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Cell and Gene Therapies Account for a Large Portion of the Therapeutics Market

Posted by BioAgilytix / / Gene Therapy, Industry Update

Cell and gene therapies have gone through a growth spurt in the last decade. According to data from the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM), during the first three quarters of 2020, regenerative medicine research and development broke records at nearly $16 billion in global financing. From the treatment of knee injuries to osteoarthritis, certain cancers and even muscular dystrophy, advances in gene and cell therapies have definitely caught the attention of medical professionals, and for good reason. Cell and Gene Therapies Account for a Large Portion of Therapeutic Market Share…

BioAgilytix Team Q&A: Meet Chris Carlin

Posted by BioAgilytix / / BioAgilytix Insight, CRO Selection

Tell us a little about your background and how you came to join BioAgilytix. My first wet lab experience was gained during my undergrad studies at Bowdoin College in southern Maine. I majored in biology and completed an honors thesis through an exploratory study of an uncharacterized genetic locus in a pathogenic yeast. Thereafter, I moved to Boston and worked for three years at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, where I analyzed expression profiles of proteases in the blood cells of HIV+ patients. I then transitioned into…

BioAgilytix Team Q&A: Meet Reema Davis

Posted by BioAgilytix / / BioAgilytix Insight, CRO Selection

Tell us a little about your background and how you came to join BioAgilytix. I did my doctoral and postdoctoral training in Cell Biology. My fascination with blood and lymphatic vessels led me to research their genetic make-up and related diseases, in hopes to find potential drug targets. During my research I trained extensively in cell-based work including but not limited to gene expression studies, intracellular signaling, cellular staining, transduction, all of which helped me build a strong foundation of transferable skills. I interviewed at BioAgilytix through Hannah Powell’s referral…

BioAgilytix Team Q&A: Meet Nikhil Soni

Posted by BioAgilytix / / BioAgilytix Insight, CRO Selection

Tell us a little about your background and how you came to join BioAgilytix. Some of my friends at my previous job joined BAL and told me about how much they liked it here. What is your current role, and how has it evolved since joining the team? Scientist III/BPM. Since joining the team I’ve had 4 analysts and scientists added under me. Along with that I’ve been given the responsibility of managing all aspects of multiple large studies. This has given me a lot of experience in both project…