First Shipment of Amgen Product is made as part of company’s Gateway to Asia service
December 22, 2021
It is our pleasure to announce that as part of our expanded partnership with Amgen Group, the first shipment of Amgen products was made from our Kawagoe factory on December 20, 2021. As originally published in our November 9, 2021 press release, the partnership is extremely important to our company, and this shipment is a positive sign that we have successfully taken a major step toward the expansion of our Gateway to Asia service.
Full-scale shipments of Amgen’s products are scheduled to begin in 2022 through our Misato Cold Chain Center. The facility provides temperature-controlled storage (maintained at 2℃ to 8℃) and handling of bio-pharmaceuticals and is one of the most important components of our Gateway to Asia service.
Bushu Pharma continuously strives to provide the best in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing & Supply Chain solutions to support the global healthcare industry and to create a healthier tomorrow.
Bushu Pharma’s Gateway to Asia Service: https://www.bushu-pharma.com/en/services/scm/gateway-to-asia/
Partnership with Amgen Group Press Release (Nov 9, 2021): https://www.bushu-pharma.com/en/amgen-and-bushu-pharma-announcement/
About Amgen Inc.
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.
Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.
For more information, visit www.amgen.com and follow us on www.twitter.com/amgen.
About Bushu Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Japan
Bushu Pharma was established in August 1998 as an independent pharmaceutical contract manufacturer. Bushu Pharma, capitalized at 1 billion yen, carries out pharmaceutical drug product contract manufacturing and packaging of clinical trials and commercial products in accordance with the latest cGMP standards. Through the utilization of know-how and the latest industry information, Bushu Pharma prides itself in being able to offer added-value solutions to customers. For more information, visit www.bushu-pharma.com/en/ and www.bushu-pharma.com/en/services/scm/gateway-to-asia/.
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