an effort to “get closer to customers” by widening its disposable technology portfolio to the life sciences research and manufacturing sector.
Pack-Smart, ISRA launch folded carton inspection tech
Pack-Smart and ISRA Surface Vision have developed a system to compare folded cartons against print quality requirements at speeds of up to 300 metres per minute.
RXi and EyeGate’s needle-free ocular RNAi delivery: Part 2
RXi and EyeGate lift the lid on ocular delivery of RNAi therapeutics for retinal disorders as the two firm’s team up to provide a unique needle-free solution.
Taxol precursors produced in engineered E coli
Cost-effective, large-scale production of oncology drug Taxol (paclitaxel) intermediates could eventually be achieved using engineered Escherichia coli.
iBio, GE partner to work on plant-based production tech
iBio, CMB and GE Healthcare are collaborating on developing and marketing biopharm production systems, including plant-based expression technology.
Celleuxs launches “broad cell line” disposable bioreactor
Cellexus has expanded its disposable bioreactor offering with a unit designed to give biomanufacturers greater flexibility in their choice of cell lines.
Pall and New Brunswick partner on disposable bioreactors
Pall and New Brunswick have teamed up to develop and supply new disposable bioreactor technologies, targeting growing demand for products that improve quality and reduce cost of biomanufacturing.