Germany's Merck & Co. Opens Biologics CRO/CMO In Shanghai
Published: Sep 25, 2017
Germany's Merck has opened a BioReliance biologics CRO/CMO in Shanghai. The BioReliance End-to-End Biodevelopment Center will offer services to the entire Asia Pacific region. Merck acquired BioReliance in 2015 as part of its larger $17 billion Sigma-Aldrich acquisition. A chemical company, Sigma-Aldridge (now known as MilliporeSigma) offers lab equipment and supplies, including biotech services. The BioReliance Center will provide a full range of process development services, including cell line development, upstream and downstream process development and non-GMP clinical production.