The Judges decided to award WuXi AppTec the 2014 ISPE Facility of the Year Award for Honorable Mention. It was deemed a noteworthy project deserving special recognition. WuXi AppTec has built up a biomanufacturing facility that meets cGMP standards of US, EU andChina, first of its kind in China. Taking advantage of fully disposable manufacturing technologies, the state-of-the-art facility is the first in the world to be capable of utilizing 100% disposable equipment for drug substance manufacturing. The plant incorporates three upstream cell culture bioreactor lines with flexible working volumes of 50-L(2), 200-L(2), 500-L, 1000-L and 2000-L(2), along with segregated suites for primary purification (before-viral) and final purification (post-viral). This facility gives WuXi AppTec the capacity, flexibility and quality desired to handle even the most demanding clinical production projects.
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