life sciences philadelphia

As a leading hub of life sciences, Philadelphia is moving forward at an accelerated rate.

Greater Philadelphia’s biomedical cluster is the natural out-growth of the region’s proximity to the large pharmaceutical companies in southern New Jersey, the array of high-profile academic research and medical centers in Philadelphia and the region’s legacy chemical companies.

Philadelphia is home to more than 2,000 medical technology companies, 800+ life sciences companies and 15 major health systems. Moreover, around 80% of the nation’s top biotech and pharmaceutical companies have offices in Philadelphia. This region’s industry developments are not to be missed!

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Event Recap: The Inaugural @Philly Cell and Gene Therapy Annual Conference Sparks Excitement Among Greater Philadelphia’s Biotech Innovators

The Greater Philadelphia area has long been a vibrant hub of biotech and pharmaceutical industry. Over the last three decades, scientists and entrepreneurs in the Greater Philadelphia region have held the global leadership in the discovery and development of Cell and Gene therapies. Four FDA-approved therapies have originated here, including the first cell therapy (Kymriah®) […]

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