Advion acquires manufacturing partner

May 12, 2008

Advion Biosciences Inc. (Ithaca, New York), a developer of microfluidic sampling technology for mass spectrometry (MS) has bought almost all assets of its production supplier, Washburn Manufacturing Technologies Inc. (Trumansburg, New York) for an undisclosed amount.

Advion Biosciences Inc. (Ithaca, New York), a developer of microfluidic sampling technology for mass spectrometry (MS) has bought almost all the assets of its production supplier, Washburn Manufacturing Technologies Inc. (Trumansburg, New York) for an undisclosed amount, in an effort to "streamline [Advion's] processes across current and future product lines."

Washburn has been the out-sourcing partner since 2004, when Advion launched its TriVersa Nanomate electrospray source.