Trust Covance for cell bank generation and cell line biosafety testing. Put our 20 years of experience to work for you when you need high quality cell banks prepared for bioassay studies, or biosafety services accepted by FDA and European regulatory authorities.

Cell bank production for bioassay studies

Expand your in-house availability with Covance. Our approach is designed for smooth process transfer from seed stock to cell bank.

  • cGMP cell bank production for bioassay studies to assess biological activities and potency
  • Cell banks prepared in classified and validated clean room suites
  • Comprehensive cleaning/environmental monitoring programs
  • Zero contamination record due to human errors

Cell bank storage

Ensure safe, secure, reliable storage of your cell banks throughout its development and commercial production. Covance has:

  • Fully GMP compliant liquid nitrogen storage system for primary or secondary site cell bank storage facilities
  • Tolerance limits, calibration, disaster recovery arrangements
  • Viability, stability and adventitious agent testing

State-of-the-Art Facility

Fully validated cGMP facility complemented by a comprehensive validation master plan (VMP) for services, processes and equipment.

Take a virtual tour of our newly expanded, optimally designed cell banking and biosafety testing facility.

Biomanufacturing Support

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Develop, characterize, test and validate with Covance, no matter what technique or molecule you're pursuing. Our experience covers a wide range of biomolecules, including: