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REACH | Bioreactors for cell therapy

To make successful therapies available to all patients it is necessary to grow these cells in a fast, safe and controlled manner, while minimizing the costs for production. Together, the partners in REACH work towards a novel bioreactor system that will make the production of cell therapies easier and more cost-efficient.



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