Navigation Links
2013 ISPE Facility of the Year Awards Program Names Novartis's United States Flu Cell Culture Facility as Overall Winner
Date:11/4/2013

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ISPE announced during the Plenary Session at its 2013 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. USA, that Novartis's United States Flu Cell Culture Facility is the Overall Winner of the 2013 Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA) program.

(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120912/DC73253LOGO )

Novartis's United States Flu Cell Culture Facility in Holly Springs, North Carolina, USA represents a breakthrough use of innovative technology and development of a large scale manufacturing process to produce seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccines. This innovative process breaks with the 50-year tradition of utilizing eggs for the method of growing the virus in favor of a ground-breaking cell culture technology that offers many potential advantages over the traditional manufacturing process for flu vaccines. These advantages include process raw materials that are readily available and not threatened by pandemic events and closed-system bioreactors that reduce the required biosafety level for the manufacturing space.

The proprietary technology at Novartis's United States Flu Cell Culture Facility enables flexible and fast start-up of vaccine manufacturing, offering rapid response to potential pandemic influenza threats while fulfilling the need for seasonal influenza vaccines. This project introduces a promising new path for vaccine production, and exemplifies the type of advancements in pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturing technology that the FOYA program seeks to recognize. In honor of this accomplishment, Novartis is named the 2013 Facility of the Year Awards Overall Winner

More information about Novartis's winning project, as well as the Facility of the Year Awards program in general, can be found at www.FacilityoftheYear.org.

About the Facility of the Year Awards Program
Sponsored by ISPE, the Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA) program recognizes state-of-the-art pharmaceutical manufacturing projects that utilize new and innovative technologies to enhance the delivery of a quality project, as well as reduce the cost of producing high-quality medicines. Now in its tenth year, the awards program effectively spotlights the accomplishments, shared commitment, and dedication of individuals in companies worldwide to innovate and advance pharmaceutical manufacturing technology for the benefit of all global consumers.

For more information, contact:

DANIELLE HOULD
ISPE Membership Marketing Communications Manager
+1-813-960-2105
dhould@ispe.org 
www.ISPE.org


'/>"/>
SOURCE ISPE
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. WuXi Manufacturing Facility Passes FDA Inspection
2. Comprehensive Care Corporation Announces Extension of $5 Million Credit Facility
3. SynergEyes Reports Minor Interruption at Manufacturing Facility
4. SRI International Completes Biosciences Facility Expansion in Shenandoah Valley, Virginia
5. Harlan Laboratories Continues Strategic Growth with Expansion of South European Services Facility
6. TPI Facility Received Official GMP Certificate
7. Piramal
8. Healthcare to Invest $ 11 Million in Hormonal Healthcare Production at its Morpeth, UK, Facility
9. US Representative Mike Fitzpatrick Tours US BioDesign Manufacturing Facility
10. Mylan Announces Completion of Transdermal Patch Facility Expansion Project in St. Albans, Vt.
11. BioReliance Opens New U.S. Clearance Services Laboratories; Completes Global Facility Upgrade Plan
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2017)... Sept. 19, 2017 HistoSonics, Inc., a venture-backed medical device company developing a non-invasive, ... tissues, announced three leadership team developments today:   ... ... ... Veteran medical device executive Josh Stopek , PhD, ...
(Date:9/18/2017)... R.I. , Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... the fields of bioinformatics and immune engineering, ... a protective avian influenza A (H7N9) vaccine. ... distantly related to seasonal influenza and presents ... rely on prior exposure to be effective. ...
(Date:9/12/2017)...  Consumer reviews on the independent review site Consumer Affairs ... company for hearing aids, ranking it higher than Miracle Ear ... ... For Hearing Aids ... online store that provides high performance, state-of-the-art, German-engineered hearing aids directly ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:9/22/2017)... ... September 22, 2017 , ... “Letters From Home”: a moving compilation of ... value to God. “Letters From Home” is the creation of published author, John Allred, ... Cabinet of Jerry Savelle Ministries International, who has traveled and ministered on four continents. ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... With ProSlideshow Portrait from Pixel Film Studios creating ... can select from up to two layers of subject matter along with fully customizable ... within Final Cut Pro X. , With ProSlideshow Portrait each user are ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... 21, 2017 , ... The American Addiction Treatment Association (AATA) ... in the addiction treatment industry entitled: Special Investigations Unit (SIU) – What ... state and federal governments are increasingly scrutinizing the addiction treatment industry for fraudulent ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... Ca (PRWEB) , ... September 21, 2017 , ... Bill ... services to its customers, and give back to the community. For over 37 years, ... the most successful companies serving plumbing in San Diego. They were chosen ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... Preora Diagnostics Inc. ... screening tests, has received two prestigious recognitions that acknowledge the promise of its ... Preora has been named a Top 100 Finalist for the 16th annual ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):