April 20, 2014

Security of supply program for chromatography media

Chromatography media (resins) are a critical raw material for manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals. As chromatography media usually are singlesourced, its supply security is of key concern for the pharmaceutical industry.  In view of global financial uncertainties and recent natural disasters, such as the earthquake and tsunami in Japan 2011, we are reminded of how vulnerable today’s supply chains can be to unforeseen external incidents. 

Tags: sourcing; bioprocess development, emergency preparedness, poster, resins, media, chromatography, supply, security