Article | April 5, 2017

Flexible Design And Nimble Systems Help Prepare For A Biomedical Emergency

Source: CRB

Flexible Design And Nimble Systems Help Prepare For A Biomedical Emergency

By Allan Bream, Grace Linton, Matthew Khair and Jack Striebel

A global specialty biopharmaceutical company entered into a public-private contract worth $220 million with the Biomedical Advance Research and Development Authority (BARDA) in 2012. Its primary goal was to establish a Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing (CIADM) to address challenges encountered in developing biodefense medical countermeasures.