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- Lonza Netherlands BV -



Lonza Netherlands B.V., Maastricht (The Netherlands)

Lonza Geleen B.V., Geleen (The Netherlands)

Founded 2005
Location Airports nearby Centrally in Europe, The Netherlands Maastricht (NL) Brussels (B, 1 hr), Cologne (D, 1 hr), Dusseldorf (D, 1 hr), Amsterdam (NL, 2 hr)
Number of Employees 70, 14 nationalities
Departments Lay-Out Team QA, QC, Manufacturing, Engineering, PD&R and PM
Design Core team with member from every department


General Description CMO, GMP Manufacturing of Cell Therapy Products
License GMP license for ATMPs since 2006


Process Research & Development Experience with automation: Continuous flow centrifugation & bioreactor systems
Project Management Efficient Technology Transfer system in place
Incoming Logistics Dedicated courier system. Assistance in patient manufacturing scheduling
Incoming Goods Ensure in-time handling of short shelf life cell materials

Manufacturing Autologous & Allogeneic products

Master- and Working Cell Bank generation, Drug Substance and Drug Product

Focus on aseptic handling program for real-time-release

Manufacturing Autologous & Allogeneic products
Quality Control Secured Chain of Identity, validated safety, identity & potency assays
Final Formulation Patient specific dosing / Dose escalation studies
Release Real-time batch review & release of fresh products
Outgoing Logistics Dedicated courier system for transport to clinical site
Validated transport system for fresh & frozen products

GMP Certification CMF Geleen

The Geleen Cell Manufacturing Facility was first GMP certified in 2012 by the Dutch authorities (IGZ).

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GMP Certification CMF Maastricht

Our Maastricht Cell Manufacturing Facility was first GMP certified in 2006 and has been successfully inspected by the Dutch Authorities (IGZ) on a regular basis thereafter.

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