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McKinsey launches new high-tech learning and innovation facility in partnership with NJII

Linda Lindner | ROI-NJ

McKinsey & Co. on Thursday said it launched a new high-tech learning and innovation facility to support the advancement of cell and gene therapy manufacturing, expanding its global network of Digital Capability Centers. In partnership with the New Jersey Innovation Institute and operated by BioCentriq, McKinsey’s Newark-based facility specializes in innovative manufacturing processes in life sciences. The Digital Capability Center New …

Merck Announces the Launch of the Merck Digital Sciences Studio to Help Healthcare Startups Quickly Bring their Innovations to Market

Merck | Press Release

Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced the launch of the Merck Digital Sciences Studio (MDSS) to enable the generation of innovative technologies for drug discovery and development. MDSS will support early-stage biomedical startups with direct investment, access to powerful Azure Cloud computing and opportunities to pilot their technologies in collaboration with discovery …

PTC Therapeutics takes 360,000 sq. ft. at Warren office campus in lease with Rubenstein, Vision

Joshua Burd | Real Estate NJ

PTC Therapeutics has leased 360,000 square feet for a new corporate headquarters in Warren, in a deal that marks one of New Jersey’s largest office leases of the past decade. The drug maker, which is currently headquartered in South Plainfield, will occupy two full buildings at 400 and 500 Warren Corporate Center Drive. It’s leasing the space from a joint …

New Jersey Innovation Institute sells BioCentriq for $73M

Dawn Furnas | NJBIZ

New Jersey Innovation Institute announced May 16 that GC Group of South Korea finalized the purchase of its subsidiary BioCentriq Inc. for $73 million. NJBIZ reported on the definitive agreement April 19; at the time financial terms had not been disclosed. Founded in 2019 as an NJII company, BioCentriq is a contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) that designs and develops …

BeiGene Breaks Ground on New Facility in Hopewell

New Jersey Business Magazine

BeiGene, Ltd, a global biotechnology company, announced the groundbreaking of its flagship U.S. manufacturing and clinical R&D center at the Princeton West Innovation Campus in Hopewell. The initial phase of construction is expected to include approximately 400,000 square feet of dedicated commercial-stage biologic pharmaceutical manufacturing space, with capacity for up to 16,000 liters of biologics formula. BeiGene intends to recruit …

Rutgers Researchers Partner with Cultivated Meat Company to Create Sustainable, Environmentally Friendly, Low-Cost Meat

Trevor Rutledge-Leverenz | Rutgers

A pair of Rutgers researchers are teaming up to combat climate change and worldwide hunger at the same time. Yong Mao, associate research professor and lead biologist in the Laboratory for Biomaterials Science at Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences, and Joseph Freeman, professor, director of the Musculoskeletal Regeneration Laboratory, and graduate program director of biomedical engineering in Rutgers School …

Governor Murphy to Lead Economic Mission Trip to Ireland

Office of the Governor | Press Release

PATERSON – New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will lead a four day, two-city economic mission trip to Ireland in April. The delegation will visit Dublin and Cork, two of Ireland’s largest cities and economic engines, both globally recognized for their thriving technology, life sciences, financial services, and research sectors. As one of the United States’ largest trading partners, the mission …

Eisai Opens New U.S. HQ at ON3 Campus; will bring 800 jobs to Nutley

Linda Lindner | ROI-NJ

Eisai Inc., the U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Japan’s Eisai Co. Ltd., officially relocated its U.S. headquarters from Woodcliff Lake to the ON3 complex in Nutley. The move brings approximately 800 jobs to the area and, at full capacity, the new state-of-the-art facility will accommodate 1,300 employees. SJP Project Solutions led the buildout of the new location along with ON3 developer Prism Capital …

Biopharma Giant Gilead Planning Major Expansion in N.J.

Tom Bergeron | ROI-NJ

Gilead, the global biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Foster City, California, is looking to greatly expand its presence in New Jersey, where it intends to create an East Coast hub that eventually will employ 500 people, company officials told ROI-NJ. Gilead, which came to Morris Plains in the fall of 2020 — when it purchased Immunomedics in a $21 billion cash deal — …

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