Developing & Manufacturing Life-Saving Products
Porton Biopharma Limited is a limited liability company, established in 2015, to commercialise the pharmaceutical development and manufacturing capabilities at the Porton Down site in Wiltshire that were previously within Public Health England.
Our mission is to protect patients’ health through the quality-assured development and production of biopharmaceuticals. We develop new vaccines, therapeutic proteins and enzyme products, and also manufacture our own licensed biopharmaceutical products, Erwinase® and the UK’s Anthrax Vaccine.
We offer specialist expertise in the development of both manufacturing and analytical processes for use with biological pharmaceutical products. Particularly in taking concepts from the research laboratory and progressing them through the various stages of scale-up and process development to manufactured product at pilot scale.
Porton Biopharma is the sole manufacturer of the UK’s licensed anthrax vaccine and Erwinase®.
The site at Porton Down has a long history of successful development, manufacture and commercialisation of biopharmaceutical products, plus the associated analytical technologies required to support this.