CordenPharma Wins 2015 CMO Industry Choice Award

Mar 18, 2015
CordenPharma is the winner of the 2015 Life Science Leader CMO Leadership Industry Choice Award for Big Pharma on March 18th at their awards ceremony in New York City.

Nanobiotix Appoints CordenPharma as Manufacturing Partner

Mar 18, 2015
Nanobiotix, a late clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering novel approaches for the local treatment of cancer, announces it has appointed CordenPharma as its manufacturing partner. 

CordenPharma Switzerland US Catalogue Order Processing Change

Mar 03, 2015
Effective March 5, 2015, CordenPharma Switzerland announces a transfer and change to the US Catalogue Product order process for small pack Phospholipids (1g and 10g) and Pseudoprolines (10g and 25g).

Peptisyntha Announces Successful FDA Inspection

Mar 02, 2015
Peptisyntha, a CordenPharma facility near Brussels, Belgium, announces a successful completion of their recent FDA inspection.

CordenPharma to Receive 9 Life Science Leader CMO Leadership Awards in 2015

Feb 19, 2015
On Wednesday March 18, 2015 CordenPharma will be recognized with 9 CMO Leadership Awards presented by Life Science Leader magazine. The Life Science Leader CMO Leadership Awards are determined through industry research conducted by Nice Insight.

CordenPharma Acquires the Assets of ORPEGEN Peptide Chemicals GmbH

Jan 16, 2015
On January 1, 2015 CordenPharma International acquired the assets of Orpegen Peptide Chemicals GmbH, located in Heidelberg, Germany, retaining both their experienced personnel and peptide capabilities. The newly acquired subsidiary, to be named CordenPharma Heidelberg, will provide innovative, cutting-edge process research and non-GMP development services. 

CordenPharma Plankstadt Announces Successful FDA Inspection

Oct 27, 2014
CordenPharma Plankstadt announces today successful results from their recent 5 day intensive FDA Inspection: no 483-observations were found and no recommendations were given.

CordenPharma Switzerland Transfers Amino Acid Building Blocks Portfolio to Chemie Uetikon GmbH

Feb 21, 2014
Effective February 1, 2014, CordenPharma Switzerland transfers their Amino Acid Building Blocks portfolio to Chemie Uetikon GmbH, based in Lahr, Germany

CordenPharma Colorado Receives Potent Compound Safety Certification Approval from SafeBridge®

Jan 27, 2014
CordenPharma Colorado announces receipt of approval for the "Potent Compound Safety Certification" by SafeBridge® Consultants, Inc. for the safe handling of potent APIs and compounds of unknown toxicity and potency.

CordenPharma Acquires Ancora's Carbohydrate Synthesis Platform

Nov 01, 2013
On October 31, 2013 CordenPharma acquired Ancora Pharmaceuticals, located in Woburn, MA, USA. Ancora’s unique carbohydrate synthesis technology platform and chemistry research facilities perfectly complement CordenPharma’s capabilities in the manufacture and supply of high-quality complex synthetic molecules. 

ICIG to acquire Allessa from Cassella

Sep 25, 2013

International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) and Casella GmbH have reached an agreement in principle under which ICIG would acquire all of the shares of Allessa GmbH. Both parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.

CordenPharma Caponago Granted SHE Certification

Sep 03, 2013
CordenPharma Caponago was recently granted SHE Certification with an OH SAS 18001:2007 Certificate for the maintenance of their Safety Management System involving manufacturing activities and the packaging and control of injectable liquid, freeze-dried and powder products.

CordenPharma to Acquire Peptisyntha from Solvay

Aug 28, 2013
International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) and the Solvay Group have entered into an agreement under which ICIG will acquire Peptisyntha SA, the Brussels, Belgium, based custom manufacturer of peptides for pharmaceutical use. Upon closing of the deal, expected later this fall, Peptisyntha will become a member of ICIG’s CordenPharma platform as its third site offering peptides manufacturing.

CordenPharma Colorado Boosts Boulder as Innovation Hub

Jun 13, 2013
In an article on June 7th of The Boulder County Business Report, the city of Boulder, Colorado was cited for national recognition as an innovation hub in various informal polls.

ICIG Announces New CordenPharma Management Team

Jun 03, 2013

ICIG announced today changes in the management of CordenPharma, its pharmaceutical contract manufacturing business.

What Does it Take to Produce 25 kg of Peptides?

May 06, 2013
Visit our upcoming poster Development of a Scalable Process for CNP-22, presented by Valerie Paulsen, Principal Analytical Chemist, CordenPharma Colorado at Tides 2013, May 12 - 15 in Boston.

