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Prosolia Taps European Distributor

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Prosolia will use GSG Mess-und Analysengerate, a German mass spec tools seller, to market and distribute its Omni Spray DESI technology line in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

Indianapolis-based Prosolia said that the DESI (Desorption Electrospray Ionization) product line offers direct sampling with no preparation, is effective for organic and biological compounds and polar and non-polar molecules, and it allows for in situ analysis.

"There is growing interest for our products in Europe and this agreement with GSG Mess- und Analysengerate GmbH will enhance our sales, distribution, and service capabilities helping us better serve our customers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland," Prosolia CEO and President Justin Wiseman said in a statement.

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