Automation and single-use systems in cell & gene therapy manufacture: Realizing the potential
Dr Qasim Rafiq, Assistant Professor in Bioprocess Engineering at Aston University, UK
This Spotlight focuses on answering the key questions facing those grappling with how to use automation in the production of their cell and gene therapy candidates. At what stage in process development should I first consider automated single-use systems? What impact can I expect automation to have on cost, quality and reproducibility?