Capsugel Receives EU GMP Certificate for Bend Research’s Clinical and Commercial Manufacturing Operations in Bend, Ore.

May 15, 2017

Morristown, N.J., and Bend, Ore., May 15, 2017 – Capsugel, a global leader in delivering high-quality, innovative dosage forms and solutions, today announced that Sweden’s Medical Products Agency (MPA) recently completed a successful inspection of the company’s Bend Research facility in Bend, Ore., and has granted it an EU GMP certificate.

The inspection covered two commercial products, as well as Capsugel's clinical manufacturing of investigational medicinal products. As part of the inspection, the MPA confirmed that all outstanding items from previous audits have been satisfactorily addressed.

“We are very pleased with the outcome of the MPA’s inspection, and we look forward to continuing to work with our customers to develop and manufacture the high-quality drug products that patients need,” said Anthony Macci, Capsugel’s Sr. Vice President of Global Operations and Managing Director of Bend Research. “The successful inspection demonstrates Capsugel’s commitment to the highest levels of quality, compliance and integrity in all we do.”

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