BioPharma Solutions (BPS), Baxter's contract manufacturing business, was named "Best Contract Manufacturing Organization" for the second consecutive year at the 4th annual Vaccine Industry Excellence Awards, announced on April 12, 2011 at the World Vaccine Congress in Washington, D.C.
The VIE awards were created to honor and recognize individuals and companies making positive contributions or accomplishments in the global vaccine industry. Criteria for the "Best CMO" award included the range of services provided in niche and core therapeutic areas; methods of performance improvement or introduction of new services; attention to and quality of relationships with clients; milestones reached and final / ongoing outcomes; and building and maintaining existing and long term partnerships.
For additional information on the awards program, please visit http://www.terrapinn.com/awards/vaccine-industry-excellence/winners.stm.
BioPharma Solutions, a unit of Baxter's Medical Products business, has been a leader in pharmaceutical contract manufacturing for more than 25 years, offering services for pre-filled syringes, liquid and lyophilized vials and cartridge filling, and specialized capabilities for cytotoxics and biologics manufacturing. BioPharma Solutions' breadth of experience in clinical and commercial vaccines includes pandemic, preventative and seasonal vaccines for global markets.
For additional information on Baxter's BioPharma Solutions business, please visit http://www.baxterbiopharmasolutions.com.