Drug Product


Clinical Manufacturing

Whether you’re looking for small volumes of material to continue your clinical trials, or large-scale production for a commercial therapy, Emergent will manufacture to support all phases of the product lifecycle.

  • Systems designed to minimize losses and maximize finished product volumes
  • Large selection of pre-qualified vials, stoppers, and syringes to reduce development and pre-production timelines
  • Viral/non-viral fill-finish capabilities
  • State-of-the-art aseptic filling systems
    • Groninger® FlexPro 50 (syringes, cartridges and vials) 
    • Vanrx® (vials) up to 7 days of continuous campaign filling 
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Commercial Manufacturing

We currently fill over 40 commercial products for our customers with several more products pending approval.

  • Flexible fill lines supporting most major syringe sizes for your fill liquid or lyophilized product, with flex-fill expansion underway
  • Commercial product distribution is secure with our worldwide distribution team
  • Large footprint for finished drug product packaging
  • 20 years of commercial production experience supporting clients in securing approvals and in more than 70 countries, including approvals by the FDA, EMA, and PMDA, to assist your growth and scale-up opportunities as your product progresses
  • Viral/non-viral fill-finish capabilities


Viral high-speed line online Q4 2021


Drug Product cGMP Lyophilization

Turn-key lyophilization solutions:

  • Total of 3 lyophilization units, with a total capacity of 530 sq ft
  • Lyophilization cycle development studies from design, implementation, and associated material characterization (i.e., FTIR, DSC and Freeze-Dry Microscopy)
  • Elucidation and optimization of critical cycle parameters conducted within our integrated network will significantly reduce timelines and maximize the success of your lyophilized drug product 
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Inspection/ Packaging

Individual areas for staging, packaging, bulk packaging and inspections.

Clinical and commercial packaging services including:

  • Cartoning and labeling equipment, including serialization
  • Dedicated project staging areas with secured access
  • Upgraded HVAC RTUs for temperature/humidity control
  • 4ft dividing walls with pocket doors for product/activity segregation
  • Ability to bulk package and label products at the same time
  • Visual inspection of vials and syringe formats


Viral high-speed inspection, labeling, and packaging line online Q3 2021 


Laboratory Services

Our Analytical Services (QC) Team can perform the following tests:

  • Identification testing on client supplied raw materials (API and excipients)
  • In-process testing sufficient to ensure bulk formulation is done correctly and other standard in process tests (pH, density, bioburden, etc. as appropriate)
  • Finished product testing as requested
  • HPLC, TOC, IR, Karl Fisher, Dionex IC, Viscosity, Dissolved Oxygen, UV, RI, GC, TLC, SVP, Osmolality, Compendial Raw Material Testing

Our Microbiology Team can perform an array of tests including:

  • Enhancement & Inhibition
  • Bioburden Method Qualification
  • Bacteriostasis/Fungistasis
  • Final Product Sterility
  • Stability Testing
  • Endotoxin
  • Bioburden
  • Bulk Sterility
  • CCIT
  • Raw Material and Component Testing
  • Disinfectant Studies
  • Environmental Monitoring, Water Sampling & Testing, Compressed Air and Nitrogen Testing
  • Media fill inspection/read

Stability Testing

Validated chambers are in place and operating for ICH stability temperatures. Upon request, we can generate stability testing protocols and schedules, which are rigorously followed. We will also perform individual tests requested by clients to support stability programs run by clients in their facilities.


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