The European Patent Office (EPO) has granted Medicago a patent protecting exclusive rights to produce influenza virus-like particles (VLPs) in plants through July 2028.
Australia-based international biotechnology company Bionomics has commenced manufacturing activities for anti-cancer stem cell candidate BNC10.
Sunshine Biopharma has started discussions with contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs) for the production of its multidrug-resistant breast cancer drug, Adva-27a.
Biopharmaceutical company Bone Therapeutics has announced that it has made a €10m investment in Skeletal Cell Therapy Support (SCTS) to build a new manufacturing facility at Gosselies Scientific Park near Brussels in Belgium.
DSM Pharmaceutical Products has entered into collaboration with venture capital funded DecImmune Therapeutics of Cambridge, US.
Pharmaceutical manufacturer Qualicaps will invest $26m to expand its facility in Whitsett, North Carolina in the US.
Progenitor Cell Therapy (PCT), a subsidiary of NeoStem, has signed an agreement to provide cell product development and manufacturing services for Adaptimmune's clinical trials.