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Stephen
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Stephen Brown

Stephen Brown was previously CTO and co-manager of CMO activities for Vivalis, based in Nantes, Western France. He has worked in the biopharmaceutical industry for 31 years. Prior to Vivalis, Dr Brown was Director, Biological Process Development for Merial and before that, responsible for the Gene Vector Manufacturing site at Transgène, France. Stephen Brown held a postdoctoral position at the ETH Zurich, Switzerland and  received his Ph.D. in Fermentation Technology from the University of Kent at Canterbury, UK and holds a B.Sc. in Microbiology from the University of Wales (University College Cardiff), UK. Steve is an active member of the Parenteral Drug Association, where he is a member of the PDA Biotechnology Advisory Board and several technically oriented task forces.

Stephen Brown
Chief Technical Officer
Vivalis
6 rue Alain Bombard
44800 Saint Herblain
Nantes
France
Telephone        : +33.228.07.37.10
Fax                  : +33.228.07.37.11
Email               : stephenbrown@vivalis.com

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