OKLAHOMA CITY, OK--(Marketwired - April 15, 2014) - Cytovance Biologics, Inc.
, a leading full-service contract manufacturer ("CMO") of mammalian and microbial biologics, is pleased to participate in the Buzz of BIO
for the 2014 BIO International Convention
. Hosted by the Biotechnology Industry Organization ("BIO"), this year's global event for biotechnology will take place June 23-26, 2014 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. During the Buzz of BIO contest, industry leaders will be voting for companies they want to see at the event's BIO Business Forum. Voting for Cytovance Biologics in the Pipelines of Promise category runs April 15 through April 22 at http://convention.bio.org/buzzofbio/voting.aspx
"Over the past ten years, our staff of experts has produced clinical products for clients worldwide for medical indications including cancer, diabetes, sickle-cell anemia and many others," stated Darren Head, president and CEO of Cytovance Biologics, Inc. "We have remained committed to our mission of being a value-added partner to our clients by providing integral pathways of converting today's protein discoveries into future life-saving therapies."
"And most recently, the company has experienced rapid growth and capabilities expansion particularly with the addition of a new 1000L microbial fermenter, an automated fill/finish machine, and a 2500L stainless steel bioreactor," Head added. "As an employer of biotech jobs in Oklahoma City, we are gaining recognition not only for the services we provide to clients, but also to individuals wishing to relocate for what we have to offer."
BIO represents the who's who of the biotech industry. Being a nominee in the Buzz of BIO allows Cytovance Biologics to strengthen partnerships with members of the biotech and pharmaceutical industry. The Cytovance team can showcase new services and develop new contracts at BIO, thus cultivating the burgeoning biotech industry in Oklahoma.
Cytovance Biologics representatives will be available during the BIO International Convention at booth 1028 of the Bio Processing Zone. Attendees who are interested in working with a reliable partner that offers a highly experienced team of experts and state-of-the-art, multi-product cGMP facilities are encouraged to visit booth 1028 and learn how Cytovance can support their outsourcing needs.
About Cytovance Biologics, Inc.
Cytovance Biologics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing company specializing in the production of therapeutic proteins and antibodies from both mammalian cell culture and microbial fermentation. In addition to its cGMP manufacturing services, the company offers process development, cGMP cell banking and support services from its Oklahoma City state-of-the-art facilities.
Learn more about Cytovance Biologics at www.cytovance.com.
About the BIO International Convention
The largest, most influential biotech meeting in the world is coming to the San Diego Convention Center, June 23-26, 2014, offering four days of career-boosting opportunities that you won't find anywhere else -- from sessions and specialty forums covering 17 hot topics to networking events, 1,700+ exhibitors and BIO One-on-One Partnering™ meetings with thousands of companies. Join the global biotech community in San Diego and discover where BIO 2014 can take you. Register now at convention.bio.org.