Eurofins Acquires Gene Synthesis Firm Entelechon | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Eurofins MWG Operon today announced it has acquired gene synthesis firm Entelechon for an undisclosed amount.

Entelechon was founded in 1999 in Regensburg, Germany, and focuses on genomics and proteomics projects "bringing broad experience in the fields of gene optimization and synthesis," Eurofins MWG Operon, the genomics division of Eurofins Scientific, said. The company serves the drug manufacturing industry as well as academic and public research institutes.

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