Work has started on the construction of the world’s first cell and gene therapy centre at Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst, the UK’s pioneering life sciences open innovation campus. The £55m project for Cell Therapy Catapult is expected to be completed in 2017 with 150 new jobs working on the manufacture of different cell therapies for late […]
An on-going shortage in skills of candidates for senior roles is leading to dangers in the UK’s standing in innovation in pharma. This depressing analysis has come from none other than the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry, the body representing big pharma in the UK. Pharma businesses are being forced to look abroad […]
Seven pharma businesses are in the top 100 for innovation, according to Thomson Reuters. The seven are Johnson & Johnson, Novartis, Roche, Abbott, Bayer, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Boehringer Ingelheim.
The business intelligence company’s report says: “As genomics drives the era of precision medicine and more and more therapies are being developed to specifically […]
The Department of Health and Alzheimer’s Research UK and six pharma companies have established a US$100m fund in the UK that is designed to conduct research into Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, with the intention of coming up with early diagnosis and treatment for the diseases by 2025. The six pharma companies involved […]