WuXi STA Opens High-Potency API Plant in Changzhou, China

Last modified: 26 July 2022

June 29, 2022: WuXi STA, a WuXi AppTec company, has opened a new high-potency API (HPAPI) plant at its Changzhou site (Jiangsu, China) to meet the growing demand for high-potency API process R&D and manufacturing services.

The new HP plant consists of reactors from 250 L to 3,000 L, prep-HPLC systems, a 10 m2 tray lyophilizer, as well as flow chemistry and milling technologies. The plant utilises advanced isolation technologies with the capability to handle potent compounds with Occupational Exposure Limit (OEL) as low as 10 ng/m3.

Currently, WuXi STA has two sites located in Shanghai Jinshan and Changzhou, China to support the process development and manufacture of high-potency active pharmaceutical ingredients. These two facilities are equipped with multiple HP process R&D and analytical labs, kilo labs, and three plants along with various process technologies such as prep-HPLC, milling, flow chemistry etc., providing customers a dual supply chain to meet their HPAPI needs from preclinical to commercial. In addition to HP API, WuXi STA’s Changzhou site is capable of handling the process development and manufacturing services for linkers, oligonucleotides, and peptides, providing a unique “one-stop” flexible and efficient solution to companies developing therapies made of various complex conjugate modalities.

As an industry-leading CRDMO service provider, WuXi STA is committed to continuously adding new capabilities and capacities to our global network to support our global partners by accelerating more innovative therapies to patients worldwide.

For more information, please visit: http://www.STApharma.com

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