PPD Expands GMP Lab in Athlone, Ireland

January 21, 2015
Applied Clinical Trials Editorial Staff

Applied Clinical Trials

Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) has expanded its good manufacturing practices (GMP) operations in Athlone, Ireland, by adding a new, state-of-the-art laboratory for cell-based assays to its existing portfolio of services at the facility.

PPD has expanded its good manufacturing practices (GMP) operations in Athlone, Ireland, by adding a new, state-of-the-art laboratory for cell-based assays to its existing portfolio of services at the facility. The new laboratory provides GMP bioassay testing with dedicated areas to support cell culture activities with multiple assay endpoint expertise. In addition to the new cell laboratory, the facility continues to provide fully integrated solutions for product development and analytical development, including analytical testing services in method development, validation, stability, and release and quality control testing. The facility also provides regulatory services, product licensing and marketed product support, including qualified person (QP) services for all drug dosage forms, with particular emphasis on inhalation and biopharmaceutical products. Read the full text here.