Press Release 

DCAT Welcomes Three New Member Companies

Robbinsville, NJ, August 6, 2010 – The Drug, Chemical and Associated Technology Association (DCAT), the pharmachem industry’s premier business development association, is pleased to announce the addition of Lundbeck Pharmaceuticals Italy S.p.A, Catalent Pharma Solutions and PharmaVantage LLC as new member companies. To learn about other DCAT member companies, visit DCAT’s Meet Our Members 


Lundbeck Pharmaceuticals Italy S.p.A.

Established in 1929 as VIS Farmaceutici and acquired in 2000 by Lundbeck A/S, Lundbeck Pharmaceuticals Italy S.p.A. is an API manufacturer and provider of services to the pharmaceutical industry inspected and approved by FDA (since 1972), EMEA and Japanese PMDA. Capacity 120 m3, thin film distillation, solid phase extraction, expertise on crystallization and solid mixtures, production departments operating in Class C / ISO 7, focused on specialty APIs, and those requiring high levels of containment. Lundbeck Pharmaceuticals Italy is an independent business unit of Lundbeck A/S of Denmark. www.lupichem.com

Catalent Pharma Solutions
Catalent Pharma Solutions is the leading provider of advanced technologies as well as development, manufacturing and packaging services for pharmaceutical, biotechnology and consumer healthcare companies. Catalent's proprietary drug delivery and packaging technologies enable customers to achieve their desired clinical and market outcomes, and are used in many well-known products. www.catalent.com 

PharmaVantage LLC
PharmaVantage is a full service company engaged in three main business activities related to pharmaceutical intermediates and APIs: sourcing from China, marketing to China (including import drug registration), and consultancy services. Its management has over 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry in China and has offices in Shanghai, Beijing and New York. www.pharmavantage.com

About DCAT
DCAT is the premier business development association whose membership is comprised of companies that manufacture, distribute or provide services to the pharmaceutical, chemical, nutritional and related industries.

Contact:
Erin Sanders
DCAT Communications Coordinator
609-448-1000