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Member Contact: Dr Daina Vanags

Position: Senior Director and Principal Consultant

Industry: Industry Support Services

Company Profile:

Who and where we are: Biopharma-Excellence, formerly ERA Consulting (Australia) is a member of Pharmalex Group, a leading independent regulatory affairs and product development consultancy. Biopharma-Excellence has a team of highly trained scientists, regulatory specialists and ex-regulators, providing independent expert advice to the biopharmaceutical industry for over 25 years. We are global and are therefore well-positioned to meet client needs in the major markets.

Our expertise: Biopharma-Excellence offers strategic scientific and regulatory advice that is specific to the project and based on our extensive experience. To date, Biopharma-Excellence has worked with over 450 medicinal products and specialises in biotechnology and biological products, many on the ‘cutting edge’ of science or in the challenging field of global biosimilars. Biopharma-Excellence has wide-ranging experience with recombinant proteins and peptides, monoclonal antibodies, vaccines, gene and cell therapies, tissue-engineered products and innovative chemical entities. Biopharma-Excellence has also significant expertise in the area of complex drugs, “natural” biologics and combinations with devices. Our consultants have a strong scientific focus and a profound understanding of medicines development processes and regulatory issues, allowing us to identify the most expeditious pathways.

What value we can add: Biopharma-Excellence can assist with every aspect of technical development and regulatory requirements, in particular to satisfy EMA, US FDA and Asia-Pacific agencies, using optimal tailored strategies. Our scope of internal expertise covers all preclinical areas: CMC, pharmacology/toxicology, support with clinical trial design and applications, and Agency interactions (EU, US and Australia). Biopharma-Excellence can prepare and publish all eCTD-based submissions, for development or full registration programs. We also specialise in due diligence for in- and out-licensing. Biopharma-Excellence is committed to maintaining the level of scientific excellence to which our clients are accustomed, providing independent expert advice from early stage product development to clinical trial support and eventual registration of medicines. Our business is to consistently add value to our clients' projects and help them to achieve their goals.

Corporate Member:

Dr Daina Vanags
Senior Director, Principal Consultant, Biopharma-Excellence
Head of Development Consulting Services, PharmaLex (Australia)

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+61 7 3331 3900

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