Samsung BioLogics Receives the first FDA DP approval
- DP approval from US FDA following previous European EMA and Japanese PMDA Approvals
- Provide End-to-End service with lower cost and shorter timeline
July 25th (Wed)
[Incheon, Korea] July 25th, 2018 – Samsung BioLogics announced today on July 25th, 2018 that it has been licensed by the US FDA to manufacture a monoclonal antibody Drug Product at its first plant. The company did not disclose the name of the product.
Samsung BioLogics has 16 total global approvals for manufacturing Drug Substance in Plant 1 and 2, and Drug Products in Plant 1 including 2 EMA DP approvals and one PMDA DP approval. Samsung BioLogics is expecting additional global Drug Substance and Drug Product approvals for both Plant 1 and Plant 2 during the second half of 2018.
Kim, CEO and President of Samsung BioLogics, said “Samsung BioLogics continues
to prove that it possesses the capability to provide End-to-End service from
cell line development to fill/finish DP service” and he added that “Samsung
BioLogics will keep innovating ourselves to manufacture high quality biologics
products for clients all over the world in timely manner”