Sartorius Stedim BioOutsource Ltd

BioOutsource is a leading provider of contract testing services to the global biopharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. Our core offering includes a comprehensive suite of services to support the testing of biologic drugs and vaccines. In particular, BioOutsource specialise in the characterisation and comparability of biosimilar monoclonal antibodies.

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Sartorius is a global partner in biopharmaceutical manufacturing and research.  Our Glasgow site serves as the biopharmaceutical cell banking and testing operation, currently employing around 170 people.

We are accredited for GMP, GLP and GCP and provide contract testing services to assess the quality and safety of biologic drugs and vaccines including:

  • Master and working cell banking service
  • A range of off-the-shelf assays for biosimilar characterisation and comparability
  • Biosafety testing of cell banks and bulk harvest as well as cell line stability and lot release

At Sartorius we don’t just perform contract testing services; we are committed to delivering service excellence, with an on site Product Development team, we are constantly adding to our existing portfolio of services to address market demands. Our innovative approach and client management model ensures projects are managed efficiently, cost-effectively and delivered on-time.


1 Technology Terrace, Todd Campus
West of Scotland Science Park
G20 0XA

Telephone: +44 (0)141 946 4222