Sartorius Stedim Biotech

Sartorius acquires Umetrics, closes acquisition of Essen BioScience

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Sartorius, an international partner of the biopharmaceutical industry and research laboratories, acquired through its subgroup Sartorius Stedim Biotech the company MKS Instruments (Umetrics) based in Malmö, Sweden. Umetrics is a specialist in data analytics software for modeling and optimizing biopharmaceutical development and manufacturing processes. Umetrics has already been cooperating with Sartorius for around five years and, in 2017, plans to generate full-year sales revenue of around U.S. $15 million and a significant double-digit operating profit margin. Sartorius purchased the company for U.S. $72.5 million from the U.S. MKS Instruments Group.

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SSB and G-Con form global collaboration

Monday, January 23, 2012

Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB) and G-Con Manufacturing have formed a global collaboration to offer highly advanced and flexible production platforms for the biopharmaceutical manufacturing industry. The new product line will leverage G-Con’s modular, mobile clean-room “pods” and SSB’s broad single-use and reusable product portfolio to create a totally integrated production process platform.

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