Shire Pharmaceuticals Selects Aegis’ Discoverant for Manufacturing Intelligence
May 12, 2011
LAFAYETTE, Colo., May 12, 2011 - Aegis Analytical Corp., the leading provider of Manufacturing and Process Intelligence software, announced today that Shire Pharmaceuticals, a global specialty biopharmaceutical company, will deploy Aegis' Discoverant® as its data analysis, management and reporting solution for product scale-up and production. Shire will use Discoverant to help manage its relationships with contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs) by simplifying collaboration and data sharing.
“Discoverant provides leading life sciences companies like Shire with the critical process data they need to improve process quality and mitigate risk,” said Aegis President and CEO Robert Di Scipio. “Access to data is especially important to improving process predictability, quality and yield when manufacturing sites are geographically dispersed and include CMOs.”
Shire selected Aegis’ solution because it enables technology transfer to and from CMOs, analysis of paper batch records, and aggregation of all CMO and sponsor electronic data sources.
Aegis Analytical Corp. provides Discoverant, a Manufacturing Intelligence software platform that enables manufacturers to produce regulated and specialty products more efficiently. Discoverant leverages existing IT investments and provides on-demand access, contextualization, analysis and reporting for all manufacturing, quality and process development data. Aegis’ customers maintain lean supply chains and achieve operational excellence through improved process performance and predictability, and accelerated tech transfer and process scale-up. Aegis' Discoverant goes beyond business intelligence, to enable process intelligence which provides a deeper understanding of each process and product. To learn more, visit: www.aegiscorp.com. Follow Aegis on Twitter at: @discoverant.
Aegis and Discoverant are registered trademarks of Aegis Analytical Corp. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.
For further information on Shire, please visit the Company's website: www.shire.com.
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Aegis Analytical Corp.