Fermenta Biotech Ltd (FBL), incepted under the auspices of Duphar Interfran Ltd (now known as DIL Ltd.), is the brainchild of late Mr. Va...
Fermenta Biotech Ltd (FBL), incepted under the auspices of Duphar Interfran Ltd (now known as DIL Ltd.), is the brainchild of late Mr. Vasant Kumar Datla. Established in 1986, FBL pioneered the manufacture of Penicillin G Amidase enzyme in India; it emerged as the leader in enzyme technologies for beta-lactams (β-lactams) synthesis. FBL manufactures cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) for further applications in global pharmaceutical, food, veterinary and feed industries; cholecalciferol solutions for use in human food supplements; Vitamin D3 resins in oil and Vitamin D3 500 feed grades for use in animal feed supplements; and activated dimethicone powder (Silicon Powder) for antiflatulent use. From a pioneer of Penicillin G Amidase (PGA), Fermenta Biotec Ltd commercialised new and improved Novel Penicillin G Acylase (NPGA) for the synthesis of Amoxicillin, Cephalexin and developed platform for other Cephalasporins (Cefaclor, Cephadroxil etc).