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Aber instruments, ltd

ABER Instruments has always been about innovation. We’re a successful global company supplying thousands of advanced systems for use in the Brewing, Biotech, Biorenewables and Biofuel industries.

 

AdvantaPure

AdvantaPure, the high purity products division of NewAge Industries, is designed to anticipate and satisfy the evolving needs of the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturing industries. AdvantaPure is ISO 9001:2008 certified, and many of our products meet and exceed USP Class VI, FDA, ISO, NSF, 3-A, and European Pharmacopoeia standards. All products are manufactured, stored, and shipped using the cleanest methods possible to ensure unsurpassed product purity for the customer.

 

Applikon Biotechnology

Applikon Biotechnology is a world leader in developing and supplying advanced bioreactor systems from laboratory scale to production scale. We are the only company that can take a customer from the initial screening stage up to full-scale production using the same platform. This minimizes scale-up risks and guarantees the shortest time to market for our customers’.

 

ARTeSYN Biosolutions 

ARTeSYN® Biosolutions develops, manufactures, and sells a series of single-use solutions targeting the voids in the single-use market for the Bio-Pharmaceutical industry. These solutions include patented and patent pending valves, instruments, exoskeletal supports, tubing management systems, and typical unit operational systems (Filtration, Chromatography, Media and Buffer Prep, etc.) that use these newly minted component solutions in their most advanced forms. ARTeSYN’s® suite of components’ versatility, flexibility, and no-hassle set-ups is unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. See what you’ve been missing at www.artesynbiosolutions.com, or contact us at contact@artesynbio.com

 

Asahi Kasei Bioprocess America, Inc.

As a part of the Asahi Kasei Group’s sharpening focus on healthcare-related fields, Asahi Kasei Bioprocess is steadily developing its range of advanced manufacturing solutions for the bioprocess industry. The company is the established global market leader in virus filtration products, with its Planova virus removal filters having an unrivalled 20 year history of trusted use in the production of biotherapeutics. 

 

AWS Bio Pharma Technologies, LLC

At AWS, our goal is to provide the highest quality, cost-effective and fully integrated solutions for the bio-tech, parenteral, pharmaceutical, compounding and related manufacturing industries. This is accomplished by offering the most innovative and proven manufacturing equipment serviced by the most highly trained and motivated support staff in the industry. 

 

 

BD 

BD is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science, researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public. BD manufactures and sells a broad range of medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment and diagnostic products.

 

 

Beckman Coulter Life Sciences

Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems are found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world and produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs.

 

Bio-G Bioproduction Group

We are operations research experts helping improve the quality, productivity, flexibility, and manageability of the world’s leading biomanufacturers. Our suite of enterprise software tools and services has been developed to address your most significant biomanufacturing challenges. Bio-G provides the most versatile and powerful software platform for the biomanufacturing industry.

 

Bio-Rad 

Bio-Rad Laboratories is a leading provider to the life science and clinical diagnostics markets where the company’s products are used for scientific discovery, drug development, and biopharmaceutical production. Bio-Rad’s long-lasting customer relationships foster the company’s research and development efforts and inspire the introduction of innovative products and solutions that accelerate the discovery process and improve healthcare. 

 

Brooks Instrument

Every day, customers turn to Brooks Instrument for solutions to their flow, pressure, vacuum and level challenges. In industries as diverse as biopharmaceuticals, oil and gas, fuel cell, solar cell, chemicals, medical devices, analytical instrumentation, and semiconductors, Brooks provides the broadest array of flow products in the market. Our award-winning flow meters and flow controllers consistently rank at the top of their category for accuracy, reliability, and user preference, as judged by the audience that matters – users of flow instruments. 

 

Capsugel

Capsugel designs, develops and manufactures a wide range of innovative dosage forms for the biopharmaceutical and consumer health & nutrition industries. Our unique combination of science, engineering, formulation and capsule expertise enables our customers to optimize the bioavailability, targeted delivery and overall performance of their products. We partner with more than 4,000 customers in over 100 countries to create novel, high-quality and customized solutions that align with our customers’ evolving needs and benefit patients and consumers.

