Member Spotlight by Andelyn Biosciences
Provide us with a brief summary of your business’ services
Andelyn Biosciences (https://www.andelynbio.com/) is a pioneering gene therapy organization born out of Nationwide Children’s Hospital that helps clients innovate and produce new gene therapies in order to transform, extend and save lives.
Andelyn has partnered in over 60+ US, EU and ROW clinical trials including the innovation of Zolgensma – the first FDA approved gene therapy for Spinal Muscular Atrophy. (https://rb.gy/myghbj) The name “Andelyn” was chosen to pay tribute to two patients that participated in pivotal clinical trials for Zolgensma. Their combined names serve as a reminder that while Andelyn is a biotech business, the patient is always first.
Andelyn Biosciences supports clients from preclinical through Phase 3 trials. A 200,000 square-foot late stage and commercial manufacturing facility will be operational in mid-2022, allowing Andelyn to be a full spectrum Gene Therapy partner.
Our capabilities include Viral Vector process and analytical development, small to large scale GMP manufacturing, Fill/Finish and quality release testing. We also offer plasmid manufacturing services and vector development (GMP, Tox grade and R&D).
Our experts can help take you through all stages of making your ideas reality, reducing the need and time for tech transfers. We are your trusted partner for accelerating the development and manufacturing of innovative therapies to bring more treatments to more patients.
Tell us about your company’s mission and values
Pioneering Solutions that turn Hope into Reality.
Accelerating the Development and Manufacturing of Innovative Therapies to bring more Treatments to more Patients.
What are the services you use the most (or are looking forward to using) from the Columbus Chamber?
Brand awareness and visibility, as well as specialized consultative resources pertaining to federal and local government relations. We hope to utilize savings opportunities, advertise career opportunities, and obtain business development and marketing strategy support.
How do you stay engaged with trends that you see in your industry?
Utilizing various business and scientific news feed outlets, sharing interesting findings and articles within our organization, use SEO, viewing webinars, attending conferences (virtual and in-person), networking, engaging with clients, and keeping an eye on competitors.
What is your company culture like?
We are creating an environment where every employee can make tremendous contributions. A company where leadership, excellence, innovation, integrity, teamwork, and compassion, are at the core of our values.
What does it take to be a successful employee at your company?
An open-minded team-oriented person with high character, a solid educational foundation who loves learning, and who is willing to embrace change.
What makes Columbus such a great place to do business?
The abundant sources for talent, it is a growing vibrant and enjoyable city that has an aspirational and inclusive culture. Fun Fact: Eleven Fortune 1000 headquarters operations reside within the City of Columbus.