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Charles River

Platinum Sponsor & Exhibitor

At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guides us in all that we do.

We have supported the development of 10 FDA-approved cell and gene therapies and have conducted more than 900 studies in this field over the past year. Our unsurpassed end-to-end offering results in enhanced access to scientific and regulatory expertise via our multidisciplinary bench of experts to help you problem solve. Our focus is on accelerating and achieving your critical development goals from discovery to commercialization.

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Dark Horse Consulting

Platinum Sponsor & Exhibitor

Dark Horse Consulting Group is a specialist consulting firm that operates exclusively in the cell and gene therapy space. With our roots in CMC, today cover all areas of CGT product development, including regulatory affairs, manufacturing, process development, preclinical development, analytics, quality, project/program management, device development, quantitative modelling, facilities design & engineering, and investment support (e.g., diligence & strategic consulting). Our consultants have a wide range of experiences from backgrounds in the CGT industry or from senior roles in FDA, enabling us to offer a breadth of technical subject matter and regulatory expertise to each client.

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Germfree

Platinum Sponsor & Exhibitor

Germfree creates environments that serve life science innovation and advance global health. Germfree designs and manufactures flexible cGMP-compliant cleanroom buildings and high-containment facilities which are process or containment-ready upon deployment. Our facilities are designed to integrate with Germfree’s core equipment including our lines of interchangeable laminar flow hoods and containment equipment. Established in 1962 Germfree’s leading-edge fabrication technology, engineering teams and subject-matter experts are located at our 173,000 square foot (16,000 square meter) US manufacturing plant with installations in operation around the world.

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Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies

Platinum Sponsor & Exhibitor

Cell and gene therapy developers work with Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies when they want more than just our portfolio of automated devices. Not only do we enable unparalleled excellence in cell collections, but we also bring the expertise in automating and closing the manufacturing process of biological products. Our team of experts are dedicated to working alongside customers to help them achieve their goals from early-stage development to commercialization.

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Fujifilm Irvine Scientific

Platinum Sponsor & Exhibitor

FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific supports cell and gene therapy manufacturers with over 50 years of cell culture media knowledge and expertise. Our products advance the development of processes and workflows, to help users obtain optimal performance and safety of their final manufactured cells. We deliver high-performance media and expert support that can directly influence advanced cell and gene therapies. By providing innovative, first-to-market products and workflow solutions, we holistically drive and accelerate user efforts with complete media solutions for basic, translational, and clinical research, as well as commercial applications.

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Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies

Platinum Sponsor & Exhibitor

FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies is an industry leading cGMP Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) supporting our partners in the biopharmaceutical industry with the development and production of their biologic, vaccines and gene therapies. With over 25 years of experience in process development and cGMP manufacturing, a dedicated staff of over 2,000 and a reputation for excellent customer service, flexibility and responsiveness, we’ve become a trusted partner to some of the most prominent biotech developers and pharmaceutical companies in the industry. Our Process Development experience includes the development of processes for molecules expressed via fermentation (e.g., E. coli, P. pastoris), cell culture systems including CHO, HEK, Vero, MDCK, EB66 and insect cells, and from transgenic sources. Our network expands within four development and manufacturing facilities located in Teesside, United Kingdom, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA, College Station, Texas, USA and Hillerod, Denmark.