 

Charter Medical

We have a 25 year history of developing and providing specialty single-use products to the blood transfusion, cell therapy, biotechnology and pharmaceutical markets. Wedesig and manufacture single-use solutions and devices needed to bring new therapeutic drugs to market.

 

Colder Products Company

Colder Products Company is the leading provider of quick disconnect couplings, fittings and connectors for plastic tubing. At CPC, we believe that fluid handling should be safe and easy, period. We engineer our connection solutions to improve the overall functionality and design of your equipment and processes. 

 

 

Endress + Hauser

We are a leading supplier of products, solutions and services for industrial process measurement and automation. We offer comprehensive process solutions for flow, level, pressure, analysis, temperature, recording and digital communications across a wide range of industries, optimizing processes with regards to economic efficiency, safety and environmental protection.

 

Eppendorf 

Eppendorf is a leading life science company that develops and supplies lab products and bioprocess instruments for microbial and cell culture applications. Lab products include liquid handling, centrifuges, shakers, incubators, sample prep and detection.

 

Flownamics 

We address the growing needs of fermentation and bioreactor operators in the biotechnology industry. Our focus is to design high quality products that are easy to operate. Our products assist researchers in developing methods to optimize their fermentation or bioreactor process and are utilized in a variety of settings, including labs, pilot plants, and production environments. 

 

GE Life Sciences

GE Healthcare’s Life Sciences business provides a wide range of bioprocessing products and services that enable the development and manufacture of high-quality biotherapeutics and vaccines. Using our knowledge and expertise, we support our customers in increasing speed to market, while avoiding unnecessary costs and improving quality and performance in drug manufacturing. As a provider of high-quality products, customized technical and commercial services, as well as design and construction of complete biomanufacturing solutions, we support the biopharmaceutical industry in making health visions a reality

 

Hamilton Company

Hamilton Company produces process sensors including pH, optical dissolved oxygen, viable cell density, optical density, and conductivity. Hamilton Arc products replace traditional transmitters via placement of a microprocessor inside the sensor. Arc sensors measure more reliably and save on cost by communicating directly with the process control system. Our viable cell density instrument measures living cells in-line through capacitance based measurement.

 

Irvine Scientific

Irvine Scientific is a worldwide leader in media development, optimization and manufacturing for the specialized needs of bioproduction. Supporting discovery through commercial production of biotherapeutics, our products and services are optimized to enhance quality and production, streamline manufacturing processes and contribute to our customers’ success.

 

JSR Life Sciences 

We are continually developing highly functional materials and products to meet the current and future needs of the growing biotechnology industry. Using a variety of integrated, leading-edge technologies, JSR Life Sciences provides materials that contribute to the manufacturing process of biopharmaceuticals, life science research applications, in vitro diagnostics and medical devices.

 

KOSI

Kaiser Optical Systems is a world leader in Raman spectrographic instrumentation and applied holographic technology. Principal products include Raman sensors and instrumentation, and advanced holographic components for spectroscopy, telecommunications, astronomy, and ultra-fast sciences. Our products provide chemical composition measurements for research laboratories, as well as the process industry including life sciences, chemical, petrochemical, and the power & energy industries.

 

Kuhner

Kuhner AG is the leading developer and manufacturer of shaking machines for the international market. From bench top shakers to large scale industrial shakers, Kuhner offers machines of the highest quality. 

 

Levitronix

Levitronix is the world-wide leader in magnetically levitated bearingless motor technology. Levitronix offers single-use and multi-use pumps with a low shear design for sensitive fluids like cells and proteins for the Biotech Industry. 

 

LEWA BIOPROCESS TECHNOLOGIES GROUP

The Bioprocess Group of LEWA manufactures leading downstream process systems for GMP environments. Noted for high accuracy, high precision batch and continuous (multi—column) LPLC and HPLC chromatography systems, LEWA also specializes in buffer in-line dilution systems. LEWA has a long history in custom TFF, NaOH dilution and other critical process skids. Big enough to innovate, small enough to listen – LEWA is noted to be easy to do business with. 

