PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Health/Surgery
Written by / Agency / Source: General Electric Company

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

GE Healthcare Life Sciences Strengthens Business Resilience with ISO 22301 Business Continuity Accreditation for Chromatography Media - GE Healthcare’s Life Sciences business announced that its chromatography media manufacturing facility and supporting functions in Uppsala, Sweden have been certified to ISO 22301, the international standard for business continuity management systems
GE Healthcare Life Sciences Strengthens Business Resilience with ISO 22301 Business Continuity Accreditation for Chromatography Media

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Chalfont St Giles, United Kingdom, 2015/12/03 - GE Healthcare’s Life Sciences business announced that its chromatography media manufacturing facility and supporting functions in Uppsala, Sweden have been certified to ISO 22301, the international standard for business continuity management systems. NYSE: GE

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Health/Surgery Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

• Company’s security of supply program is designed to help biopharma industry maintain manufacturing continuity of vital medicines, even under unforeseen circumstances;
• $100 million investment to double manufacturing capacity for chromatography media by 2018.

Chromatography medium is a key component in the production of biopharmaceuticals such as insulin and monoclonal antibodies vital medicines which help save the lives of millions of people. The complex nature of biopharmaceuticals makes manufacturing a challenge, in which a consistent high-quality end product is dependent on the use of equally consistent, high-quality key manufacturing components. GE Healthcare Life Sciences has taken extensive actions to help secure a continuous supply of media to the biopharmaceutical industry, and the achievement of ISO 22301 accreditation provides further assurance that the company has a robust program in place to maintain business continuity, even under the most unforeseen and challenging conditions.

Nigel Darby, GE Officer and Vice President, BioProcess, GE Healthcare Life Sciences said,“Security of supply and business continuity of these key manufacturing components is top of mind for our customers in the biopharmaceutical manufacturing industry. Being one of the first companies in the bioprocessing field to achieve ISO certification in business continuity reflects our commitment to minimizing risk and any potential impact of unforeseen disruptive incidents. We are actively working to certify our other BioProcess manufacturing sites to the ISO 22301 standard including single use technologies, cell culture media and BioProcess hardware.”

GE Healthcare Life Sciences simultaneously announced a $100 million investment in its Uppsala facility to double manufacturing capacity for chromatography media by the end of 2018. The Swedish facility produces 250 different types of chromatography medium which are used in the purification of >90% of FDA-approved biopharmaceuticals, and employs around 1200 highly-skilled people in manufacturing, research and development, and other support functions.

About GE Healthcare

GE Healthcare (gehealthcare.com) provides transformational medical technologies and services to meet the demand for increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable healthcare around the world. GE works on things that matter - great people and technologies taking on tough challenges. From medical imaging, software & IT, patient monitoring and diagnostics to drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance improvement solutions, GE Healthcare helps medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Health/Surgery Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: General Electric Company

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Health/Surgery articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


GE Healthcare Life Sciences Strengthens Business Resilience with ISO 22301 Business Continuity Accreditation for Chromatography Media

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

GE Healthcare | ISO 22301
Publisher Contact: Dr Val Jones - GE Healthcare 
+44(0)14 9454 2594 / +44(0)79 1717 5192 (mobile) val.jones[.]ge.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any General Electric Company securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Health/Surgery via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From General Electric Company / Company Profile


Read Health/Surgery Most Recent Related Newswires:

Sustainable Alternatives to Polyvinylidene Chloride-coated Films Create Growth Opportunities & Transform the Food Packaging Markets in Western Europe
RIKEN Biofunctional Synthetic Chemistry Laboratory in Japan Has Developed A Way to Engineer Glycan Complexes Clusters of Sugar Chains
The Clinicians of Longs Peak Emergency Physicians Join US Acute Care Solutions
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes BroadReach for Improving the Health and Wellbeing of Underserved Populations
Silver Spring Emergency Physicians Join US Acute Care Solutions
Stress Light Therapy Launches Crowd-Funded Campaign on Indiegogo.com
The Float Space - Brisbane's First Float and Cryo Therapy Centre to Open This November
Thought Leaders Across the Healthcare Spectrum to Participate in Industry-Wide Survey
Frost & Sullivan Names Optum 2016 North America Company of the Year for Population Health Management
R-Pharm Produces Biological Drugs in Yaroslavl with GE Healthcare's FlexFactory™ Manufacturing Platform
GE to Invest €150 Million in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Campus in Cork, Ireland, and Establish Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre At NIBRT
Moriarty Physical Therapy of the Hudson Valley Expands with New Office in Lagrange, NY
Ultimate Medical Group Announces A New Regenerative Medicine Division
Dr. Amir Hanna Introduces New Medical Innovation Taking the Pain Out of Physical Therapy
Samitivej Children’s Hospital Transforms its Sukhumvit Campus

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.

Visit  BizJobs.com





 
  ©2016 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)