Magazine Article | July 30, 2013

Innovation In Disposable Connectors

Source: Life Science Leader

The single-use application market in biopharmaceutical manufacturing is rapidly expanding and highly innovation-driven. Adoption of single-use equipment in early manufacturing has reached a level of maturity that will spill into commercial scale manufacturing in the near term. Indeed, results from our 10th Annual Report and Survey of Biopharmaceutical Manufacturers (www.bioplanassociates.com/10th) indicate that nearly half of biopharmaceutical manufacturers and CMOs either strongly agree (18 percent) or agree (28 percent) that they expect to see 100 percent single-use facility in operation within five years.