Founded in 1971, Labor Dr. Merk & Kollegen is a family owned company based in Ochsenhausen, Germany, with a proven record of outstanding expertise in virology, microbiology and cell culture. Labor Dr. Merk & Kollegen enjoys an excellent reputation as a service provider for analytical testing, as demonstrated by the wide range of customers that have been trusting in the competence of our scientific teams for decades. Alongside our testing services a major business field, that Labor Dr. Merk & Kollegen is strongly focusing on, comprises the upcoming field of biopharmaceuticals in general and viral therapeutics in particular. Strong process development competence in DSP as well as USP, plus customized analytical development, concomitant with a large scale BSL-2 GMP production site for clinical trials, ensures a successful customized end-to-end development experience.
All studies with drug regulatory status are performed in compliance with current GxP regulations: preclinical development is performed in compliance with GLP and drug substances are manufactured in compliance with GMP requirements.