Updates from Syncona and our portfolio companies
Freeline is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian M. Silver as Chief Financial Officer and Head of Corporate Development. Brian will be based in New York, as the Company establishes offices in the United States.
Gyroscope Therapeutics (Gyroscope) and Freeline Therapeutics (Freeline) are partnering with two research organisations, NHSBT's Clinical Biotechnology Centre (CBC) and the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI), to develop and design a manufacturing platform to produce novel (adeno-associated virus) AAV gene therapies. The consortium has been awarded £1.1m funding by Innovate UK over a period of 2 years.
Freeline will develop a ‘next-generation’ therapy platform at the Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult’s UK-based large-scale GMP manufacturing centre. Company will further develop proprietary viral vector manufacturing technology for bleeding and other disorders.