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Catalent boosts plasmid DNA manufacturing at Rockville with addition of ABEC fermenters

Catalent boosts plasmid DNA manufacturing at Rockville with addition of ABEC fermenters

7 Apr 2021

The company's custom single run single-use fermenters supplied on fast-track schedule to support flexible manufacturing of plasmid DNA

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Bavarian Nordic receives $28 million Ebola vaccine order from J&J

Bavarian Nordic receives $28 million Ebola vaccine order from J&J

7 Apr 2021

The smallpox vaccine specialist will manufacture and deliver bulk drug substance of MVA-BN Filo vaccine during the second half of this year

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Moderna and Catalent expand COVID vaccine manufacturing agreement

Moderna and Catalent expand COVID vaccine manufacturing agreement

6 Apr 2021

The extended collaboration comes after reaching the initial milestone of producing 100 million doses

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Sterling Pharma seals acquisition of bioconjugation specialist ADC

Sterling Pharma seals acquisition of bioconjugation specialist ADC

6 Apr 2021

By integrating its HPAPI capabilities with those at ADC Biotechnologies' Deeside facility, small molecule CDMO will be able to offer the development and manufacturing of toxin linkers

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TCR2 bets on lead candidate with new cell therapy manufacturing facility

TCR2 bets on lead candidate with new cell therapy manufacturing facility

30 Mar 2021

The US facility in Rockville is expected to accelerate the company’s commercial-scale manufacturing timelines of gavo-cel

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Lonza to support Pionyr Immunotherapeutics' oncology drug development

Lonza to support Pionyr Immunotherapeutics' oncology drug development

30 Mar 2021

The CDMO will provide cell line development, process development, drug substance and drug product manufacturing for Pionyr’s monoclonal antibody candidate

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CPhI Webinar Series: Latest Approaches for Large Volume Drug Delivery

CPhI Webinar Series: Latest Approaches for Large Volume Drug Delivery

26 Mar 2021

Innovation in the design and development of large volume drug delivery devices can solve the challenge of accommodating the increasing trend towards patient self-administration and home care while at the same time ensuring that drugs that require intra...

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Fujifilm names North Carolina as location for $2 billion large-scale cell manufacturing site

Fujifilm names North Carolina as location for $2 billion large-scale cell manufacturing site

19 Mar 2021

CDMO subsidiary Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies will operate the site which is expected to be operational in 2025

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Pfizer to sell Chinese biologics manufacturing facility to WuXi

Pfizer to sell Chinese biologics manufacturing facility to WuXi

17 Mar 2021

Multinational makes ‘difficult decision’ to halt presence in Chinese biosimilars market five years after $350 million investment

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Wuxi Vaccines' Ireland site still on course for 2022 despite COVID challenges

Wuxi Vaccines' Ireland site still on course for 2022 despite COVID challenges

16 Mar 2021

Despite COVID-related challenges and supply chain issues, the CDMO's $240 million new facility is on target to open next year

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Special Podcast: CPhI Outlook Roundtable - Listen Now

Special Podcast: CPhI Outlook Roundtable - Listen Now

9 Mar 2021

In this special roundtable podcast exploring potential opportunities in a post-vaccinated world, we are joined by a panel of three world class experts – Bikash Chatterjee, CEO of Pharmatech Associates; Parrish Galliher, Managing Director, Bi...

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Clinical Development Success Rates and Contributing Factors 2011-2020: New Report from Informa Pharma Intelligence

Clinical Development Success Rates and Contributing Factors 2011-2020: New Report from Informa Pharma Intelligence

9 Mar 2021

Biologic products advance through clinical development with a higher success rate than traditional small molecules, this new analysis of clinical development success from Informa Pharma Intelligence, the Biotechnology Industry Organization and the...

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