An efficient production partner in biotechnology
Biosentrum specialises in contract fermentation for production,
research and development, and process scale-up. Within the plant,
biological products can be manufactured on a small scale or in commercial
quantities. The largest fermentor has a capacity of 30 cubic metres.
Biosentrum can process a wide range of products from starter cultures
to high value products, including fine chemicals and recombinant
The plant has a history as a contract research centre for development
and production of various products, such as biopolymers for secondary
oil extraction, biosurfactants for use in bioremediation, fish vaccines
and organic acids.
Biosentrum have a research facility for the construction of production
cell lines, fermenting development, and various down stream processing.
Combined with the production unit, Biosentrum can offer a wide range
of scale up applications.
Biosentrum is located in Stavanger,
at the west coast of Norway.