Glycosylation is a common posttranslational modification that has shown to be a critical quality attribute (CQA) of recombinant monoclonal antibodies. In particular, the level of afucosylation (for example, G0) is a key glycosylation parameter associated with enhanced antibody activity, for a monoclonal antibody in clinical development.
"By applying a Quality by Design (QbD) approach, we gained a greater insight into how to better control the process, as well as the creation of a clearer blueprint for future development in order to increase our efficiency and, in the end, deliver a more robust process to our clients," said
Poster Presentation Details:
Title: "Characterization of Bioreactor Conditions Effect on Afucosylation"
Location: Poster Board # P-226-W
In addition, Avid Bioservices will be hosting conference attendees at booth #19 in the exhibit hall.
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About Avid Bioservices
Avid Bioservices provides a comprehensive range of high quality cGMP manufacturing services for the biotechnology and biopharmaceutical industries to support the manufacture of cGMP clinical phase and commercial products. With over 15 years of experience producing monoclonal antibodies and recombinant proteins in batch, fed-batch and perfusion modes, Avid's services include GMP clinical and commercial product manufacturing, purification, bulk packaging, final product filling, stability testing and regulatory strategy, submission and support. The company also provides a variety of process development activities, including cell line optimization, cell culture and feed optimization, analytical methods development and product characterization. For more information about Avid, please visit www.avidbio.com.
About Peregrine Pharmaceuticals
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company with a portfolio of innovative monoclonal antibodies in clinical trials focused on the treatment and diagnosis of cancer. The company is pursuing multiple clinical programs in cancer with its lead immunotherapy candidate bavituximab while seeking a partner to further advance its novel brain cancer agent Cotara®. Peregrine also has in-house cGMP manufacturing capabilities through its wholly-owned subsidiary
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