BASF Pharma (Callanish) has increased capacity more than 10-fold: From 20 tonnes to 250 tonnes per year, with omega-3 forms like EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid), DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) delivered at purities of up to 99% for the API market.
Technical director Angus Morrison said its moving bed chromatology method had potential to be used with other ingredients in the future and the company was looking into that.
Plus the latest drug industry hirings, firings and awards in this week's column.
The Association of the British Pharmaceutical and novel drugmakers feature in this week's People on the Move...
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Former employees of Procter & Gamble, Merck & Co. and Bristol Myers Squibb have all found new...