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Development of functioning in vitro lung assay for modelling Covid-19 infection

Newcells Biotech, experts in induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) differentiation and assay construction, have confirmed their human lung epithelium model as an effective platform for modelling SARS-CoV-2 infection and replication.  Their work alongside the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LTSM) Centre for Drugs and Diagnostics will be crucial in helping

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Newcells Biotech scales up its operations in The Biosphere

Newcells Biotech, a pioneering life-sciences spin-out that applies Human induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (hiPSCs) to develop assays for drug development, have consolidated their two laboratory sites into 500m2 of laboratory and co-located office space in The Biosphere, which forms part of the Newcastle Helix cluster.   The purpose-built space in the city centre site