Join

or

Existing user? Login

Life sciences

Advanced therapy medicinal products fastest growing area of biopharma, says report

Employment in the UK’s gene therapy business, and other advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMPs) was the only part of the biopharma sector to witness an increase in jobs in the past five years, according to a government published on August 4 2017.

ATMPs, which include gene therapy, somatic cell therapy and tissue engineered products, had more than a 30% rise in employment between 2011 and 2016, according to the revised official annual update on the state of the biopharma and medical technology industries published by the Department of Health, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and the Office for Life Sciences.

At the same time the sector’s small molecules and vaccines business saw a decline in both staff employment and turnover, the revised report revealed.

The report said that most of the jobs in the life science industry, core biopharma and medical technology are found in the south east of England.

Some 39% of all life science employees are in the south east and east of England, it said.

The 2016 report, the eighth annual state-of-the-art report of its kind, was originally published in April 2017, but was revised in August following editing changes to remove errors and improve its language.

Citation: Electronicjuice DOI: 10.1211/PJ.2017.20203377

Have your say

For commenting, please login or register as a user and agree to our Community Guidelines. You will be re-directed back to this page where you will have the ability to comment.

Recommended from Pharmaceutical Press

  • Patient Care in Community Practice

    Patient Care in Community Practice is a unique, practical guide for healthcare professionals or carers. Covers a range of non-medicinal products suitable for use at home.

    £22.00
  • Good Pharmacovigilance Practice Guide

    An essential guide on pharmacovigilance of medicinal products for human use. Practical advice for developing effective pharmacovigilance systems.

    £38.00
  • Essentials of Nonprescription Medications and Devices

    Essentials of Nonprescription Medications and Devices provides a quick, comprehensive reference of products available for self-care.

    £33.00
  • Basic Pharmacokinetics

    A clear and concise basic pharmacokinetics textbook. Shows how to apply the principles to achieve successful drug therapy.

    £54.00
  • FASTtrack: Pharmacology

    FASTtrack: Pharmacology is a study guide providing an account of drug action, as well as dealing with molecular pharmacology at a more advanced level.

    £25.00

Search an extensive range of the world’s most trusted resources

Powered by MedicinesComplete
  • Print
  • Share
  • Comment
  • Save

Supplementary images

  • Researchers in laboratory

Newsletter Sign-up

Want to keep up with the latest news, comment and CPD articles in pharmacy and science? Subscribe to our free alerts.

pillsbank.net

adulttorrent.org/details/ruinterrible

bulksteroid.com