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Cell therapy companies

By Project team , on 1 June 2014

The BRITS team collected data on a total of 592 commercial cell therapy projects from Citeline’s Pharmaprojects database and linked these projects to a total of 235 companies, distributed across 22 countries. Figure 1 highlights the locations of cell therapy companies across the globe.

Figure 1: Geographical locations of cell therapy companies

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The geographical distribution of cell therapy companies the BRITS team collected data on is not an even distribution, and the overwhelming number of companies that commercialise cell therapies is located in North America (see figure 2).

 Figure 2: The geographical distribution of cell therapy companies

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The BRITS team’s analysis of the sizes of cell therapy companies highlights that, reflecting the industry’s early stage of development, the number of larger companies in the cell therapy R&D space is relatively small. Figure 3 provides an overview of the distribution of cell therapy companies by size.

Figure 3: Cell therapy companies by size

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