The Winner of the 2007 EUROPEAN BIOTECHNICA AWARD is the Renovo Group from the United Kingdom  
10/9/2007 11:55:21 AM

HANNOVER, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Renovo Group Plc from Manchester has good reason to celebrate. This evening the British manufacturer of biopharmaceuticals was awarded first prize in the 2007 EUROPEAN BIOTECHNICA AWARD at the official opening ceremony for BIOTECHNICA in Hannover. In second place was the biotech company Genmab A/S from Copenhagen. And third place went to another Danish company, Bavarian Nordic A/S, which manufactures biopharmaceutical products in Kvistgaard. Christian Wulff, the Premier of Lower Saxony, Dr. Karl-Ludwig Kley, Chairman of the Board of Merck KGaA, Christian Siebert, departmental head at the European Commission, and Stephan Ph. K├╝hne, who sits on the Board of Management at Deutsche Messe AG, Hannover, presented the prizes in the presence of more than 500 invited persons from the worlds of science, business and politics.