Article | June 8, 2017

Future-Proofing Your Single-Use Biomanufacturing Capacity

Source: GE Healthcare Life Sciences
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The pharmaceutical and biotech industry makes life-changing and life-giving medicines for patients across the globe. To ensure that we can meet demand, and not endanger patient safety, it is essential to have a strong and secure supply chain with the right suppliers to support the complete drug development lifecycle.

Currently, seven of the top ten drugs in the industry are biologics, and they are forming an increasing share in drug development pipelines. These biologics are often high value, niche drugs that need to be produced in small volume batches, which are well-suited to be manufactured using single-use technologies.