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Polyplus-transfection initiates construction of Vectura, a new 4,000m2 facility

July 23, 2021

The leading biotechnology company that supports the gene and cell therapy market by supplying innovative transfection solutions, announced the construction of Vectura, a new state of the art 4,000m2 facility.

The new facility is built to enable Polyplus-transfection® to continue to cater for the exponential growth in demand for raw materials for ATMP development and manufacturing. Following completion of the facility, Polyplus will be able to meet the expectations of the gene and cell therapy market moving from late-stage clinical development into commercialization as well as ongoing increases in R&D and preclinical gene therapy development. The facility will also house Polyplus-transfection®’s head office, managing its international operations and delivery of transfection reagents to cell and gene therapy organizations around the globe.
The new facility will fulfill several immediate priorities for Polyplus. These priorities include doubling its headcount both in its gene and cell therapy transfection reagent manufacturing and development departments. It will also provide significant additional manufacturing capacity for ex vivo and in vivo therapy products. This will increase Polyplus’ production capacity to manufacture and deliver transfection solutions to target a wide range of diseases globally. In the new facility, R&D and laboratory space will increase by over 300%.

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Miltenyi : New modules to expand processing capabilities of the CliniMACS Prodigy® Platform: electroporation and final formulation

August 05, 2022

The CliniMACS Prodigy represents the next generation in automated cell processing. This device offers advanced integrated solutions to streamline cell processing workflows – from cell separation through cell culture to...

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Gilson is pleased to partner with Syngoi Technologies to equip their latest GMP facility

August 04, 2022

We are pleased to announce that Gilson Connect solutions have been selected by Syngoi Technologies to enforce the traceability and repeatability of manual protocols. Syngoi Technologies is a biotechnology company...

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Gilson is pleased to partner with France Blood Transfusion Agency (EFS) Platform for Innovation in Biotherapies

August 03, 2022

Gilson is pleased to announce a new chapter of collaborating with the EFS Gene and Cell engineering unit of Bourgogne Franche Comté. The collaboration provides the EFS Development & Transfer...

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New automated process to simplify the manufacturing of gene-engineered NK Cells and Treg cells isolation

July 28, 2022

To address the variety of Treg cell applications, Miltenyi Biotec provides a broad range of tools for clinical use.

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CREAPHARM DEMONSTRATES UNPARALLELED PERFORMANCE OF -80°C NITROGEN TANK TECHNOLOGY

July 28, 2022

CREAPHARM BIOSERVICES has recently invested in -80°C nitrogen tanks to provide Biotechs and Research key players with a new solution to meet the challenges of ultra-low temperature storage.

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Videodrop, an ideal tool for the monitoring of bioproduction of Viral vectors

July 19, 2022

Today, Gene and Cell therapies are booming. However, due to the lack of solutions allowing rapid & continuous monitoring throughout the bioproduction process, Biotech’ companies are working “almost blind”. They...

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Measuring Size & concentration of nanoparticles

July 19, 2022

The Videodrop makes it possible to measure the size and concentration of biological nanoparticles like lentivirus, adenovirus or retrovirus

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Cytiva and Bayer to collaborate on allogeneic cell therapy manufacturing platform

July 12, 2022

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Article on improving viral vector production in GEN

July 12, 2022

GEN recently interviewed our Business Development Director, Dr. Natalia Elizalde, with whom they spoke about improving the production of lentiviral vectors, vectors that VIVEbiotech develops and manufactures.

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Cytiva and Nucleus Biologics join forces to accelerate development of custom cell media for cell and gene therapies

July 07, 2022

Cytiva, a global life sciences leader, and Nucleus Biologics, LLC, The Cell Performance Company™, have signed a collaboration agreement on custom media formulation and fulfillment solutions for the cell and...

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PharmaBoardoom points out VIVEbiotech as one of the ten Spanish Biotechs to watch in 2022

July 05, 2022

PharmaBoardroom, a leading British media specialized in the health sector, has published an article in which it highlights VIVEbiotech as one of the ten Spanish biotechs to follow in 2022.

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The Analytical Scientist interviews Rakel Lopez de Maturana

June 28, 2022

The Analytical Scientist interviewed Rakel Lopez de Maturana, VIVEbiotech´s Qualified Person & Regulatory Affairs Director.

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Gurutz Linazaroso, the CEO of VIVEbiotech, in the Medicine Maker Power List 2022

June 21, 2022

The CEO of VIVEbiotech, Dr. Gurutz Linazasoro, is part of the prestigious The Medicine Maker Power List.

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Interview with Natalia Elizalde in The Medicine Maker

June 14, 2022

The Business Development Director of VIVEbiotech Dr. Natalia Elizalde was interviewed by The Medicine Maker on the challenges of lentiviral vector manufacture/use.

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Plasmid DNA manufacturing – Soon a GMP Grade unit in TEMIS Santé, Besançon – Fr

April 19, 2022

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Landau Partnership

September 22, 2021

VectorBuilder Inc., a global leader in vector design, optimization and GMP manufacturing, and Landau Biotechnology Co., a world leader in developing nonhuman primate (NHP) models for clinical research applications, have...

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Univercells Partnership

September 16, 2021

VectorBuilder – a global leader in vector design, optimization, and GMP manufacturing – has formed a worldwide strategic partnership with Univercells Technologies, a provider of novel biomanufacturing technologies for flexible...

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The MACSima™ Imaging Platform is the only complete solution for ultra high content imaging experiments.

September 13, 2021

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New automated process to simplify the manufacturing of gene-engineered hematopoietic stem cells with the CliniMACS Prodigy® HSC Engineering System

September 13, 2021

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MedXCell SA

August 25, 2021

MedXCell Science SA: MedXCell Science SA was co-founded in 2018 by the University Hospital of Montpellier (CHU of Montpellier) in France and the Swiss company MedXCell SA. It was the...

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Cryoport Systems now supporting 7 commercial therapies globally

July 27, 2021

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Polyplus-transfection® launches FectoVIR®-AAV

July 23, 2021

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RD-Biotech: a new company from Besançon wins the « France Relance » call for projects

February 22, 2021

Following the unprecedented health crisis and its unprecedented economic impact, the Government has put in place numerous tools to support businesses.

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Covi-TRaC: arming our immune cells against SARS-COV2

September 11, 2020

A prolific period for researchers, confinement has allowed the Etablissement Français du Sang teams to generate and mature many ideas from pre-existing research. In Besançon, Marina Deschamps and Christophe Ferrand...

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