Centers of Excellence

DPT has established Centers of Excellence each focused on a different area of expertise to support clients’ pharmaceutical development and manufacturing needs.

  • Research & Development
  • Sterile & Specialty Products
  • Semi-solids & Liquids

Each of these Centers of Excellence provide clients with access to experienced personnel who are experts in their field and who provide comprehensive development and manufacturing services.

Center of Excellence for Research and Development

The 258,000 sq. ft. Center of Excellence for Research and Development in San Antonio, Texas, provides pharmaceutical development services to include pre-formulation and formulation development as well as analytical development services. DPT scientists and technicians perform research and development activities and support technical transfers to the applicable manufacturing center of excellence.This center also provides storage of raw materials and finished goods, as well as worldwide product distribution.

Center of Excellence for Sterile and Specialty Products

The 175,000 sq. ft. Center of Excellence for Sterile and Specialty Products in Lakewood, New Jersey, focuses on aseptic production of sterile dosage forms. This center provides state-of-the-art aseptic processing suites and filling equipment focusing on small-volume parenterals, ophthalmic preparations, preservative-free nasal sprays and sterile ointments.

Center of Excellence for Semi-solids and Liquids

The 450,000 sq. ft. Center of Excellence for Semi-Solids and Liquids in San Antonio, Texas, provides cGMP pilot, clinical and commercial scale manufacturing for prescription and over-the-counter products. The San Antonio center also includes a dedicated 60,000 sq. ft. cGMP aerosol manufacturing facility, a 225,000 sq. ft. raw material dispensing and distribution center and a 150,000 sq. ft. compounding, fill and finish area.