Pharma Focus Asia

WuXi AppTec's Lab Testing Division Expands Toxicology Facility in Suzhou, China

Monday, November 18, 2019

WuXi AppTec, a leading global provider of R&D and manufacturing services enabling companies in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, today announced its Lab Testing Division (LTD) has expanded the Suzhou safety assessment facility by increasing toxicology capacity by 80% to meet global customers' preclinical testing needs and enable them to accelerate the development timelines and bring innovative medicines to patients faster.

With the expansion, the toxicology facility will cover an area of 580,000 square feet and execute full-service preclinical and clinical stage safety assessments for biologic and small molecule drugs with the scientific expertise, technical experience and regulatory compliance required to adhere to the highest international quality standards.

"By investing in the toxicology facility, we are answering the call for increased safety assessment capacity for global customers," said Dr. Steve Yang, Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer of WuXi AppTec. "WuXi AppTec LTD is committed to enabling our customers to advance the drug development process and bring new treatment to patients in need."

Since its establishment, the toxicology unit of WuXi AppTec LTD has completed thousands of discovery, IND- and NDA-enabling studies for customers from over 20 countries. The unit has consistently maintained full AAALAC accreditation and successfully passed inspections by the FDA, OECD, NMPA. As a comprehensive integrated testing platform, LTD provides high quality services for customers with a global footprint of Shanghai, Nanjing, Suzhou facilities in China, as well as St. Paul, Atlanta, Plainsboro and Cranbury facilities in USA.

magazine-slider-imageMFA + MMA 2024CPHI Chine || PMEC China 2024Asia Healthcare Week 2024Advance DoE WorkshopNitrosamine Advance Workshop 2024CPHI Korea 2024CHEMICAL INDONESIA 2024INALAB 2024 Thermo Scientific - DynaDrive and DynaSpinDigital Health Asia 2024Rehab Expo 2024ISPE Singapore Affiliate Conference & Exhibition 20242024 PDA Pharmaceutical Manufacturing & Quality Conference2024 PDA Cell and Gene Pharmaceutical Products Conference 2024 PDA Aseptic Manufacturing Excellence Conference2024 PDA Aseptic Processing of Biopharmaceuticals ConferencePharma Quality Excellence Awards 20244th Annual Pharma GMP Quality Management 20243rd World ADC Asia 2024LogiPharma Asia 2024