About Richter-Helm
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Richter-Helm BioLogics is a leading and steadily growing, Germany-based GMP compliant contract manufacturer of biopharmaceuticals specialized in products derived from bacteria and yeasts.

Over the past 30 years we gained substantial experience in the development and manufacture of different product classes e.g. recombinant proteins, antibodies, plasmid DNA and vaccines. The company currently operates a development facility and two cGMP manufacturing facilities with bioreactor capacities of up to 1,500 litres, enabling GMP manufacturing for phase I to III up to commercial supply.

With flexibility, high-quality services, commitment to good manufacturing practice and total transparency our experienced teams offer reliable and highly specialized contract development and manufacturing services to support the global pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries.

To meet the high quality requirements, Richter-Helm consistently works to the highest standards of pharmaceutical quality.

This has been verified by major regulatory bodies including EMA, FDA, ANVISA, PMDA and MFDS as well as by numerous customer audits.

Our Mission

Richter-Helm is a leading and steadily growing biopharmaceutical Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) with manufacturing facilities in Germany approved by international authorities. We provide high quality services from process and analytical development to GMP-compliant commercial manufacturing.

We are a strong partner with a broad expertise and an extensive track-record to execute projects at various stages. It is our daily goal to meet customer demands through continuous improvement, innovation and expansion of our capacities. We listen to our clients and jointly move projects forward. We deliver reliably, fast and yet with the highest manufacturing excellence. We care for our people and develop talents. In our inspiring work environment our highly skilled and motivated people successfully advance projects in a flexible and transparent manner.

We enable our partners to bring biopharmaceutical products to market in time and improve the lives and health of people.

Our Vision

First in class CDMO delivering services and products to the full satisfaction of our partners and the health of people

Facts about Richter-Helm

From early development through to commercial manufacturing, Richter-Helm is your partner of choice.

CONFERENCES

Connect with our qualified team to learn more about Richter-Helm´s capabilities. Richter-Helm BioLogics will be present at the following conferences.

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Location   

Event

April 28-30, 2021

virtual                 

June 10-11 & 14-17, 2021

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September 16, 2021

virtual                 

October 25-28, 2021

virtual                 

November 9-11, 2021

Milan, Italy               

Contact us to arrange a virtual meeting or a telephone conference.

The History of Richter-Helm Biologics

2021

Major Expansion of manufacturing capacity at Bovenau site

2020

Collaboration with Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc. to manufacture Inovio´s INO-4800 DNA vaccine candidate targeted against the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)

2018

FDA approval

2014

Expansion of manufacturing capacity at Bovenau site

2013

FDA approval

2011

Implementation of P. pastoris technology

2009

Fully remodelled Hannover facility in Operation

2007

Acquisition by Gedeon Richter Plc and HELM AG for establishment of a joint venture CDMO

2003

Initiation of GMP manufacturing in Bovenau

1998

Opening of the development site in Hamburg

2000

Construction of a large scale GMP facility in Bovenau

1989

Entering in contract GMP manufacturing business

1987

Foundation of Pharma Biotechnologie Hannover one of the first manufacturers of recombinant proteins in Germany.

Our development and production facilities

Richter-Helm´s Headquarters is located in Hamburg, Germany. Our two state-of-the-art production facilities are based in Hannover and Bovenau, Germany.

Facilities for mammalian cell based CDMO services – including Fill & Finish for both microbial and mammalian products – are offered by our mother company Gedeon Richter located in Budapest and Debrecen, Hungary. To reach Gedeon Richter please click on the link at the bottom of the map.

Our development and production facilities

Richter-Helm´s Headquarters is located in Hamburg, Germany. Our two state-of-the-art production facilities are based in Hannover and Bovenau, Germany.

Facilities for mammalian cell based CDMO services – including Fill & Finish for both microbial and mammalian products – are offered by our mother company Gedeon Richter located in Budapest and Debrecen, Hungary. To reach Gedeon Richter please click on the link at the bottom of the map.

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Richter-Helm´s Headquarters & Development Center is located in Hamburg, Germany.

In our Process Development and Quality Control units, we develop and optimize clients processes and have established and qualified analytical methods necessary for the characterization of process intermediates, drug substance and drug product.

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Hannover

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Richter-Helm´s GMP compliant multipurpose Manufacturing Site with 1000m² production area and fermenter volumes of up to 300 L is located in Hannover, Germany.

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Bovenau

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 Richter-Helm´s GMP compliant multipurpose Manufacturing Site with 4500 m² production area and fermenter volumes of up to 1,500 L is located in Bovenau, Germany.

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