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Merck has announced that it has invested €35m in biosafety testing at its sites in Glasgow and Stirling, both Scotland.
Medtronic has received the CE mark for its extravascular defibrillator. The Aurora EV-ICD MRI SureScan and epsila EV MRI SureScan defibrillation lead treat abnormally fast heart rhythms, which can lead to sudden cardiac arrest.
US biotech firm Moderna has chosen Harwell Science Campus in Oxfordshire for its new UK R&D facility. The campus is already home to more than 70 organisations and sits within the UK’s ‘golden triangle’, an area rich in life sciences facilities, between Oxford, Cambridge and London.
REGENXBIO, a clinical-stage biotech company, has announced positive phase 2 data for its drug rxg-314, which was developed by the company’s NAVXpress bioreactor platform process.
J&J has begun scaling back its COVID-19 vaccine producation due to the falling demand for the jabs