Mead Johnson Nutrition Company Extends Global Sole-Source Supply Agreement with Martek Biosciences Corporation (MATK)  
6/21/2010 8:36:43 AM

GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE: MJN) announced today that it had extended its supply agreement with Martek Biosciences Corporation for DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) and ARA (arachidonic acid) for use in its infant formula products. Under the terms of the amendment, Martek will continue to be Mead Johnson’s global sole-source supplier of DHA and ARA for all of its infant formula products through Dec. 31, 2015, an extension of four years beyond the earliest possible termination date of the current agreement.