Located at Biochemical Engineering and Pilot Plant Research and Development Laboratory, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, the facility is equipped with a wide range of fermentors (5 to 1,500 litres), rotating drum bioreactors (200 to 5,000 litres), various types of dryers (drum, flash and spray dryers), continuous centrifugal separator, multistage distillery, fluidized bed furnace, tubular photobioreactor and ultrafiltration.
National Biopharmaceutical Facility Located at King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (Bangkhuntien Campus), this is Thailand's prime manufacturing facility of clinical grade biopharmaceuticals for first in-human studies, equipped with microbial and cell culture fermentation systems (both up to 500L) at Biosafety Level 2 (BSL2), supported by harvesting, purification, and aseptic fill and finish capabilities. The pilot plant has been designed to comply with international standards including US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) and the Pharmaceutical Inspection Cooperation Scheme (PIC/S).
Located at Thailand Science Park, the plant is equipped with facilities for worm rearing, viral inoculation, viral harvesting and product packaging to produce NPV by in vivo cultures of infected beet armyworm (Spodoptera exigua). The Facility also conducts research and development projects to produce other viral biocontrol agents from different combinations of various viral strains and worm types. View price list here.
BIOTEC research team has built up expertise in various areas that can assist industry to improve its competitiveness, whether to improve production efficiency, develop new products or solve specific problems. Our expertise includes, but is not limited to:
Waste minimization, treatment and management, including biogas technology
Design and construction of pilot/industrial scale processes, technical and administrative consultancy feasibility studies, training and analytical services. Past experience includes pilot scale production of pressed yeast, Bacillus subtilis for probiotics market trial in animal feed industry and fungal enzyme for animal feed industry.
Genome sequencing, proteomic and genome analysis for trait evaluation and improvement of plants, animals and microbes.
Animal reproduction and heath, ie. technologies related to cattle reproduction management, shrimp immune system and vaccine development for farm animals.
Application of microorganisms in food and feed industry as well as food safety assessment and management.
Efficiency and process improvement as well as quality control in the cassava starch manufacturing process.