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IBBR Request for Proposals (RFP): GMP Biomanufacturing Facility Available - Rockville, Maryland, USA

February 11, 2020 GMT
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IBBR is strategically located in Rockville, MD within easy reach of major academic, industry, and federal research laboratories, including the University of Maryland campuses, NIST, NIH, FDA, NCI, and USDA.
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IBBR is strategically located in Rockville, MD within easy reach of major academic, industry, and federal research laboratories, including the University of Maryland campuses, NIST, NIH, FDA, NCI, and USDA.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) is accepting proposals to lease a bio-manufacturing facility configured to produce biologicals under cGMP conditions in compliance with FDA requirements for phase I/II clinical trials. The facility is also equipped to perform process development research, pre-clinical manufacturing for material necessary to conduct IND-enabling toxicology studies, proof of concept (POC) studies, and process demonstration in advance of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) manufacturing. IBBR is a joint research enterprise between the University of Maryland and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Location: IBBR is strategically located just northwest of Washington, DC, in the heart of Maryland’s biotechnology corridor, within easy reach of major academic, industry, and federal research laboratories, including University of Maryland campuses, NIST, NIH/NCI, FDA, and USDA. The GMP facility is located on IBBR’s campus at 9600 Gudelsky Drive, Rockville, MD 20850.

Deadline: IBBR is accepting proposals for review on a case-by-case basis until a preferable and credible response is identified.

Proposals will be evaluated based upon the following criteria:

In addition, IBBR will consider proposals favorably based on projected economic development impact, community benefit, research collaboration with IBBR and the University, quality and nature of any proposed capital improvements to the GMP facility, as well as other factors whereby the successful applicant’s use of the GMP facility supports the University of Maryland’s educational and economic development mission. IBBR reserves the right to not select any proposal.

Facilities and services available:

Guidelines

Proposals should include:

Other Considerations:

For additional information and to schedule a tour of the GMP facility, please contact:

Viqar Aslam
Director Business Development and Strategy
9600 Gudelsky Drive
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 240-314-6373
Email: vaslam@umd.edu

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SOURCE Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research