The Centre houses a GMP compliant Cleanroom facility: ISO 6 (class 1000) and ISO 7 (class 10,000). The GLP compliant Quality Control Laboratory and Sterile Products Laboratory are used to formulate and test various drug products.
The lab’s state-of-the-art equipment is capable of processing small to medium quantities of active pharmaceutical ingredients. The equipment provides researchers with the ability to engage in development and performance analysis of a variety of dosage forms including semi-solids and liquids.
The site adheres to the standards for Good Manufacturing Practices outlined by Health Canada and offers stability testing, according to the protocols of the International Conference on Harmonization (ICH). The DDIC received a Health Canada Site License to for manufacturing, processing and packaging in 2009 and has had the license renewed annually.