Our products are intended for use by qualified personnel, for research and for manufacturing.
Fermentek addresses several distinct market sectors:
- Basic biological research organizations, that consume sub-gram amounts of miscellaneous bioactive compounds.
- Food-safety related organizations, that need multi-milligram amounts of highly purified and well identified toxic substances.
- Applied pharmaceutical R&D organizations, which develop new drugs for preclinical studies, and need GMP manufacturing of multi-gram to kilogram amounts.
- Other industrial organizations, which prefer defining their own quality needs.
Of these, each class has specific needs.
For the Researchers, Fermentek supplies crystalline reagents, at least 97% pure and sufficiently identified as matching commonly available literature, using common in-house analytical methods. These will always be sold from stock, so that the shipment could take place within 2 business days since the reception of the order.
For food-safety business, Fermentek supplies reagents at least 98% pure and well identified using additional analytical methods, and, where feasible, purchasing analytical services from independent laboratories. Besides crystalline reagents, Fermentek also offers calibrated standard solutions of toxins, ready for immediate use. As with the research sector, products will always be sold from stock, so that the shipment could take place within 2 business days since the reception of the order.
For the Pharmaceutical R&D, Fermentek is ready to manufacture any of its products, in suitable batch sizes, while complying with the GMP Q7 rules for the good manufacturing of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients, even in cases when the compounds are intended to be used only as starting materials for further chemical modification by the clients. Fermentek is ready to prepare documents such as CTD (Common Technical Document). Fermentek is ready for modifications in its specifications and working procedures, as to meet the demands of the specific customer. Fermentek is ready for audits on site by the client, and for client's presence on premises during the manufacturing.
Normally, a GMP product will be at least 98% pure, with no unidentified impurity above 1%.
It is to be emphasized that Fermentek does not manufacture drugs. It is also to be emphasized that it does not manufacture GMP products for stock, but only per specific order.