VGXI Recognized as Best CMO Finalist for the 2020 Vaccine Industry Excellence Awards

Texas-based plasmid DNA manufacturer VGXI, Inc. recognized as a finalist for Best CMO for the ViE Awards of the World Vaccine Congress

VGXI, Inc., a uniquely specialized CDMO providing high quality plasmid DNA-based products and services, announced it has been nominated as a finalist in the category of Best Contract Manufacturing Organization for the annual Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE) Awards. This nomination comes as VGXI expedites manufacturing of a DNA vaccine against the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, under a CEPI funded collaboration.

The ViE Awards highlight the accomplishments and positive contributions of companies and individuals across the vaccine industry. Shortlisted finalists for each of the 12 award categories are determined by industry nominations and voting over a 3 month period. The ViE Scientific Advisory Board oversees the final judging round.

“VGXI’s nomination for Best CMO is a testament to our company’s reputation among industry leaders, our clients, and our partners,” stated VGXI COO Dorothy Peterson. “With nearly 20 years of experience, we have established a track record of success in delivering exceptional results for our client’s challenging projects.”

As part of the annual World Vaccine Congress in Washington DC, winners in each category will be announced at the ViE Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner on April 7th, 2020.

VGXI will also be exhibiting at Booth #310 during the WVC conference. Requests for partnering meetings during the event are welcome and can be submitted at the VGXI website:

VGXI, Inc. is a leading provider of manufacturing and development services for DNA vaccines and gene therapies. The company has a reputation of success in manufacturing DNA products under cGMP conditions for clinical trials in the US, EU, Asia, Canada, and Australia, and its cGMP and non-GMP products have passed rigorous reviews by several international regulatory agencies. VGXI’s ability to work with unique requirements and create custom manufacturing solutions is based on its patented manufacturing process, flexible cGMP production facility, and experienced development team. VGXI, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary CDMO of GeneOne Life Science, Inc. To learn more, visit

GeneOne Life Science Inc. (“GeneOne” KOSPI: 011000) is an international DNA vaccine and product developer, and leading contract manufacturer of DNA plasmid-based agents for pre-clinical and clinical trials for global companies and institutions. It researches and develops DNA vaccines and products to prevent and treat incurable diseases in South Korea and internationally. The company is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. VGXI, Inc., GeneOne’s wholly-owned manufacturing subsidiary located in Texas, is the largest pure-play cGMP DNA plasmid manufacturing facility in the world. For more information, visit


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VGXI’s nomination for Best CMO is a testament to our company’s reputation among industry leaders, our clients, and our partners.