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Accelerating Vaccine Production: Unlocking Efficiency and Scale with Microcarriers

In the world of vaccine manufacturing, achieving the highest level of efficiency and consistent output is imperative. Seen especially when addressing the urgent demand for widespread immunisation, combating infectious diseases, and responding to global health crises. An article published by Cell Culture Dish, outlined the recent innovations in accelerating vaccine production from Vero cells [...]

By |2023-06-30T01:02:38+00:00June 30th, 2023|General News|0 Comments

Cultured Meat Officially Approved for Sale in the US

An exciting progression in the world of artificial meat was announced a few days ago as cultured meat products were officially approved by the USDA for commercial sale in the US. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is the US authority responsible for developing laws and approvals surrounding farming, forestry and food. [...]

By |2023-06-22T06:30:49+00:00June 22nd, 2023|General News|0 Comments

The Role of Microcarriers in Advancing Exosome Production from Stem Cells

Recent studies have identified the increasingly prevalent advantages of microcarriers when used in the production of Extracellular Vesicles (EVs), in particular, exosomes. These are used for intercellular communication, cell-to-cell signalling, tissue repair and various other purposes. This article gives a summary of these respective papers, both published within the past few years, which [...]

By |2023-06-21T03:50:44+00:00June 21st, 2023|General News|0 Comments

GEN News: Australia Boosts Bioprocessing with Government Grants

An article published yesterday by Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) placed Smart MCs in the spotlight as a key Australian player in the bioprocessing sphere. The article features an exclusive interview with Smart MCs CEO Payar Radfar, discussing the company’s achievement securing a major government grant for an automated production line. Industry [...]

By |2023-06-15T06:29:02+00:00June 15th, 2023|Smart MCs' News|0 Comments

Unleashing Global Potential: Smart MCs attends ISCT Paris 2023 Conference

Following an invigorating and insightful event, Smart MCs has returned from the 2023 International Society for Cell & Gene Therapy (ISCT) Conference, held in Paris, France. With the aim to collaborate among industry leaders, discover new innovations in the field of life sciences, and explore new business opportunities [...]

By |2023-06-09T05:06:27+00:00June 9th, 2023|Conference & Presentations, Smart MCs' News|0 Comments

Race for Sustainable Protein: Companies Compete to Develop the Superior Cultured or Artificial Meat

A global competition conducted by XPRIZE titled ‘Feed the Next Billion’ (FTNB), has announced its six finalists for companies in the alternative meat industry. XPRIZE is a non-profit organisation set up for the purpose of running competitions to award industry leaders for seeking to solve various global problems. One notable finalist was CellX, [...]

By |2023-06-21T04:34:04+00:00June 2nd, 2023|General News|0 Comments

Stem Cells Proposed as Key Component in the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis

An article recently published by GEN describes the unique benefits of stem cells when treating Multiple Sclerosis. Such discoveries support a growing demand for stem cell therapies and clinical applications of such techniques in the future. Supporting this requirement calls for higher adherent quantities of stem cells in clinical settings, therefore microcarriers are [...]

By |2023-06-21T04:15:34+00:00May 18th, 2023|General News|0 Comments

Smart MCs Exhibiting at ISCT Paris 2023 Conference

We are excited to announce Smart MCs will be exhibiting at the International Society for Cell & Gene Therapy (ISCT) 2023 Global Conference in Paris, France. Visit their website here to learn more. While there, we will be showcasing our research in the field of biotechnology and showcasing our microcarrier products to other [...]

By |2023-05-18T02:55:44+00:00April 28th, 2023|Conference & Presentations, Smart MCs' News|0 Comments

Smart MCs Receives Major Australian Government Grant to Establish $600k Advanced Microcarrier Production Line

Smart MCs, a biotech startup born out of the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) ecosystem, has been awarded an Accelerating Commercialisation government grant for their scaled up microcarrier production line, a project totalling $600K. Smart MCs has been awarded the Accelerating Commercialisation Grant by the [...]

By |2023-04-20T00:19:21+00:00April 20th, 2023|Smart MCs' News|0 Comments

Stiffness of Substrates Directs the Stem Cell Differentiation

An article published by The Scientist details the benefits between soft and stiff substrates for differing stem cell applications. See Original Article. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) possess enormous potential as they can differentiate into various types of cells including bone, cartilage, muscle, and fat. Recent research suggests that the stiffness of the extracellular environment [...]

By |2023-06-21T04:18:17+00:00April 13th, 2023|General News|0 Comments


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