"CMC Biologics is delighted to provide its CHEF1 expression system to OBT," said Mads Laustsen, Chief Scientific Officer of CMC Biologics. "We believe the advantages of the CHEF1 system will help OBT generate cell lines in a highly efficient and effective way."
About Oxford BioTherapeutics
Oxford BioTherapeutics (OBT) is a leading international biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative antibody-based cancer medicines, with integrated diagnostics, against novel targets that it has discovered in its unique OGAP® proteomic database. OBT accesses leading antibody technologies and expertise through its partnerships with many of the world leaders in antibody development, including the BMS (Medarex) HuMAb platform, the Amgen (Abgenix) Xenomouse™ platform, the transgenic phage technology of Alere (formerly Biosite) and the POTELLIGENT® Technology of BioWa, and through its development alliances with GSK and Sanofi-Aventis. OBT's diagnostic collaboration with Alere also provides the opportunity to develop tailored diagnostics for OBT's therapeutic products. These partnerships have enabled OBT to use its unique position to convert its novel oncology targets into a highly attractive pipeline of therapeutic antibodies. OBT's pipeline will deliver innovative and cost-effective first-in-class medicines to fulfil major unmet patient needs in the field of cancer.
For further information, please see www.OxfordBioTherapeutics.com
About CMC Biologics
CMC Biologics (www.cmcbio.com) is a dedicated contract biopharmaceutical manufacturing and development organization with facilities in Copenhagen, Denmark and Seattle, Washington, USA. CMC Biologics specializes in custom services for scale up and cGMP manufacture of protein-based therapeutics for pr
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