Car-T: Erfolgversprechende Therapie mit großem Potenzial

CAR-T: Promising therapy with lots of potential – but there are still hurdles to take!

Standstill is a concept unknown in the field of medical research. Quite to the contrary, scientists are constantly developing new medications and therapies against cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. One such therapy is the so-called CAR-T therapy. The use of CAR-T cells has been researched since the late 1980s with the aim to genetically change […]

Seeing Success with Single-Use Solutions

Johannes Kirchmair, co-founder of Single Use Support, and Jon Van Pelt, General Manager Bioprocess Single Use and Enterprise at GE Healthcare Life Sciences, discuss in an interview with the magazine Biopharm International about the position of single-use solutions in the biopharmaceutical industry. The market for single-use equipment within biopharma worldwide is expected to grow by […]

Single Use Support in the economic upswing despite Corona

While for most companies in Tyrol the corona crisis means passing an economic test of fire, the Kufstein start-up company Single Use Support achieved a significant increase in sales in the first quarter of 2020. The technologies of the biopharma supplier founded in 2016 are now also in development of a vaccine against COVID-19, which […]

Case Study: How to avoid bag breakages with product loss?

It is the most crucial question in bulk drug substance management: How can product loss can be avoided or at least decreased? A global Contract Manufacturing Organization (CMO) produces different drug substances of highly valuables mABs. At the fill & finish site, the BDS is thawed. The customer compared available solutions to reduce the breakage […]

Biopharma developing Corona vaccine relies on Single Use Support technologies

Amid the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, the biopharmaceutical industry worldwide is researching vaccines against the virus. The Austrian company Single Use Support GmbH is also involved: a US-biotech company trusts in the single-use technologies of single use support during the clinical phases of the vaccine development against SARS-CoV-2 virus. The products used for […]

ebook challenges in bulk drug substance logistics

eBook: Challenges in Bulk Drug Substance Logistics

Players in the biopharmaceutical industry have to consider a number of factors when it comes to the safe and reliable handling of highly sensitive, high-quality bulk drug substances. Liquid bulk substances are subjected to a variety of external influences in any given phase of the process. It is thus imperative to keep them protected throughout […]

Case Study: Drug Substance Management with Single Use vs. Stainless Steel

With bulk drug substances playing an increasingly important role in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry, the need for reliable as well as controlled freeze-thaw processes is becoming ever more important. Not only fast freezing rates but also the protected and safe storage and shipping of bulk drug substances without any risk of contamination are imperative […]

Cold chain logistics with single use bags

Cold Chain Logistics with Single Use Bags

When it comes to the manufacturing and development processes in biopharmaceutics, single use bags exhibit a vast number of advantages: Handling is easy, costs – both for acquisition and storage – are low, and as opposed to bottles, single use bags require almost no space. They are easy to store yet they offer a high […]

Single Use Support im Interview mit CHEManager

Single Use Support interview with CHEManager

In an interview with CHEManager, Thomas Wurm and Johannes Kirchmair discuss their initial business idea as well as opportunities and challenges with Birgit Megges. They also give an outlook of what to expect in the following years. The two business founders, who met at university, speak about how an initial idea turned into a growing […]

Laboratory freezer for single use technology

Laboratory Freezer for Single Use Technology

Biopharmaceutical manufacturers are increasingly utilizing single use technologies for storage, shipping and the transfer of biopharmaceutical substances. The advantages speak for themselves: By abandoning cost-intensive and bulky platforms, manufacturers can save considerable amounts of money. Single use technologies, and single use bags in particular, require little storage space, which makes them a cost-effective solution. Additionally, […]