Our Team in the News


BioPlan Associates' Ronald Rader

Ron Rader, Sr. Dir. Technical Research: named Editor-in-Chief of Biopharmaceuticals a new peer-reviewed journal from Landes Bioscience. Biopharmaceuticals is the first and only peer-reviewed journal about biopharmaceuticals. Biopharmaceuticals seeks submission of articles concerning biopharmaceuticals and the industry. Please contact the Editor-in-Chief if interested in submitting an article.


BioPlan Associates' Faiz Kermani PhD

Dr Faiz Kermani, Advisory Board: Has helped establish the "Global Health Education Foundation" (GHEF), a not-for-profit healthcare charity to improve educational resources and training for healthcare professionals in developing countries.
At least 1.3 billion people worldwide lack access to the most basic healthcare. The new non-profit foundation, Global Health Education Foundation, aims to tackle such issues. As President of GHEF, Dr Kermani is supporting the R&D focus of the charity to reduce health disparities among developing countries. In particular, the lack of appropriate educational resources and training opportunities for healthcare professionals. http://www.globalhef.org


BioPlan Associates' Managing Director Eric Langer

Eric Langer, Managing Partner: On Advisory Board of “BioProcess Asia Pacific Conference” July 2010 Singapore.
The Biopharmaceutical market in Asia pacific is growing at a rate among the highest in the globe. This is creating a strong need for production of biopharmaceuticals at higher qualities and volumes. Bioprocess AsiaPacific brings together global leaders within biopharmaceutical industry to explore dynamic strategies, benchmark technologies and analyze sustaining the growth of the industry. http://fleminggulf.com/conference/life-science/BioProcessAsiaPacific.


Publications, Reports and Books

11th Annual Report and Survey of Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Capacity and Production

The 2014 11th Annual Report and Survey of Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Capacity and Production is the most recent study of biotherapeutic developers and contract manufacturing organizations' current and projected future capacity and production.

Published by BioPlan Associates, Inc. April 2014
ISBN 978-1-934106-24-2

Hardcover Digital Global License
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  • Coverage
  • Table of Contents
  • By the Numbers

This report's 534 pages of data-rich analysis will help improve your decision-making in biomanufacturing operations, with in-depth analysis of capacity, production trends, benchmarks, and much more:

  • Biosimilars pipeline in development
  • In-depth analysis of key data, capacity, production trends, and benchmarks
  • Budget trends and impact of current economic environment
  • Expression system advances
  • Downstream purification problems and issues
  • Current and projected industry bottlenecks
  • Capacity utilization and current production levels
  • How capacity bottlenecks are being resolved
  • Production trends and implications for industry
  • Outsourcing trends
  • International offshoring through 2017
  • Range of titres, growth
  • Disposables: Spending growth; downstream uses; L&E's; reasons for increasing/ restricting; budget increases; vendor satisfaction
  • Disposables: Compare innovators vs CMOs & US vs Europe
  • Batch failure rates & trends
  • Selecting a CMO — Problems & solutions
  • Quality management & PAT implementation
  • Hiring and employment growth
  • Supplier growth rates
  • Much more...

Compare 238 biotherapeutic developers vs CMOs; US vs European & Global Biomanufacturing

  • Overview
  • Methodology
  • CHAPTER 0: Demographics
  • CHAPTER 1: Introduction and Discusssion
  • CHAPTER 2: Overview of Critical Issues in Bioprocessing
  • CHAPTER 3: Emerging Issues in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • CHAPTER 4: Capacity Utilization
  • CHAPTER 5: Current and Future Capacity Constraints
  • CHAPTER 6: Future Capacity Expansions
  • CHAPTER 7: Outsourcing Trends in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • CHAPTER 8: Disposables and Single-Use Systems in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • CHAPTER 9: Downstream Purification
  • CHAPTER 10: Quality Issues, Batch Failures, and PAT in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • CHAPTER 11: Hiring, Employment Growth and Training in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • CHAPTER 12: Suppliers to Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing and Life Sciences
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  • 238 Biopharma companies surveyed
  • 158 Suppliers to the industry
  • 31 Countries represented
  • 534 Pages
  • 12 Chapters
  • 198 Graphs and 29 tables
  • 12 Subject Matter Experts providing analysis
  • 22 Independent Sponsoring Organizations