Interview of CordenPharma Colorado's Brad DeHoff by Phenomenex

Apr 05, 2013
In a recent issue of their e-newslettter PrepLC eNews, the R&D staff at Phenomenex interviews Dr. Brad DeHoff, Director of R&D for CordenPharma Colorado, about current and future trends of the CMO industry.

ICIG kicks off €50+ million investment at PPC in Thann, France

Mar 22, 2013
International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) kicks off €50+ million investment at PPC, a company of WeylChem Group, the fine chemicals platform of ICIG, to develop membrane-based technology. PPC is located in Thann, France.

CordenPharma Colorado Named Approved Peptide Supplier for Linaclotide

Mar 08, 2013

In an article published on March 4th in Chemical & Engineering News, CordenPharma Colorado was named an approved peptide supplier to Ironwood Pharmaceuticals for their product Linaclotide: 

CordenPharma Colorado Regional Science Fair 2013

Mar 05, 2013
On Thursday, February 28th CordenPharma Colorado sponsored and sent 3 scientists to serve as jurors for the CordenPharma Colorado Regional Science Fair, which took place at on the University of Colorado campus in Boulder.

CordenPharma Expands with ICIG Acquisition of Farchemia

Feb 13, 2013
CordenPharma announces an expansion of manufacturing capabilities due to the recent acquisition by International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) of Farchemia from the Tessenderlo Group, completed on December 5th, 2012.

CordenPharma Chenôve Receives Certificates from Japan PDMA and French ANSM

Dec 13, 2012
CordenPharma Chenôve receives updated certificate of compliance to cGMP standards from the PDMA in Japan and the ANSM in France.

CordenPharma Caponago Receives WCA Achievement Award

Nov 30, 2012
CordenPharma Caponago Receives Workplace Conditions Assessment (WCA) Achievement Award Enabled by Intertek.

Orifarm Generics Names CordenPharma Best Supplier

Oct 24, 2012
Today Orifarm Generics announced that CordenPharma was elected as the Best Supplier in the Orifarm Generics' Supplier Evaluation 2012.

CordenPharma Presents European Outsourcing Award at CPhI 2012

Oct 10, 2012
CordenPharma presents the award for the Most Effective Process Development/Scale-Up Programme at the European Outsourcing Awards on October 10th in Madrid during CPhI 2012. And the winner is....

Tessenderlo Group Intention to Sell Pharmaceutical Ingredients Activities

Oct 09, 2012
Tessenderlo Group (NYSE Euronext: TESB) announced today that it has the intention to sell its pharmaceutical ingredients activities, Farchemia and Calaire Chimie, to International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG), a private industrial holding company. The sale concerns two production sites in France and Italy.

CordenPharma Paclitaxel Approved in Europe

Oct 05, 2012
Today CordenPharma announced the approval of our proprietary generic drug product dossier for Paclitaxel in the reference state (Germany). With this approval CordenPharma is now open to out-licensing the generic Paclitaxel dossier with rights to register, promote and market the drug to esteemed customers in all EU territories.

CordenPharma to Sponsor Boulder Peptide Symposium 2012

Aug 09, 2012
CordenPharma will be Gold Sponsors of the Boulder Peptide Symposium, taking place September 26-28, 2012 at the St. Julien Hotel and Spa in Boulder, CO. Read the full story for Discounted Registration Information.

CordenPharma Colorado Named Among Top 50 Businesses in Boulder

Jul 31, 2012
In the Boulder Daily Camera's annual list of Top 50 Largest Businesses, CordenPharma Colorado ties with Google Inc. at Number 42 ~ click here for the Daily Camera's full article.

Frost & Sullivan Acclaims CordenPharma for Achieving Excellence in Product Differentiation

Feb 16, 2012
Based on its recent analysis of the pharmaceutical contract manufacturing market, Frost & Sullivan recognises CordenPharma with the 2011 Western Europe Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Differentiation Excellence.

International Chemical Investors Group Announces Acquisition of CordenPharma Colorado from Roche

Oct 06, 2011
We are pleased to announce that on September 1, 2011 International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) acquired a former division of Roche to join their pharmaceutical platform CordenPharma International as CordenPharma Colorado.

International Chemical Investors Group Announces Agreement to Acquire Pharmaceutical Intermediates Business from Genzyme Corporation

Feb 03, 2011
Luxembourg – International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement under which an affiliate of ICIG will acquire the pharmaceutical intermediates business from Genzyme Corporation.