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MWG Biotech Signs Distribution Partnership with VWR

NEW YORK, Sept. 17 (GenomeWeb News) – MWG Biotech of Ebersberg, Germany, said today that it has entered a sales distribution agreement with VWR International of West Chester, Pa.

VWR will become MWG Biotech’s distributor to the pharmaceutical market and will market and sell MWG Biotech’s line of sequencing and microarray products in the US, Canada, and Mexico.

Financial details of the agreement were not provided.


VWR sells and distributes globally, a wide portfolio of scientific products.

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