Tag Archives: Therapy

Iovance Biotherapeutics adds to cell therapy manufacturing boom

In a transcontinental move, a California biotech working on a cell therapy for solid tumors, will build its first manufacturing site in Philadelphia. San Carlos, California-based Iovance Biotherapeutics says it will invest about $ 75 million over the next several years to build a 136,000 square foot facility in Philadelphia that can scale up for… Read More »

Novartis slaps $2M-plus price tag on newly approved gene therapy Zolgensma—and cost watchdogs approve

Industry watchers have been speculating for months about just how high Novartis would price gene therapy Zolgensma on approval—and just how payers would cover it. And with the FDA’s green light, they now have an answer. The Swiss drugmaker will roll out the drug, a one-time treatment for pediatric patients less than 2 years of… Read More »