NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Millipore will collaborate with specialty materials firm Rohm and Haas on high-performance chromatography products for manufacturing biologic drugs, the firms announced today.
Millipore’s Bioprocess Division and Rohm and Haas Ion Exchange Resins plan to develop improved ion exchange chromatography products, they said. Under the terms of the alliance, Millipore will have exclusive access to new, customized chromatography media developed by the partners.
Jean-Paul Mangeolle, president of Millipore’s Bioprocess Division, said the partnership would take Millipore “one step closer to providing complete, integrated solutions for our biopharmaceutical customers."
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.