GMP Summer School

Attention students in pharmaceutical and biomedical lab technology! Are you eager to immerse yourself in a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) environment and learn directly from seasoned experts in the field? Look no further! We invite you to join us for the GMP Summer School—an exciting opportunity to gain invaluable hands-on experience and knowledge in a […]

Knowledge for Growth

Save the date! From May 15 to 16, 2024, is organizing their annual conference ‘Knowledge for Growth’ in Antwerp. Once again this year they invited us to host the panel debate.  Find more information on the conference here.  We hope to see you there!

ATMP Supply Chain Conference

The second ATMP Supply Chain Conference, organized by at.las on February 8, brought together more than 120 specialists from both the logistics sector and the pharmaceutical industry. The event featured engaging discussions and insightful presentations focused on the manufacturing and transportation of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs), personalized medicines that hold significant promise in modern […]

A GMP Audit Checklist to qualify your Raw Materials and Suppliers for ATMP manufacturing

When manufacturing an ATMP it is important to pay attention to the choice of raw materials used. These materials influence the entire process, from IMPD to market authorization. Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) guidelines contain important considerations, but what does this mean in practice for the ATMP manufacturer? How to take into account the origin, traceability […]

Interview with Guy Wouters, founder and CEO of Fat-Stem

Fat-Stem is the first company in Europe to use adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells for therapeutic use in animals. We spoke with Guy Wouters, founder and CEO of Fat-Stem, about how it all started, how the company grew and how the company operates today. He gives us insight into the regulatory framework for cell therapies in […]

Digitize Your ATMP Production Process: Is It Worth It?

As with other drug molecules, ATMP’s have to comply to the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) guidelines, which require the meticulous assessment of both quality and consistency of the end product. This needs a careful monitoring of the entire manufacturing process, which is both a challenge and an opportunity for the ATMP field. Investing in efficient, […]

at.las academy online!

We created the at.las academy. This online ATMP platform is home to all at.las content- such as webinar recordings, testimonials from colleague developers or point of view articles- and to our new e-learning module, where you can learn from expert experiences. The academy is a collaborative project. If you have content to share, get in […]

BIO.BE Webinar on ‘ATMP: Belgian legislation at a glance’

Bio.Be Webinar

About 2 years ago a milestone was set in the Belgian Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (“ATMP”) legislation. The publication took place on October 30th 2018, modifying the law of December 19th 2008 regarding the collection and use of human body material for the purpose of human therapeutic applications or scientific research. This law enables progress […]

The Center of Cell therapy and Regenerative Medicine (CCRG) of UZA/UAntwerpen

Within the CCRG, the University of Antwerp and the UZA collaborate on the development of immunotherapies. These are treatments that wake up the immune system and makes the body stronger in its fight against cancer. Since 2005, they started with the administration of the first safe experimental therapy to patients with different types of cancers […]