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2021/02/02

WuXi STA to Purchase Bristol Myers Squibb Manufacturing Facility in Couvet, Switzerland

NEW YORK & SHANGHAI -- Bristol Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY) and WuXi STA – a subsidiary of WuXi AppTec – today announced that WuXi STA has agreed to purchase Bristol Myers Squibb’s manufacturing facility in Couvet, Switzerland. The Couvet site will be the first facility in Europe for WuXi STA, a leading Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization. The acquisition will enhance WuXi STA’s existing capabilities while growing capacity to support its partners’ life-saving work.

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2020/12/02

WuXi AppTec Recognized by Frost & Sullivan with 2020 Global Customer Value Leadership Award

SHANGHAI, December 2, 2020 -- WuXi AppTec, a leading global provider of R&D and manufacturing enabling services in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, today announced that it has received the 2020 Global Customer Value Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan, a global business research and consulting firm. This marks the fourth consecutive year WuXi AppTec has been recognized by Frost & Sullivan for its leadership and innovative services.

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2020/12/01

ViGeneron and WuXi Advanced Therapies Enter Strategic Manufacturing Partnership for Next-Generation Ophthalmic Gene Therapy

December 1, 2020 – Philadelphia, PA and Munich, Germany – ViGeneron, a gene therapy company, and WuXi Advanced Therapies Inc. (WuXi ATU), a leading Contract, Testing, Development and Manufacturing Organization (CTDMO), today announced a strategic partnership to accelerate production for the clinical development of VG901, a next-generation ophthalmic gene therapy program.

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2020/11/18

WuXi Advanced Therapies Expands Philadelphia Campus with New State-of-The-Art Testing Laboratory

November 18, 2020 - Philadelphia, PA - WuXi Advanced Therapies Inc. (WuXi ATU) – a business unit of WuXi AppTec offering end-to-end contract services for the cell and gene therapies industry – today announced the completion of a facility expansion that will triple its advanced testing capacity at the company’s Philadelphia Navy Yard campus. The expanded laboratory will provide much needed testing services for cell and gene therapy and biotherapy clients globally. This will especially enable WuXi ATU to provide fully integrated contract testing, development and manufacturing services for advanced therapies clients and thus advance its mission to bring life-saving treatments to patients in need in the shortest possible turn-around-time, and assured quality and quantity.

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2020/11/12

WuXi Advanced Therapies Expands Services to Include High-Quality and Cost-Effective R&D and GMP Plasmid DNA

November 12, 2020 – Philadelphia, PA - WuXi Advanced Therapies Inc. (WuXi ATU) today announced the expansion of its Cell & Gene Therapy Platforms with capabilities to provide high-quality and cost-effective supplies of R&D and GMP Plasmids. WuXi ATU is a business unit of WuXi AppTec and a leading global Contract Testing, Development and Manufacturing Organization (CTDMO) offering end-to-end contract services for the cell and gene therapy industry. With these enhanced capabilities, WuXi ATU can assist customers worldwide in overcoming current plasmid DNA supply constraints by providing a direct source and expediting the R&D and manufacturing process of cell and gene therapy applications.

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