Within the industrial affairs of Sanofi, CEPiA (Commercial and External Partnership, Industrial Affairs) is an organisation fully dedicated to third-party activities.
The mission of the CEPiA sales activity is to promote the use of Sanofi's industrial network for active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) sales, custom synthesis and API and pharmaceutical contract manufacturing services.
Sanofi has high-performance quality units, including 16 chemistry, biochemistry and biotechnical facilities, for the production of high-quality APIs and advanced intermediates.
Sanofi manufactures and offers through CEPiA a regular product list (about 200 intermediates and APIs), including:
CEPiA's commercial offer also includes a dedicated quality assurance and regulatory affairs support. Our manufacturing plants are frequently inspected by health authorities, with GMP customer audits being performed regularly.
CEPiA also provides custom synthesis and API contract manufacturing services, offering both toll manufacturing and tailor-made synthesis of API ingredients, or multistep cGMP intermediates.
Exclusive synthesis often concerns compounds that are still in the clinical development stage. CEPiA offers tailored services, working on process development for ensuring:
Toll manufacturing commonly involves molecules that are pending registration or those that have already been marketed. After the transfer of your manufacturing process, toll manufacturing can be applied, in accordance with the specifications provided, without modification of the necessary quantities. Alterations to the process will only be made with your consent.
CEPiA provides drug product contract manufacturing, with our offer based on different key elements such as:
A dedicated quality assurance and regulatory affairs support is part of the CEPiA offer.
Quality is one of the pillars of the CEPiA commercial strategy. The products we market are manufactured in Sanofi facilities and all comply with the same high-quality standards as those applied for the Sanofi branded products.
All our manufacturing plants are frequently inspected by health authorities (ANSM, FDA, PMDA, KFDA, ANVISA, etc.) and many GMP customer audits are performed regularly without any concern.
Our core are of expertise includes:
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