Almac Group Invests to Expand its Existing North Carolina Facility

Continued expansion and investment to support increasing client demand

Souderton, PA, US, 10 October 2018Almac Group, the global contract pharmaceutical development and manufacturing organisation, today announced the completion of an investment in its Durham, North Carolina Clinical Services’ and Diagnostic Services’ capabilities with the opening of a 24,000 sq. ft. building.

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Teleflex Acquires Essential Medical

Acquisition expands presence in structural heart and endovascular aneurysm repair markets by adding unique large bore closure system

October 04, 2018 05:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time

WAYNE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX) today announced that it has acquired Essential Medical, Inc. Based in Exton, PA, Essential Medical is a privately-held medical device company that has developed and commercialized the CE Marked MANTA™ Vascular Closure Device specifically designed for closure of large bore arteriotomies following procedures utilizing devices or sheaths ranging in size from 10F to 18F (with maximum outer diameters up to 25F). In its CE Mark study, the MANTA Device demonstrated rapid and reliable hemostasis with its resorbable collagen-based technology and complication rates that were non-inferior to surgical and suture-based closure methods.(1)
Arran Chemical Company Completes Stage II of its Strategic Plan “ADAPT” 
Completion of multi-million Euro expansion of manufacturing capacity and deployment of next generation production technologies
Athlone, Ireland, 09 October 2018 – as reported in October 2017, Irish based Arran Chemical Company, has responded to client demand for the provision of fine chemicals, pharmaceutical intermediates and advanced building blocks by implementation of its three stage ADAPT (Arran Deploys Advanced Production Technologies) strategy through a multi-million Euro investment. The investment is focused around increasing capacity, further application of its selectAZyme™ biocatalysis technology and implementation of flow chemistry. Arran is proud to announce the completion of Stage II of the strategy and the positive benefit to its global client base.

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Almac Group Announces Successful HPRA Inspection at its European Campus

Craigavon, N.I., UK, 02 October 2018Almac Group, the global contract pharmaceutical development and manufacturing organisation, is pleased to announce the successful inspection of Almac Pharma Services (Ireland) at its European campus in Dundalk, Ireland, by the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA).

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Almac Group Launches Global Analytical Services Capability

Craigavon, N.I., 01 Oct 2018Almac Group, the global contract development and manufacturing organisation, is delighted to announce its global analytical services capabilities spanning UK, Europe and North America.

Following the successful acquisition of BioClin Research Laboratories in 2017, Almac’s Sciences Business Unit has united its world-class capabilities to form an analytical group which can meet the varying demands required within its clients’ development programs. From 1st October, BioClin will rename under the Almac Sciences brand, further strengthening its offering and presenting a unified platform within the pharmaceutical industry.

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