Cambrex IEP

Contact Cambrex

Dieter Plogmann, Business Development, Cambrex IEP
+41 76 589 2550

Antje Gupta, General Manager, Cambrex IEP
+49 611 962 4636


Cambrex IEP is located in Wiesbaden, Germany and is a world leader in bioreduction technology.

Through efficient and environmentally friendly enzymatic syntheses, Cambrex IEP is able to supply highly pure regio-, chemo- and enantioselective intermediates and APIs for the pharmaceutical industry.

Cambrex IEP provides custom development and R&D screening, in addition to pilot to commercial scale cGMP capability for a wide range of chiral syntheses.

  • Screening for new enzymes
  • Process development for chiral products
  • Synthesis development
  • Analytical development
  • In-house process safety testing
  • Technology laboratory (10 liter)
  • Kilo lab
  • Kilo scale manufacturing plant
  • Pilot plant
  • Molecular biology
    • Cloning
    • Over-expression, characterization and grouping of different enzymes
  • Deliveries of chiral intermediates

R&D Details

For more than 10 years, Cambrex IEP has been developing extensive expertise in enzyme-catalyzed biotransformations with specific emphasis in bioreduction processes for commercial scale manufacturing.

Custom Services
  • Customized biocatalytic process development based on collaborative efforts or as an R&D service
  • Exclusive or non-exclusive licenses for established processes
  • Screening using Cambrex‘s proprietary enzyme toolbox with customer substrates for feasibility studies and route evaluation
  • Ongoing support through manufacturing including the training of personnel for working with enzymes
Custom Support
  • Special cultivation and screening of wild-type organisms to discover new enzyme activities
  • Isolation, purification and characterization of enzymes
  • Cloning, recombinant over-expression and fermentation using proprietary in-house expression systems
  • Biocatalytic process development to meet specific needs and preferences

Rheingaustrasse 190-196
65203 Wiesbaden, Germany

Phone: +49 (611) 962 4639
Fax: +49 (611) 962 4634


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