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Covering the whole development process for the global biotechnology industry
Bioprocessing begins upstream, most often with culturing of animal or microbial cells in a range of vessel types (such as bags or stirred tanks) using different controlled feeding, aerating, and process strategies.
Cell Culture Media
Perfusion Cell Culture
Upstream Contract Services
Upstream Single-Use Technologies
Beginning with harvest of material from a bioreactor, downstream processing removes or reduces contaminants to acceptable levels through several steps that typically include centrifugation, filtration, and/or chromatographic technologies.
Downstream Contract Services
Downstream Single-Use Technologies
Drug products combine active pharmaceutical ingredients with excipients in a final formulation for delivery to patients in liquid or lyophilized (freeze-dried) packaged forms — with the latter requiring reconstitution in the clinical setting.
Manufacturing Contract Services
Many technologies are used to characterize biological products, manufacturing processes, and raw materials. The number of options and applications is growing every day — with quality by design (QbD) giving impetus to this expansion.
Even as it matures, the biopharmaceutical industry is still a highly entrepreneurial one. Partnerships of many kinds — from outsourcing to licensing agreements to consultancies — help companies navigate this increasingly global business environment.
Pre-Clinical and Clinical Trials
The Market Need for Reconstitution Systems
The Expanding Role of Biologics in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Design and Performance of Viral Clearance Studies
Products, Services, and Literature
Considerations for Aseptic Filling of Parenterals
Building Process Control into Chromatographic Purification of Viruses, Part 1
Chromatography Advisor #6
An Experimental Approach to Optimization of Ultrafiltration
Aggregation Analysis of Therapeutic Proteins, Part 1