About the Biological Process Development Facility

Othmer HallThe Biological Process Development Facility supports the advancement of biopharmaceutical discoveries by providing a unique combination of capabilities and expertise.

The BPDF began as a protein research laboratory in the University of Nebraska Food Science and Technology Department in the mid-1990s.  In 2003 the BPDF moved to newly constructed space in the College of Engineering designed for biopharmaceutical process development and manufacturing.  An expanded manufacturing area was commissioned in 2014.