Bernhard Schlichtner

Chief Commercial Officer (CCO)

Bernhard Schlichtner is Chief Commercial Officer and responsible for managing business development, sales, marketing and customer service at Single Use Support.

He owns a wide range of experience and knowledge into various and different industries such as aviation, automotive, manufacturing industry and biopharma, and multiple areas of activities due to his comprehensive and highly technical education and intensive insights. 

Passionate for Automation, Engineering and Process Management Bernhard contributes to the innovative focus of Single Use Support. He joined the Tyrolean process solution provider in 2022 as Sales Application Engineer and has been promoted to Head of Business Development and now CCO.

Articles written by Bernhard Schlichtner

May 9, 2023

Transport & Storage of Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs)

ADCs can be described as a new rising star among biopharmaceutics. They are able to specifically target and destroy cancer cells very effectively. Their levels of toxicity can vary depending on several factors, including their specific design and the potency of the cytotoxic drug. This is why safe handling in between facilities is such an important issue and must not be taken lightly.

April 25, 2023

ADC technology simply explained

ADC technology has revolutionized several fields in medicine and research. In this article, we will shed light on this groundbreaking technology.

February 14, 2023

Differences between microbial fermentation & mammalian cell culture

Microbial fermentation in bacteria, yeast or fungi is, due to its benefits, preferred in the production of smaller biologics. These include peptides, proteins, cytokines, growth factors, plasmid DNA, single-domain antibodies, peptibodies and more. Continue reading...!

December 20, 2022

Upstream processing with single-use systems

The manufacturing process of biopharmaceuticals such as monoclonal antibodies, mRNA and bioconjugates is divided into upstream and downstream processing. Manufacturers seeking reliable automation and optimization fit for scale-up are increasingly employing single-use bioreactors, titers, filtration and other components, especially during upstream.

December 19, 2022

Downstream processing with single-use systems

One would think that a sector like the fast-paced biomanufacturing industry could not get any faster. Yet, increased speed-to-market and ever more efficient manufacturing continue to drive product and process development. This is why single-use technologies have become increasingly popular. Read more about single-use systems for downstream processing in this article. 

December 19, 2022

What is upstream and downstream processing?

Upstream and downstream processing are two steps inherent to the production of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) used in biopharmaceuticals. The production is challenged by increasing regulation and manufacturing costs. This calls for flexible solutions, which is why a growing number of manufacturing processes utilize single-use systems

November 8, 2022

What are Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADCs)?

Antibody-Drug Conjugates are rather novel and exciting biopharmaceutical agents. This article will give you an overview of what is to know about ADCs – find out more!

November 7, 2022

Antibody-Drug Conjugate Companies: Who is working on the ADC market?

The antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) market is expected to grow significantly in the next few years. But what are the key players in this competitive landscape? Find out more in this article!

May 18, 2022

Autologous vs. Allogeneic Cell Therapy

Although autologous and allogeneic cell therapies share both defining methodological key elements as well as various fields of application, including most innovative cancer therapies, there are significant differences between them. Therefore, a closer look on both procedures shall be presented.

April 13, 2022

Single-use design made simple with our configurator

Flexibility and the option to customize are key for any company wanting to make it in today’s highly competitive and highly regulated market. Learn more!

April 13, 2022

Sterile bag filling - single-use handling in biopharma on another level

Anyone involved in bioprocessing will be aware of the issues and complexities associated with aseptic or sterile filling. In order to ensure a smooth execution, this is a critical step in the highly technical fill and finish process. Learn more!

March 29, 2022

Supply Chain Delays in the Biopharma industry

Global supply chains have been severely impacted by the pandemic and by attempts to maintain essential supply structures such as food, medicine, and energy supplies.