Sartorius AG to Open Center of Excellence in Michigan

Sartorius AG, a German laboratory and pharmaceutical equipment provider, announced their plans to expand into Michigan. This move will include the opening of a new 130,000 sqft. State-of-the-art plant in Ann Arbor in late 2023.

Theis Ann Arbor location will consolidate existing operations in Washtenaw County, creating a Center of Excellence for both the Laboratory and Bioprocess Products and Services in North America. This center of excellence will create 160 jobs from operations to product development. Product development will include the development of innovative solutions to help customers create drugs that cure, prevent, or halt the progression of diseases.

Sartorius produces their biopharmaceuticals using living cells. Their innovative methods simplify workflows and minimize human errors. Sartorius has been pioneering and setting the standards for single-use products used throughout all biopharmaceutical manufacturing processes. By expanding into Michigan and creating a center of excellence, they can help to expand innovation in the industry while contributing to the state’s economy.

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