FOREWORD

Welcome to the 2020 edition of Phacilitate’s ‘Manufacturing Advanced Therapies in North America’ map; a visual guide of service providers covering your needs for advanced cell and gene therapy manufacturing. Whether you need a vector made or need a place for your clinical trial patient product to be produced, let us guide you through some of the region’s leading providers. This map contains a range of qualified companies that have been servicing the cell and gene therapeutic space for decades.

We all have faced that moment when your clinical design is coming into focus and suddenly you realise that getting your vector made on time or finding enough capacity to manufacture your therapy is proving to be more challenging then you expected. Listed on this map are fully GMP compliant, experienced organisations with a host of information about capacity, quality systems, specialist services and, of course, contact details for you to start that all important conversation. Here’s an overview of the 15 companies featured:

If your needs are for vector manufacturing, check out: • Aldeveron • VGXI • GMPbio • Vigene • Cognate • Catalent

If you are looking into non-viral gene modified therapies or need GMP proteins, take a look at: • Bio-Techne

For services related to clinical trial patient processing: • CCRM • HCATS • Miltenyi • Cognate • MasTherCell • Bio-Techne • Lonza • KBI Biopharma • Wuxi

For other cell and gene therapy GMP manufacturing providers, see what is available at: • Millipore Sigma • C3i • Waisman • FujiFilm

These companies have been able to maintain their operations during these difficult times of Covid 19. They have put into place additional safety mechanisms to ensure the utmost safety in processing your cells and or manufacturing your vectors.

Kindest regards and stay safe,

Jeff Liter, Sr. Advisor CGT Bio-techne