Seqirus, the Holly Springs vaccine manufacturer, recently achieved another major milestone in its efforts to support the U.S. government’s pandemic preparedness efforts, showing it can now produce 150 million doses of a mammalian cell-derived flu vaccine in the first six months of pandemic declaration.
We work hard to bring you the stories about the life science community in North Carolina. Every once in a while, we add a little news of our own. Read some of those stories below, or check out some of our perspectives on our staff blog.
Piedmont Animal Health is one of Greensboro's shining life science stars with a successful stragegy of being fast to the market with innovative products that are mostly conceived in its own labs.
Pfizer, the global pharmaceutical giant, will expand its vaccine-manufacturing plant in Sanford with a $100 million investment in gene therapy that will add 40 jobs to its workforce.
Citing the Research Triangle region’s prevalence of top talent and nationally ranked research universities, New Jersey-based Lifestar Pharma has purchased a Durham building for a new R&D and manufacturing operation.
Scott Levitan starts a new job today, as president and CEO of The Research Foundation of NC.
BioFluidica, a Chapel Hill company developing a product using liquid biopsies for cancer detection, has raised $4.1 million in a private equity offering.
TransEnterix, a Morrisville medical device company that uses robotics to improve minimally invasive surgery, says European surgeons have performed the first 3-millimeter micro laparoscopic robotic surgeries in the world using the company's Senhance Surgical Robot.
Burlington-based LabCorp, the global life sciences company built on laboratory diagnostic testing, anounced plans to acquire Chiltern International, a privately held contract research organization (CRO) that has its North American headquarters in Wilmington, for about $1.2 billion.
Earlier this summer the North Carolina Biotechnology Center campus was buzzing – with bees.
NCBiotech supports life science research across the state. But it normally doesn’t actually participate in research studies from its Research Triangle Park headquarters or from its five regional offices across the state.
A public/private partnership is providing biology and chemistry majors at the University of North Carolina Wilmington with unique insight into the pharmaceutical services industry.
Premex Innovation Labs, a Colombia, South America-based animal and human nutrition company, is holding an open house at its new U.S. headquarters in Durham.
Participants and vendors have only a few weeks left to get tiny pricing for Nano Manufacturing 2017, a conference devoted to the production of extremely small things, scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 27, in Greensboro.
The price is right – free -- and the content is rich. It’s the newly published 2017-18 print edition of the NCBiotech Company Directory.