- Top Companies
Four of the top-5 vaccine manufacturers have set up shop in North Carolina (Merck, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and Novartis) -- and at least 15 are developing or making vaccines.
- Quality Workforce
The recent opening of the $1 billion, 430,000-square-foot Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics manufacturing plant in Holly Springs brought more than 350 jobs, most being filled by graduates of our biomanufacturing programs.
- Educational Infrastructure
We've built unique institutions specializing in biomanufacturing, such as BTEC and BRITE, and incorporated numerous other universities and community colleges. Or visit NCBioImpact specifically for vaccine product biomanufacturing.
|Malcolm Thomas talks about growth of Arbovax, enabled by the state's life-science community.||Norris Tolson tells us why he's excited about vaccine technology.||Why would a major vaccine company come to NC? Bill Bullock answers this question.|
Vaccine Industry Success Stories
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