NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Eurofins Genomics today announced the acquisition of VBC-Biotech's oligonucleotide synthesis and DNA sequencing businesses and the establishment of an Austrian subsidiary.

Eurofins Genomics is the genomics division of the Eurofins Scientific Group. The Austrian subsidiary, called Eurofins Genomics AT and headquartered in Vienna, will leverage Eurofins' global network, production capacity, and infrastructure.

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