Biotechnology center Penzberg - home to Roche CustomBiotech

Roche Penzberg site
Roche in Penzberg

We are Roche in Greater Munich


The collaboration of the two divisions, Pharma and Diagnostics, in Penzberg is unique within the Roche Group. From research, through development to production we cover the entire value-added chain. This infrastructure is available to develop and produce what you need for your Diagnostic or Pharma products, and to help you plan and implement our solutions in the most effective way.

Innovative competence center for life sciences


As a biotech powerhouse, Roche Penzberg stands for research, development and production of therapeutic proteins. The site is a hub of worldwide importance for the production of diagnostic tests, raw materials, analyzer systems and biopharmaceuticals.

With over four decades of experience in biotechnology, our commitment lies in the enthusiastic and passionate research and implementation of new solutions in life sciences.

Site operations meet highest quality standards 
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Employing around 7.200 people from over 50 nations, we are the largest employer in Upper Bavaria and one of the most important economic players in the region. We nurture a collaborative corporate culture which promotes and supports open-minded thought and activity.

Roche Penzberg site

Located on the premises of a former coal mine, Roche Penzberg is a prime example of the structural change from tradition to modern times. We constantly invest in the site, regularly expanding laboratories, production facilities, training capacities and the infrastructure.

Roche CustomBiotech manufacturing environment at the Penzberg site

In-vitro diagnostics production of input materials and reagents

Biotech production of active agents for important Roche drugs

At the highest level of care and quality

Roche - Your partner for a more sustainable future

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