Baxter Biopharma Solutions Announces Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine Sterile Manufacturing Agreement

businesswire | January 11, 2021

Baxter International Inc, a worldwide pioneer in clean medicine creation and conveyance, today declared that Baxter BioPharma Solutions has gone into a consent to give clean assembling administrations to NVX-CoV2373, Novavax' COVID-19 recombinant nanoparticle immunization applicant with Matrix-M™ adjuvant. Baxter BioPharma Solutions is a head contract fabricating association that works in parenteral (injectable) drugs, including antibodies. The understanding is required to propel business scale fabricating basic for the immunization's creation and appropriation in the United Kingdom and European business sectors. Novavax' COVID-19 antibody applicant is at present in stage 3 preliminaries and has not yet been approved or affirmed for use.

“The quest to develop vaccines for COVID-19 has reinforced the opportunity for industry partners to work together and contribute their unique capabilities and expertise for the benefit of all,” said Marie Keeley, vice president, Baxter BioPharma Solutions. “We welcome the opportunity to work with an innovative company like Novavax and look forward to helping bring their vaccine candidate to the market.”

As per Novavax, NVX-CoV2373 contains a full-length, prefusion spike protein made utilizing Novavax' recombinant nanoparticle innovation and the organization's restrictive saponin-based Matrix-M™ adjuvant. The cleaned protein is encoded by the hereditary arrangement of the SARS-CoV-2 spike (S) protein and is created in creepy crawly cells. It can neither reason COVID-19 sickness nor would it be able to reproduce, is steady at 2°C to 8°C and is made in a prepared to-utilize fluid definition that grants circulation utilizing standard immunization production network channels.

“Our priority is to bring a safe, effective COVID-19 vaccine to people around the world,” said Rick Crowley, executive vice president, chief operations officer, Novavax. “Partners like Baxter BioPharma Solutions are enabling Novavax to quickly establish a commercial supply chain network to ensure access for global populations, and ultimately help bring about an end to the global COVID-19 pandemic.”

Baxter's assembling administrations for NVX-CoV2373 will happen at its cutting edge office in Halle/Westfalen, Germany. The site has wide sterile assembling capacities and regions of center, offers current great assembling rehearses (cGMP) fabricating with committed creation zones and is intended to convey items with ideal proficiency and speed to advertise. Baxter's as of late extended Halle/Westfalen office has been in activity for over 60 years.

About Baxter's BioPharma Solutions Business

Baxter’s BioPharma Solutions business supports leading pharmaceutical companies in meeting their commercialization objectives by providing scientific expertise, sterile manufacturing solutions, parenteral delivery systems and customized support services needed to meet the unique challenges that parenteral products face.

About Baxter

Every day, millions of patients and caregivers rely on Baxter’s leading portfolio of critical care, nutrition, renal, hospital and surgical products. For more than 85 years, we’ve been operating at the critical intersection where innovations that save and sustain lives meet the healthcare providers that make it happen. With products, technologies and therapies available in more than 100 countries, Baxter’s employees worldwide are now building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of transformative healthcare innovations.


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