Greater Philadelphia: Where Suburban Living and Employment in a Cutting-Edge Industry Easily Go Hand-in-Hand

Eleven highly connected counties comprise Greater Philadelphia, and spread throughout the entire region are employers dedicated to the discovery, commercialization, and delivery of cell and gene therapies. The result is accessibility to rewarding employment opportunities regardless of preference for urban, suburban, or rural living.

Discovery, Accessibility and Affordability: Three Reasons to Join the Thousands of Cell & Gene Therapy Employees Already Working in Greater Philadelphia

For the nearly 5,000 employees working cell & gene therapy who call Philadelphia home, it has proven to be the best of both worlds with attributes that satisfy both your personal and professional life.

Philadelphia’s Talent Pipeline Collaborative Readies Region For Cell And Gene Therapy Job Growth

Claire Greenwood, Executive Director, CEO Council for Growth, and Patricia Day, Manager, Leadership Engagement, the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia elaborate on the creation of the Life Science Talent Pipeline Collaborative in an op-ed originally published at

Region’s Reputation for Cell & Gene Therapy Grew in 2020

The Greater Philadelphia region’s reputation as a center for the cell and gene therapy industry grew in 2020 as breakthrough research from industry academia pioneers is increasingly complemented by strong capital investment and real estate projects meeting the specialized land, building, and lab development needs of start-up, scaling and relocating companies.


According to research from biopharma database company DealForma (as of December 9, 2020), the Greater Philadelphia region saw 49 life sciences investment deals in 2020, valued at more than $12 billion, including six in the cell and gene therapy space totaling $4.5 billion. Among the cell and gene therapy investment […]

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