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GlaxoSmithKline Unveils $120 Million Renovation at Upper Merion Campus

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is making major changes at its Upper Merion East campus. On Wednesday, the global healthcare giant revealed the completion of a $120 million renovation […]

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Why the $4.3 Billion Spark Therapeutics Deal Is Still Delayed

This week, Swiss multinational healthcare company Roche announced yet another delay in the company’s intended $4.3 billion acquisition of Philadelphia-based gene therapy company Spark Therapeutics. Spark […]

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Biotech Tour: Inside the New Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing

In May, Thomas Jefferson University opened the doors to a Philadelphia first — the Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing (JIB). With the potential to help fill the local workforce […]

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NextUp: The Local Company Making Medicine Taste Better

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email qmuse@phillymag.com […]

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Here’s What’s Missing From Philly’s Bustling Life Sciences Scene

Philadelphia’s life sciences community is amidst a renaissance that has been decades in the making. The city boasts a number of scientific firsts and has served as […]

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How Pharma Companies Can Fix Their Reputation Problem

You won’t find a single pharmaceutical company on Forbes’ list of America’s ten most reputable companies of 2019. The Gallup Poll isn’t too promising either. […]