Our Locations

Centaur has two manufacturing locations in Burlingame, California, and Elwood, Kansas.

Burlingame, California

Our Burlingame location is a small-scale biologics facility, which is capable of GMP production at 500-liter scale for early to mid-phase clinical trials.

  • Production/process development
  • cGMP manufacturing — upstream and downstream, 50- to 500-liter scale
  • Master cell banking (MCB) — 1,000 vials each
  • Bulk drug substance fill — clinical scale, up to 2,000 units
  • A full QC/QA laboratory
  • 4 cell culture incubators
  • 3 biosafety cabinets
  • 2 centrifuges
  • 3 single-use bioreactors (50 liters and 500 liters) with Finesse G3Pro universal controllers
  • 2 Pall® STAX Filtration Systems
  • 1 AKTA ready with single-use flowpath, and 6 process columns (10, 14, and 20 cm)
  • 2 Pall TFF Systems
  • 1 floor scale, 2 balances, and 4 pumps
  • 1 semi-automatic filling system
  • 1 Vi-CELL™ counter
  • 1 BioNova Flex 2
  • 1 pH/conductivity meter

Elwood, Kansas

Our Elwood facility is a large-scale bioproduction facility. With 60,000 square feet, it operates at a 2,000-liter scale and is designed to meet USDA/FDA/EMA requirements.

  • Production/process development
  • cGMP manufacturing — clinical and commercial scale, 50 to 2,000 liters
  • Sterile fill-and-finish services — up to 100 million vials
  • Master cell banking (MCB) and working cell banking (WCB) — up to 1,000 vial cell banks
  • A full QC/QA laboratory
  • 3 cell culture incubators
  • 3 biosafety cabinets
  • 1 powder enclosure hood
  • 3 Pall® STR single-use bioreactors (50 liters, 200 liters, and 2,000 liters)
  • 2 Pall STAX Filtration Systems
  • 2 Pall single-use chromatography skids, three columns (60 cm, 60 cm, and 80 cm), 1 packing skid, 1 slurry vessel
  • 1 Pall single-use TFF System
  • 4 Pall MVP pump skids
  • 1 Groninger Aseptic Filling Line with rotary vial washer, depyrogenation tunnel, and capping machine with RABS
  • 14 Pall single-use mixers with mobile drive units ranging from 50 to 3,000 liters
  • 45 Pall Bioprocess containers of various sizes ranging from 100 to 1,000 liters
  • 1 BioNova Flex 2
  • 1 pH/conductivity meter

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1555 Bayshore Highway Suite 200, Burlingame, CA 94010