Tag Archives: Cell

Korean biotechs snatch U.S. stem cell manufacturing facility

A pair of Korean biotechs have teamed up to buy stem cell manufacturing facilities and other assets of a failed U.S. biotech to establish a foothold in the U.S. SCM Life Science and Genexine have paid 12.5 billion won ($ 11.1 million) for the 20,000-square-foot manufacturing site, research and intellectual property of Durham, North Carolina-based Argos… Read More »

Improved stem cell approach could aid fight against Parkinson’s

Scientists have taken a key step towards improving an emerging class of treatments for Parkinson’s disease. The advance could markedly improve a next generation of therapies for the condition, which affects around one in 350 people in the UK. It could aid development of the promising treatment-; known as cell replacement therapy -; which was… Read More »