Manufacturing roundup: Thermo Fisher named contract manufacturer for Wegovy; Fujifilm Diosynth expands its business structure
Thermo Fisher Scientific has been named Novo Nordisk’s contract manufacturer for Wegovy by an unnamed source, according to a Reuters report.
Thermo Fisher and Novo Nordisk declined to comment to Endpoints News. Reuters reported Wednesday that Thermo Fisher would fill the Wegovy pens at its fill-finish manufacturing site in Greenville, NC. Reuters gave no other financial or production details.
Novo Nordisk announced in June that a second contract manufacturer would begin production for its blockbuster weight loss drug Wegovy, and another contractor would come online later this year to help boost the drug’s supply.
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