Heraeus builds additional production line for pharmaceutical ingredients used in cancer therapy and solidifies world market leadership

Heraeus Precious Metals Pharmaceutical Ingredients Business Line – Your Specialist in Highly Potent Anti-Cancer APIs and CDMO.

Cancer cases are globally on the rise, causing an increasing demand for their treatment. Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (hAPIs) are the key compounds for chemotherapies, combination therapies in particular​.

Heraeus Pharmaceutical Ingredients is specialized in the production of generic hAPIs as well as the exclusive synthesis of cytotoxic compounds from research stage to market launch.

Highly Potent APIs

Heraeus Pharmaceutical Ingredients has developed a range of generic pharmaceutical ingredients for cancer therapy. The high purity of our hAPIs guarantees our customers effective processes and consistent top quality for their products. Continuous enhancement of our knowledge enables our customers to maintain compliance with changing regulations and ensures a long-term drug supply.

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Contract Manufacturing of Highly Potent APIs (CDMO)

CDMO services

Many highly active ingredients require special handling, compelling manufacturers to take appropriate protective measures. Heraeus Pharmaceutical Ingredients with its broad experience in chemistry, processes and the appropriate equipment is a partner fully dedicated to the manufacturing of hAPIs. We support our customers in the exclusive synthesis of cytotoxic compounds from research stage to registration and market launch.

More than 35 years of expertise in the field of cytotoxic hAPIs is the foundation of our exclusive contract development and manufacturing services.

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To find out more about our products and services, please contact our experts:

Dr. Gabi Ohlendorf

Dr. Gabi Ohlendorf

Global Head of Marketing & Sales, Pharmaceutical Ingredients
Dr. Felix Held Heraeus

Dr. Felix Held

Project Manager New Business Pharmaceutical Ingredients

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