Biocon arm gets GMP compliance certificate from MHRA, UK
Bangalore: Biocon Pharma Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Biocon Limited, today announced that the company has received a certificate of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) compliance from the Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), the United Kingdom (UK), for its manufacturing facility at Biocon Park in Bengaluru.
"The certificate, which includes manufacturing and packaging of tablets and capsules in the non-potent and potent blocks of the facility, was issued based on a remote inspection in the week of 22nd March, 2021, in the wake of travel restrictions amidst Covid-19," the company said in a filing.
Biocon Limited is an innovation-led global biopharmaceuticals company committed to enhance affordable access to complex therapies for chronic conditions like diabetes, cancer and autoimmune diseases.
The company has developed and commercialized novel biologics, biosimilars, and complex small molecule APIs in India and several key global markets, as well as generic formulations in the US and Europe.