Cobra Biologics Awarded with Bionow Project of the Year 2016

The North of England’s top achievers in the life science sector were celebrated on the evening of Thursday 24th November at the 15th Annual Bionow Awards.

Celebrating the crème-de-la-crème of life sciences talent in the North of England and sponsored by Manchester Science Partnerships, the awards ceremony recognised the biomedical industry’s highest achievers.

Around 400 people attended the gala dinner at The Mere Golf Resort and Spa, Cheshire, hosted by comedian and broadcaster Paul Sinha, one of the stars of the ITV quiz The Chase.

The team at Cobra is delighted to have won the Bionow award for Project of the Year 2016, sponsored by Waters Corporation, for the Cobra Tecrea collaboration project “Scalable AAV Production using Novel Hollow Fibre Bioreactors”. Performed under Innovate UK’s ‘Technology Inspired Innovation’, the project aimed to identify potential routes for significantly increasing productivity while reducing the cost of goods in the upstream areas for viral vector production.

Pictured: Dr Daniel Smith, CSO, and Peter Coleman, CEO, at the Awards Ceremony

Media Coverage:

Bionow press release including a list of winners

The Times SuperNorth supplement March 2017 - PDF download available here



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