Topic: cancer meds

T-cell

Kite Pharma opens CAR-T cell manufacturing plant next to LA airport

The location of any pharma manufacturing plant is important--having it sited for optimal distribution--but Kite Pharma's new facility is being built to produce so-called CAR-T cell cancer treatments, which involves receiving from and then delivering individualized treated T cells to each patient. That is why Kite put its new plant next to an airport.