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CDMO WuXi STA opens manufacturing facility to produce oligonucleotides 

CDMO WuXi STA is building out its manufacturing site in Changzhou, China in stages. Its newest milestone is a large-scale oligonucleotide API manufacturing unit. It says the 30,000-square-foot manufacturing facility can produce a variety of oligonucleotides including DNA, RNA, morpholino oligonucleotide (PMO) and peptide conjugates (PPMO). It can produce oligonucleotide APIs up to 1 mol… Read More »

Novartis’ new cell therapy facility could ease manufacturing squeeze for CAR-T med Kymriah

Novartis’ big push into cell and gene therapy hasn’t been the smoothest of rides, with a data manipulation scandal hamstringing Zolgensma and manufacturing concerns hurting CAR-T cancer therapy Kymriah. Could a new European facility help turn around the latter’s production bottleneck?  Novartis last week opened its newest cell and gene therapy facility in Stein, Switzerland,… Read More »

Critical access facility expands use of Medsphere for RCM

Guadalupe County Hospital, a 10-bed critical access hospital in Santa Rosa, N.M., is shifting to use Medsphere Systems’ revenue cycle management suite. The small facility has used Medsphere’s CareVue electronic health records system since 2011. “CareVue has become such an essential component in the care we provide; adding the revenue cycle cloud was a natural… Read More »

Sully Gets New Gig As Walter Reed Facility Dog

Feb. 28, 2019 — Sully Bush, President George H.W. Bush’s service dog, has been assigned a new mission: helping to ease stress and lift the spirits of wounded veterans at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. In a ceremony livestreamed on Facebook, Sully was sworn in as a Navy hospital corpsman second class. Sully sat… Read More »

Fujifilm plans $20M U.S. facility for burgeoning interest in stem cell treatments  

A host of companies are developing regenerative treatments that lean on stem cells. Seeing an opportunity, Japan’s Fujifilm will build a U.S. stem cell manufacturing facility not only for its own efforts but also as a CDMO.  The company said today that its Fujifilm Cellular Dynamics Inc. (FDCI) subsidiary will invest about $ 21 million… Read More »