A: Email and phone contact information are on the staff and contact section of the website.
A: Yes. Please be aware that due to client confidentiality, it is necessary to schedule the tour in advance.
A: We do not have standard rates for each fermentation scale. Because each project’s production conditions are unique, each project is priced based on the project’s run details.
A: Yes. We are usually able to provide a rough non-binding estimate of pricing based only on non-confidential discussions. However, we are not able to provide a formal quote without a detailed discussion for which clients usually require a CDA.
A: Once a services agreement has been signed, your project will be formally added into the production schedule. The lead time typically ranges from 1–4 months.
A: Yes. While we do our best to plan for projects while they are still in contract negotiation, it is required to have a signed services agreement before a project is formally entered into the production schedule.
A: Yes, you are welcome to visit the BRC while your batch is being produced. Due to client confidentiality, it is necessary to request and receive permission to visit in advance.
A: Due to facility and personnel limitations, the BRC’s production operations are not cGMP-compliant. However, our quality system is based on FDA, EU, and ICH cGMP guidelines, and is routinely audited by both clients and external quality consultants.
A: No. At this time, the BRC facility and equipment capabilities cannot accommodate mammalian cell culture projects.