Development Services

From analytical development to drug substance and drug product development and
scale-up, we have the capabilities to help your scientific discovery advance to its next key milestone and beyond.

Learn more about development services at our Gaithersburg, MD facility.

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Perfecting Your Formula

Whether you lead a small group of inspired scientists or a global pharmaceutical powerhouse, you share a common objective: To overcome every obstacle in the way of your product's success. 

Having an experienced hand at your side can make all the difference, especially when navigating the ups and downs of advanced drug development and manufacturing. Since 1998, Emergent BioSolutions has been a trusted, go-to source for solving some of the most complex and critical challenges in public health. 

Wherever you are in your journey, whatever challenges you face, our CDMO experts and resources are ready to go to work for you. 

Let's get started with your next clinical or commercial candidate. Your new formula for success awaits.  


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A look inside our Center of Excellence for Development Services

From analytical development to drug substance and drug product process development and scale-up, we can help advance your clinical candidate to its next key milestone and beyond. Take a look inside...

Finding the Right CDMO Partner for Tech Transfer

Regardless of where a drug candidate is in the development pipeline, performing a technology transfer (tech transfer) presents unique challenges for the partners involved.Overcoming these challenges...

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Emergent BioSolutions Secures Multi-Year Development and Manufacturing Agreement with Providence Therapeutics for its mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate, PTX-COVID19-B

  • Total baseline value for Emergent is approximately $90 million USD, further expanding the collaboration between the companies, which began in February 2021

GAITHERSBURG, Md. and CALGARY, Alberta,...

Emergent CDMO Services


Development Services

  • Process Development
  • Analytical Development
  • Formulation Development
  • non-GMP lab-scale manufacturing

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Drug Substance Manufacturing

  • Clinical and Commercial Scale
  • Upstream and Downstream Processing
  • Single-Use Systems
  • Multiple Platform Technologies

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Drug Product Manufacturing

  • Liquid and Lyophilized Products
  • Vials and Prefilled Syringes
  • Commercial Packaging: Labeling, Inspection, Distribution
  • Product and Stability Testing
  • High containment product filling capability (live viral and non-viral)

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Interested in Starting a Project?

If you are interested in potentially starting a project with Emergent, want to find out more information about Emergent, or would like to have us contact you for any reason, please use this web form to send us information or questions, or call us toll-free at 1-800-441-4225