- The range of services provided in niche and core therapeutic areas
- Methods of performance improvement or introduction of new services to Asia
- Attention to and quality of relationships with clients in Asia
- Reaching of milestones and final / ongoing outcomes
- Building and maintaining existing and long term partnerships in Asia
The finalists for the best CMO award are:
- Boehringer Ingelheim
- Pfizer Centresource
- Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies
- DSM BioSolutions
The winner for the Best Contract Manufacturing Organization Award is DSM BioSolutions.
DSM BioSolutions offers CMO development and manufacturing services related to cGMP microbial fermentation. Our production platforms have been developed for a large variety of micro-organisms ranging from pharmaceutical proteins to metabolites and enzymes.
DSM differentiates itself by:
- Ability to scale-up to large scale fermentors which results in significantly lower COGS;
- Usage of the DSM Biotechnology Center (>450 scientists) active in the field of genetics, strain development, process and analytical development;
- Offering a true "one-stop-shop", including cGMP chemistry, "fill-and-finish" services and mammalian cell cultures CMO activities.