Press Releases


Media Contact:
Stephen Majors
Head of Global Communications
smajors@alliancerm.org


Media Contact:
Stephen Majors
Head of Global Communications
smajors@alliancerm.org

Alliance for Regenerative Medicine Promotes Michael Lehmicke to Senior Vice President, Science & Industry Affairs

July 19, 2023

Washington, DC

The Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM), the leading international advocacy organization representing the engineered cell therapy and genetic medicines sector, announced the promotion of Michael Lehmicke to Senior Vice President, Science & Industry Affairs, effective immediately.


Proposed joint clinical assessment methodology would have rejected nearly 90% of the ATMPs currently authorized in the EU

June 20, 2023

BRUSSELS

Without changes recognizing the unique characteristics of ATMPs, the EU’s new Joint Clinical Assessment will fail to deliver the next generation of transformative therapies to rare disease patients, according to the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine, EveryLife Foundation for Rare Diseases, and Rare Diseases International.


ARM Releases Statement on European Commission's Proposal to Revise EU Pharmaceuticals Legislation

April 27, 2023

Brussels, BE

The legislative revision is an opportunity for EU policymakers to help address the EU’s stagnation in ATMP clinical trials, company formation, and investment in comparison to the US and China. While the 26 April Commission proposal in some ways improves upon an earlier version, it still falls significantly short of building a sustainable future for the ATMP sector and providing access for EU patients.


ARM Releases Statement on MVP Act Re-Introduction

April 20, 2023

Washington, DC

Advancing value-based payment arrangements for cell and gene therapy has been a long-standing priority for ARM, and we view this as a step in the right direction to promoting access to cell and gene therapies for the Medicaid patients that need them.