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In the production of biopharmaceuticals, Cilian applies state of the art molecular biology; and genetic and process engineering methods. At the center of its CIBEX platform is the protozoan ciliate microorganism Tetrahymena thermophila. For its excellent features it is considered the “work horse” in biosciences.

In addition to the pursuit of optimizing the CIBEX platform for the general production of therapeutic enzymes, Cilian is also developing therapeutic proteins in three distinct areas: Vaccines; Enzymes and Monoclonal Antibodies.