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Production & Development Centre opened by Fujifilm Kyowa Kirin Biologics
February 26, 2013
Fujifilm Kyowa Kirin Biologics Co., Ltd.
FUJIFILM KYOWA KIRIN BIOLOGICS Co., Ltd (President and CEO: Hideaki Nomura) has established the Production & Development Centre, where research and development of biosimilar production processes are conducted.
The Production & Development Centre has cutting-edge equipment for researching and developing upstream and downstream processes. The centre acts as a core of research and development for the production activities. It is aimed at the creation of production processes for excellent quality and cost competitive biosimilars.
Outline of Production & Development Centre:
|Name||Production & Development Centre|
|Location||100-1 Hagiwara-cho, Takasaki-shi, Gunma 370-0013, Japan (at the Takasaki Plant of Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd.)|
|Scale||Two-storey reinforced concrete building occupying a land area of about 2,100m² and having a total floor area of about 2,500m²|
|Purpose||Research and development of biosimilar production processes|
|Opening date||December 10, 2012|
|Features||Has cutting-edge research and development equipments for the creation of biosimilar production processes including sophisticated analysis equipments for the process development work.|