BioOutsource opens new facility in Cambridge, Massachusetts

April 29, 2013 12:54 PM

BioOutsource Ltd., a global player in the biological analysis of biosimilar molecules for the biopharmaceutical industry, last week announced the opening of a new facility in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the company’s first in the United States.

The company plans to draw on its unparalleled depth of experience in providing biosimilar characterization assays to its European customers, in providing similar services throughout North America. The announcement was made at the 2013 BIO International Convention, “the Global Event for Biotechnology,” in Chicago, Illinois.

“We have opened this new office, our first in the U.S., in response to  increasing demand from across the North American market for our market-leading BioAnalytical services, and particularly in the field of biological  biosimilar characterization,” commented BioOutsource CEO Gerry MacKay. “Our U.S. office will facilitate engagement with North American customers for our off-the-shelf  biosimilar biological characterization assays, for example for Humira, Enbrel, Rituxan, Herceptin, Remicade, and Avastin.”
“We are in the fortunate position to have been first-to-market in both Europe and the U.S. with our assays, and count Big Pharma as well as leading biotechnology as valued customers,” said Verna McErlane, PhD, BioOutsource Director of Sales & Business Development, BioAnalytical Division. “We look forward to being able to interact with them and provide our market-leading services, that much more readily, from our North American base of operations in Cambridge.” Mr. MacKay concluded.

 

Source: BioOutsource press release

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