Leaders in Freeze Drying Innovation
Freeze Dryers / Lyophilizers from Laboratory to Production

Karen Bossert Consulting

Dr. Bossert has twenty-nine years’ experience specializing in Manufacturing Development and Quality of pharmaceutical manufacturing operations. Her experience includes small scale clinical through mid-size pilot plant to full-scale commercial manufacturing operations. Her background in contract manufacturing encompasses extensive work as contract giver and acceptor at all levels of operation. Previously she has held leadership positions at Lyophilization Technology Inc (VP Scientific Affairs), Regeneron (Senior Director Quality Assurance and Senior Director Manufacturing),  SmithKline Beecham (Senior Manager Manufacturing Development and Senior Investigator/Section Head, Validation and Contract Manufacturing) and Sterling Winthrop Research Institute (Senior Research Pharmacist).

Consultants & Contract Manufacturers

Baxter  BioPharma Solutions provides a wide variety of services including formulation development, cycle design and manufacturing.

Lyophilization Technology, Inc specializes in freeze drying services from research & development through smaller manufacturing runs.

LyoHub is a group within Purdue University’s PharmaHub group.  It is a consortium of companies and universities interested in freeze drying.  They pursue excellence in freeze drying by bringing government, university and equipment manufacturers together to research and discuss freeze drying topics of interest.  They also have a demo facility on campus.

LSNE is a protocol development and manufacturing facility offering a full range of lyophilization services.

Dr. Michael Pikal

Dr. Michael Pikal   Pfizer Distinguished Endowed Chair in Pharmaceutical Technology  Professor of Pharmaceutics at University of Conn.  Dr. Pikal, his associates and his students are focused on advancing freeze drying science and provide consultation services.

CuriRX provides  *Pre-formulation and Formulation/Lypohilization development  *Analytical Method Development and Qualification  *Dosage Formulation – for small molecule and biologics (Humira and Synagis)* Process development, seamless technology transfer, and non-GMP manufacturing for animal and stability studies