External view of Lonza facility in Braine, Belgium

Peptide Development and Manufacturing

Lonza Braine S.A. is well located 20 kilometers south of Brussels, Belgium in Braine-l’Alleud.  This site specializes in development and custom manufacturing of therapeutic peptides including Quality by Design (QbD), highly potent large scale peptides manufacturing, and  early development services.  The Braine site was acquired by Lonza (formerly UCB-Bioproducts) in 2006, where it has been active in chemical peptide manufacturing for over 20 years.  Over the last 6 years, Lonza has continued to develop and expand the peptide services in Braine as part of our complete Chemical Manufacturing offering.  This site now offers liquid phase chemistry, solid phase chemistry, purification (including various HPLC columns from small up to large scale), and lyophilization.

Lonza, Braine specializes in:  

Manufacturing: Custom synthesis (non GMP) for discovery, lead development purposes, cGMP manufacturing (batches from milligrams to multi-ten kilograms) 
Research and Development: Process development - Analytical method development and services - Scale-up and process validation
Quality Assurance: Regulatory document filing throughout clinical development expert guidance, including support for meetings with regulatory authorities worldwide
Product Management: Account management and proactive customer services