This map lists commercial manufacturing sites globally, with a focus on the EU, and non-commercial facilities in the EU. This map illustrates the strong manufacturing footprint of our sector. In the European Union, there are 17 commercial and three non-profit facilities.
Plasma for the manufacturing of medicinal products is considered to be an essential Substance of Human Origin
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