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bioprocess

(bī′ō-prŏs′ĕs, -prō′sĕs)
n.
1. A technique that produces a biological material, such as a genetically engineered microbial strain, for commercial use.
2. Production of a commercially useful chemical or fuel by a biological process, such as microbial fermentation or degradation.

bi′o·proc′ess v.
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bioprocess

Any process in which a living organism or the molecular machinery derived from a living system—e.g., enzymes, growth factors, regulator proteins—is used to obtain end products of interest.
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Perfusion is the current leading continuous bioprocessing technology in terms of biopharmaceutical industry adoption.
We wanted to assess how these costs vary based on facility size and bioprocessing scales.
CMOs with excellent bioprocessing expertise and process development competence may not necessarily be attracted by the lower margins associated with biosimilars, nor will they be as cost competitive compared with more nimble CMOs that have the needed GMP expertise.
15 July 2016 - US-based conglomerate GE's (NYSE: GE) UK-based GE Healthcare medical technologies unit has acquired Switzerland-based integrated cell bioprocessing systems provider Biosafe Group SA for an undisclosed sum, the company said.
Budgets for operational aspects of bioprocessing have increased across-the-board, from 1.9% average budget increase for R&D, to 6.1% for new capital equipment, and 5.3% for process development.
Fran Wlodarczyk, senior vice president, architecture and software, Rockwell Automation, said: "Our collaboration with GE Healthcare will help make bioprocessing operations more agile."
The struggle from the benchtop to commercial application of new technologies was one of the primary motivators behind the Integrated Bioprocessing Research Laboratory (IBRL) at the University of Illinois.
This collaboration leverages the combined expertise in single-use bioprocessing with deep automation and IT knowledge to turn data insights into productive outcomes, it stated.
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The facility is equipped with advanced bioprocessing equipment and automation platforms, and technological solutions for biomanufacturing, including single-use cell culture solutions, cell clarification using acoustic wave technology, chromatography using automated packing techniques, viral clearance, tangential flow filtration and mixer / container modules.