 

 

Meissner

Meissner is your source for advanced microfiltration and single-use systems. Focused on fluid management technology and innovation, we deliver advanced processing and fluid handling solutions for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturing.

 

MilliporeSigma

MilliporeSigma offers end-to-end services with the expertise in process optimization, single-use technology and agile facility design for greater flexibility, lower TCO and faster time-to-commercial. 

 

Natrix Separations

Natrix Separations is a leading supplier of high performance, single use and multi-cycle disposable chromatography products to the life science, food, beverage and water markets. Natrix has developed a unique technology that combines the high binding capacity, selectivity and specificity normally associated with resin-based chromatography with the high throughput and ease of use of traditional membrane products.

 

Nordson Medical

Nordson MEDICAL is your partner in the global life sciences market bringing you the combined excellence of Value Plastics’ precision plastic fluid components, biomaterial delivery devices, and Avalon Laboratories’ cannula solutions. The Value Plastics product line includes over 10,000 fluid management components designed specifically for flexible tubing in different style and material combinations. Products include bioprocessing fittings, Linktech quick connect fittings, luer fittings, check valves, tube-to-tube fittings, and more. Nordson MEDICAL is your trusted source for bioprocessing products, offering regulatory information, part drawings, extractables data, biocompatibility data, and validation test data.

 

Pall Life Sciences

Scientists and engineers at heart, we thrive on helping customers protect people, the environment and our natural resources. We are often called the original clean technology company because our products provide clear environmental benefits. Pall fluid management solutions enable customers to purify and conserve water, consume less energy, make alternative energy possible and practical, advance medicine, and minimize emissions and waste. By doing so we’re helping to make our world safer, greener and better every day. 

 

PAW BioScience

We are a manufacturer and distributor of fine quality products used in the biotechnology & biopharmaceutical manufacturing industry. Our three primary business operations: Single-use Connectors and Components: This includes our widely used SterilEnz series of sanitary fittings for BioProcess Containers. Custom Design & Assembly: PAW works closely with end-users and major manufacturers of single-use components to design, build and deliver pre-sterilized assemblies and specialized components. Product Distribution: PAW has long-standing relationships with suppliers of industrial products, such as Burkert, Trelleborg, Refine Technology, & AQ Elteknik. We are experts in their technology and have achieved preferred distributor status with many clients. We stock thousands of components and accessories in support of these suppliers.

 

PendoTECH

PendoTECH is committed to providing value-added products and services for enhanced production of mainly cell culture and fermentation derived products to companies in the biopharmaceutical industry. As the number these products increases and the industry matures, new technologies and process approaches are available for comparison to the existing ones for evaluation of enhanced production output and reduced cost of goods.

 

Quattroflow

Quattroflow is a leading brand of Almatec Maschinenbau GmbH, Germany, which is part of PSG, a Dover company. Quattroflow Quaternary Pumps offer a four-piston diaphragm technology and primarily serve the biopharmaceutical industry that require gentle displacement, reliability, product safety, purity and cleanability. Quattroflow pump chambers are available in stainless steel (Multiple-Use) and in plastic (Single-Use) to cover most applications in this market.

 

Rattiinox

More than 30 years of experience in the stainless steel machining has made of Rattiinox a successful firm in the supplying of components for pharmaceutical, chemical and alimentary installations. 

 

Repligen

Inspiring advances in bioprocessing, Repligen is a trusted partner in upstream process intensification and downstream pre-packed disposable chromatography. Focused on cost and process efficiencies, our people and our technologies help meet critical bioproduction demands worldwide. As the recognized global leader in Protein A manufacturing, Repligen’s Protein A affinity ligands are routinely used to purify most of the world’s monoclonal antibodies.

 

Roche

Roche offers customized biotech solutions for the Pharmaceutical, Diagnostics and Biotech industry: With the experience and strong customer orientation, Roche Custom Biotech supplies diagnostic reagents, products and services, customized to the quality and regulatory needs of the customer.

