A series A round of fundraising totalling over €1 million has been closed by VitriCell, a biotech company, which will enable the launch of products based on a new cell cryopreservation method, aseptic vitrification. Read more


ReNeuron Group has announced that the FDA has approved the cryopreserved formulation of its human retinal progenitor cell (hRPC) therapeutic candidate, which enables it to be frozen for shipping and storage and thawed at the point of clinical use. Read more


Linkam Scientific Instruments has reported on the use of its FDCS196 and DSC600 stages for cell microencapsulation and immunoisolation research at the University of South Carolina (USC), US. Read more