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Q&A: Ben Franklin Tech Partners Is Doubling Down on Philly Life Sciences

Ben Franklin Technology Partners (BFTP) is a force for investment in the region’s early-stage tech companies. The organization has invested in 4,500 Pennsylvania-based tech companies since […]

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Biotech Tour: Inside University City’s BioLabs@CIC

BioLabs@CIC Philadelphia officially opened its doors to the Philadelphia community last fall. The member-based co-working chain joined uCity Square’s growing innovation corridor at 3675 Market Street, […]

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NextUp: WuXi AppTec Is Speeding Up Drug Development Worldwide

“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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A New Pharma Conference Is Coming to Philly This Summer

A new life sciences conference has chosen Philadelphia as its host. In August, pharma news hub Lincoln Health Network will host its first ever FWD Pharma […]

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NextUp: The Local Company Pioneering Gene Therapy for Pets

“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 Next for Gene Therapy

Gene therapy was once viewed as science fiction; the idea of using a person’s own genes to fight disease in the body was merely a […]

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Will New $100M Research Hub Strengthen Philadelphia’s Innovation District?

Gone are the days when developers just put up an office building. Amid a thriving life sciences and biotech ecosystem, developers in Philadelphia must now consider not […]

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Spark Therapeutics Head Says Life Sciences Has Come a Long Way on Diversity. But…

From the outside in, the life sciences industry appears to be a man’s world. At least, at the upper echelons of the industry, women are […]

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Why the Country’s Top Biotech Companies Are Flocking to Philadelphia

The leaders behind some of the most successful biotech companies in the country have chosen to grow their businesses in Philadelphia because, even when compared to […]

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Q&A: BIO CEO Jim Greenwood on Philadelphia’s Biotech Future

Next week, nearly 20,000 life sciences professionals from around the world will descend upon Philadelphia for the highly anticipated 2019 BIO International Convention. The mega […]

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Introducing NextHealth PHL: The News Hub for Philly’s Booming Life Sciences Scene

We are excited to unveil our latest vertical, NextHealth PHL, which will amplify the groundbreaking work of local scientists, doctors, and researchers who are ushering […]

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ThinkFest Preview: The Promise of Philly’s Biotech Boom

Philadelphia magazine’s annual festival of ideas — ThinkFest — takes place just two weeks from now on November 15th. The event will bring together some […]

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Penn to Pump $50M Into Philly Biotech Scene With New Pilot Program

Over the next three years, the University of Pennsylvania has plans to invest up $50 million in at least 10 biotech companies through an already […]