 

Saint-Gobain Life Sciences

Saint-Gobain is leading the way in critical fluid transfer and containment solutions. We are the industry’s foremost supplier of customized single-use bioprocess systems that include bioprocess bags and rigid containers along with Sani-Tech, C-Flex, Tygon, Bio-Simplex and BarbLock componentry. Our collaborative on-line design, full validation support and speed to market objectives allow us to answer your evolving needs from drug discovery through bio-production.

 

SaniSure

SaniSure is a leading global original equipment manufacturer and supplier of custom, innovative, Single-Use solutions — from R&D to process development to GMP sterile applications. SaniSure can help you design aseptic solutions for transfer, cell growth, sampling, mixing, filling and storage. Use our innovative products and solutions to reduce assembly time, eliminate cleaning validations, protect product integrity and decrease the risk of contamination.

 

SARTORIUS STEDIM BIOTECH 

Sartorius Stedim Biotech is a leading provider of cutting-edge equipment and services for the development, quality assurance and production processes of the biopharmaceutical industry. Its integrated solutions covering fermentation, cell cultivation, filtration, purification, fluid management and lab technologies are supporting the biopharmaceutical industry around the world to develop and produce drugs safely, timely and economically. Sartorius Stedim Biotech focuses on single-use technologies and value-added services to meet the rapidly changing technology requirements of the industry it serves. Strongly rooted in the scientific community and closely allied with customers and technology partners, the company is dedicated to its philosophy of “turning science into solutions.”

 

Sonotec

SONOTEC focuses on the development and the worldwide distribution of non-invasive ultrasonic sensors for the medical and bio technology as well as the laboratory sector, such as bubble sensors with micro bubble sensitivity, flow meters with integrated bubble detection and level sensors. With a strong R&D department, consisting of experienced engineers and scientists, SONOTEC is capable to react fast to customer needs and stands for top quality “Made in Germany.” Our full line of non-invasive flow sensors are ideal for single use applications in both up and downstream bioprocess applications.

 

Thermo Fisher

Thermo Fisher Scientific supplies innovative solutions for the world’s pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries. With applications that span the drug development process – from drug discovery through large-scale commercial production - we provide a broad range of products and services including single-use technologies, cell culture media, purification and analytics.

 

Vanguard Controls

Vanguard Controls provides a wide range of process measurement and control technologies. We have the expertise to help you apply the right technology to meet your measurement, control, and datalogging challenges.

 

Watson Marlow

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group’s accurate and hygienic liquid filling and peristaltic pumping technologies are used in various bioprocessing stages: media and buffer preparation; fermentation; harvest; purification; and fill/finish, ensuring complete security, compatibility and traceability. Watson-Marlow’s new process pump range builds on a platform of precise, high purity peristaltic technology. The pumps’ enhanced operator & control system interface contributes to improved validated process security. 

 

W.L. Gore

W.L. Gore & Associates is a global materials science company dedicated to transforming industries and improving lives. Founded in 1958, Gore has built a reputation for solving complex technical challenges in the most demanding environments – from creating medical devices that improve and saves lives to enabling new levels of processing and packaging performance in the pharmaceutical market.

The attributes and performance characteristics of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), the fluoropolymer at the core of Gore’s product portfolio, make it an ideal material for life sciences applications. Our passion for solving complex challenges and our ability to transform this versatile material in countless forms makes it possible to create solutions to meet the rigorous requirements of our customers.

 

WuXi AppTec

WuXi AppTec is a leading global pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, and medical device open-access capability and technology platform with global operations. As an innovation-driven and customer-focused company, WuXi AppTec provides a broad and integrated portfolio of services throughout the drug R&D process. Our services are designed to help our worldwide customers shorten the discovery and development time and lower the cost of drug and medical device R&D through cost-effective and efficient solutions.

 

YSI Life Science 

YSI Life Science and laboratory products are considered the Gold Standard for QC applications. They are used for process control, research and industrial applications by food and beverage, environmental, biofuels, biotech and pharmaceutical customers.

 

ZETA Pharma & Biotechnology

We provide customers with reliable, high-quality and integrated process solutions and technologies, with design that is user-oriented and optimised for productivity and maintenance with the maximum of economic, functional and technical reliability for the operator.