Lesson Code: BPU-1105 (PREMIUM LESSON) Explains the principles of biopharmaceutical manufacturing by focusing on the processes typically involved in producing therapeutic proteins. The stages of manufacture from upstream, through downstream, to formulation and fill finish are shown, with explanations of the equipment and processes involved. Key concepts of GMP, environmental control, and cleaning are covered.

  • Category: Biopharma Processes and Equipment


After taking this e-Lesson, you will be able to:

  • Describe the main types of biopharmaceutical products
  • Describe the purpose of formulation
  • Explain 'Aseptic Processing' and how it is achieved in biopharmaceutical manufacturing
  • Explain the term 'Downstream Processing'
  • Explain the term 'Upstream Processing'
  • Explain the terms 'CIP' and 'SIP' and their importance in the manufacturing process
  • Explain why following GMP is critical in biopharmaceutical manufacturing
  • Provide an overview description of a typical biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility

Download the Biopharma product brochure PDF here:


EU_Bioprocessing Product Sheet.pdf


US_Bioprocessing Product Sheet.pdf