September 29, 2023

🔒 Versiti Acquires Indiana-based Quantigen

Milwaukee-based blood well being and analysis group Versiti on Monday introduced its acquisition of Quantigen, a specialty lab in Fishers, Indiana.

Based as an skilled strategies growth laboratory, Quantigen offers a variety of providers supporting preclinical analysis in addition to scientific diagnostics and is predicted to increase Versiti’s scientific trial experience and repair choices, a press launch states.

The Quantigen group focuses on assay growth, biomarker validation, and diagnostic regulatory filings for a variety of strategies and illness states. The laboratory has ongoing partnerships with NGOs to adapt current diagnostic applied sciences to be used in lower- and middle-income international locations to deal with vital unmet diagnostic and well being wants in these communities, in accordance Versiti.

“Quantigen brings worthwhile experience in medical diagnostics and system growth, together with a shared mission-focused strategy to advancing medical science and affected person care,” stated Chris Miskel, Versiti’s president and CEO. “This transfer fortifies the depth and breadth of our research-based choices from Versiti Medical Trials, strengthening our portfolio of capabilities to associate in curing illnesses from pre-clinical levels all the best way to commercialization.”

The acquisition additionally expands Versiti’s portfolio throughout the drug and medical system growth pathway and provides complementary experience supporting scientific trials in infectious illness, girls’s well being, and gastrointestinal and reproductive well being, the discharge states.

Including to capabilities developed by means of Versiti’s Diagnostic Laboratories, the acquisition follows the group’s 2019 acquisition of Austin, Texas-based Cenetron Central Laboratories and Salus IRB.

“As we glance to the longer term, we’re excited to hitch forces with Versiti to develop our mission, enhance collaboration with diagnostic assay creators, drug builders and world companions to speed up innovation, and enhance affected person care,” stated Jami Elliott, CEO of Quantigen.

Versiti has greater than 2,300 workers at its places in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Texas, and Wisconsin.