Announcements

Submitted on 08/25/2017 8:39 AM (Updated: 10/11/2018 9:49 AM)
Registration is now open for the 08 November 2018 PACT Web Seminar Issues Involved in Starting CAR T Cell Manufacturing. Click here to register. The Web Seminar eflyer and information regarding CE credit can be found on the Education > PACT Web Seminars page.
Submitted on 09/13/2018 12:30 PM (Updated: 09/13/2018 12:34 PM)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   The NHLBI-led Cure Sickle Cell Initiative engages PACT to accelerate the development of promising genetic therapies. Learn more at https://curingsicklecell.nhlbi.nih.gov.
Submitted on 08/08/2018 4:11 PM (Updated: 08/10/2018 4:05 PM)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Under the aegis of the NIH Regenerative Medicine Innovation Project (RMIP), NIH is establishing a Regenerative Medicine Innovation Catalyst (RMIC) to catalyze the efficient development of safe and...
Submitted on 02/01/2017 12:30 PM (Updated: 06/19/2018 9:44 AM)
Registration is now closed for the June 19, 2018 PACT Web Seminar, Development of GMP Cell Manufacturing of Cardiac Stem Cells. The web seminar handouts are now posted and can be found on the Education > PACT Web Seminars page.    
Submitted on 04/25/2018 12:13 PM
The 30 January 2018 FDA CTLM summary and slides are now available and posted to Education > Conferences/Workshops.
Submitted on 03/22/2018 9:51 AM (Updated: 04/25/2018 12:07 PM)
Integrated Training in Development and Clinical Practice of Cell Based Therapies at the University of Minnesota. For more information go to Education > Conferences/Workshops.
Submitted on 09/09/2016 11:25 AM (Updated: 04/25/2018 12:06 PM)
The NHLBI-funded PACT program was recently renewed. Contracts were awarded to the following Cell Processing Facilities:  Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX) Center for Biomedicine and Genetics, City of Hope (Duarte, CA) Moffitt Cancer Center (Tampa, FL) Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute Cellular Manufacturing Program (ISCI-CMP), University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine (Miami, FL) University of Minnesota Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics ...
Submitted on 05/25/2017 9:30 AM (Updated: 04/25/2018 12:06 PM)
The BEST Collaborative is seeking participations from cell processing laboratories Managers/Directors in a brief survey by July 1, 2017. This short survey is focused on novel cell therapy manufacturing and can be accessed by clicking here. The informative survey collects manufacturing data for similar products across institutions worldwide. In addition to providing information on various processing practices, the survey could facilitate collaboration across the globe. Survey results will be...