• Regulatory

Experienced regulatory professionals join the Boyds team

Leading pharmaceutical and biotech product development consultancy Boyds has added to its regulatory team with the appointments of Shalini Gupta and Sarah Stevenson in response to recent growth and the continued increase in demand for its dedicated regulatory services.

Boyds launches recruitment drive following surge in growth

Turnover at leading pharmaceutical and biotech product development consultancy Boyds has surged by a record-breaking 25 percent as demand for its specialist services continues to grow.

Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre network awarded £9.5m further investment

The UK Government grant will support new and existing projects until March 2022. Funding will ensure that the positive impact of the ATTC network continues; further optimising the UK ecosystem for routine adoption of advanced therapies.

Autolus Therapeutics to further expand operations at the CGT Catapult manufacturing centre to enable commercial manufacture of CAR-T cell therapies

Autolus and CGT Catapult are collaborating to achieve approval for commercial manufacture of CAR-T cell therapies from the CGT Catapult manufacturing centre. The collaboration will enable the UK company to expand further and contribute to the global competitiveness of the UK cell and gene therapy industry.

Press Release: Over £100m cash boost to manufacture millions of doses of COVID-19 vaccine

- New state-of-the-art centre to scale up COVID-19 vaccine and gene therapy manufacturing gets £100m investment - Additional £4.7m for new training facilities and an online learning platform to boost vaccine as well as cell and gene therapy skills - New centre and skills vital for the UK’s ability respond to diseases like coronavirus, and potential future pandemics

CGT Catapult Annual Review 2020 highlights impact on growth and productivity in the UK cell and gene therapy industry

The 2020 annual report released today presents Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult's achievements, collaborations and initiatives from the past year and their impact in enhancing growth, productivity and supporting the development and commercialisation of cell and gene therapies.

Life Sciences Recovery Roadmap

The COVID-19 crisis has powerfully demonstrated the strategic importance of the life science sector to the UK’s health, security, and to the economy.

Fieldfisher Life Sciences sector group mobilises to offer pro bono legal advice for COVID-19

Fieldfisher are delighted to announce that their pan-European Life Sciences sector group have mobilised to show support for life science companies contributing efforts towards global pandemic COVID-19.

Impact of the ATTC Network after 18 months of operation

Just 18 months ago, the Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre (ATTC) network was set up through funding from the UK Research and Innovation Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

ERS Genomics announces agreement with New England Biolabs to commercialize CRISPR gene editing tools and reagents

ERS Genomics Limited, which was formed to provide broad access to the foundational CRISPR/Cas9 intellectual property (IP) co-owned by Dr. Emmanuelle Charpentier, today announced it has signed an agreement with New England Biolabs (NEB®), a global leader in the discovery and production of enzymes for molecular biology applications, granting NEB rights to sell CRISPR/Cas9 tools and reagents.