Biomarin delivers guest lecture to students
Published on: Monday, 07 March 2016
Biomarin delivered an informative lecture to both Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Operations and Biopharmaceutical Processing Students in CIT which was organised by Dr Sandra Lenihan. There was over forty students in attendance for this lecture. BioMarin manufactures treatments for rare diseases. The Guest Speaker from Biomarin delivered an excellent overview on BioMarin’s range of products and the background to the site. Both upstream and downstream biopharmaceutical processing were covered over the course of the evening lecture. This guest lecture informed the students of the relevance of key unit operations such as bioreactors, centrifuges, filtration and chromatography skids. Overall, this was a great opportunity for all student groups to hear first-hand the progressive environment of a leading local biotech company.