Navigation Links
EUCODIS Bioscience Receives EUR 2 Million Cash Injection to Enlarge Product Portfolio and Develop International Markets
Date:2/3/2010

VIENNA, Austria, February 3 /PRNewswire/ -- EUCODIS Bioscience, a company providing customized enzymes to the pharmaceutical, chemical, and other industries, announced today that it has received a cash injection of EUR 2 million from existing shareholders.

The Company will use these funds to swiftly add new enzyme families to its product portfolio and to accelerate the development of international markets. At the same time, EUCODIS Bioscience is expanding its manufacturing capacity in pace with growing customer demand for its novel enzymes.

Commenting on the capital injection Thomas Fischer, CEO of EUCODIS Bioscience, said: "Following several product launches in 2009 and the recent expansion of our lipases family to 20 enzymes we continue to build our order book. Accordingly, our revenues will finance a good part of our expenses and investments this year."

Fischer continued: "Given the wealth of business opportunities in front of us, we are extremely pleased that the cash injection will help us to broaden our product range and to ramp up our sales and marketing efforts."

EUCODIS Bioscience' shareholders Pontis Capital, Wiener Wachstumsfonds, IBG, and ARAX participated in the cash injection.

Harald Schuerz, Managing Director of Wiener Wachstumsfonds, commented: "We are delighted that the market clearly confirms the business model of EUCODIS Bioscience. The commercial focus and the industrial mindset of their team are impressive. In light of their track record and the market potential, this company will soon be an Austrian IPO candidate."

Thomas Moser, Managing Partner at Pontis Capital, commented: "We have been impressed with the progress EUCODIS Bioscience has made in commercializing their experience in enzyme development. In addition, they have established a proven technology for the directed evolution of enzymes and have developed a unique expertise in manufacturing specialty enzymes. This provides the right ingredients to make EUCODIS Bioscience a preeminent supplier to the white biotechnology industry."

About EUCODIS Bioscience

EUCODIS Bioscience GmbH develops, customizes, manufactures, and markets industrial enzymes.

EUCODIS Bioscience' products help customers in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and food and feed industries to make manufacturing processes more efficient and cleaner, and to generate products with superior properties.

EUCODIS Bioscience originally focused on developing enzymes for industrial partners, including GlaxoSmithKline, Henkel, and Lohmann Animal Health. Since 2009, the Company develops and markets its own products.

Led by an experienced management team, EUCODIS Bioscience is backed by Austrian and German institutional venture capital funds, founders, and private investors. The Company is headquartered in Austria, Europe, with a subsidiary in Germany.

    For more information, please visit http://www.eucodisbioscience.com

    Company contact EUCODIS Bioscience:
    Thomas Fischer, MBA
    CEO
    EUCODIS Bioscience
    Campus Vienna Biocenter II
    Viehmarktgasse 2 a/ 2 OG
    A-1030 Vienna
    AUSTRIA
    +43-1-8900804
    office@eucodisbioscience.com

    Media contact EUCODIS Bioscience:
    Frank Butschbacher
    Investor Relations & Communications
    http://www.butschbacher.net
    +43-650-7844940
    office@butschbacher.net

SOURCE EUCODIS Bioscience


'/>"/>
SOURCE EUCODIS Bioscience
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. EUCODIS Bioscience Appoints Thomas Fischer as New CEO
2. EUCODIS Bioscience to Explore Novel Enzymatic Activities in Antarctic Bacteria Library From Bio Sidus
3. EUCODIS Bioscience Launches Lipase Portfolio
4. EUCODIS Bioscience Launches Beta-Lactamase for Antibiotics and Diagnostics Industries
5. EUCODIS Bioscience Signs Research Agreement With Genencor
6. EUCODIS Bioscience and Lohmann Animal Health Announce Achievement of Major Development Milestone
7. EUCODIS Bioscience Appoints Thomas Fischer as Chief Financial Officer
8. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Presentation at BIO CEO & Investor Conference
9. Cellectricon Files Patent Infringement Suit Against Fluxion Biosciences
10. YM BioSciences announces FDA clearance for two ongoing Phase II nimotuzumab trials into USA
11. YM BioSciences announces result of Cytopia shareholder vote
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... 24, 2016  Regular discussions on a range of subjects ... the two entities said Poloz. Speaking at a ... , he pointed to the country,s inflation target, which ... "In certain areas ... have common economic goals, why not sit down and address ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... release of its second eBook, “Clinical Trials Patient Recruitment and Retention Tips.” Partnering ... retention in this eBook by providing practical tips, tools, and strategies for clinical ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Md. , June 23, 2016 A person ... from the crime scene to track the criminal down. ... the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) uses DNA evidence ... Sound far-fetched? It,s not. The FDA ... sequencing to support investigations of foodborne illnesses. Put as simply ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... NEW YORK , June, 23, 2016  The ... students to envision new ways to harness living systems ... of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York ... more than 130 participating students, showcased projects at MoMA,s ... included Paola Antonelli , MoMA,s senior curator of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/24/2016)... facilitates superior patient care by providing unparalleled technology to leaders of the medical imaging ... product recently added to the range of products distributed by Ampronix. Photo ... ... ... News ...
(Date:5/12/2016)... , May 12, 2016 WearablesResearch.com ... just published the overview results from the Q1 wave ... the recent wave was consumers, receptivity to a program ... data with a health insurance company. "We ... to share," says Michael LaColla , CEO of ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... , April 28, 2016 Infosys ... (NYSE: INFY ), and Samsung SDS, a global ... that will provide end customers with a more secure, fast ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130122/589162 ) , ... but it also plays a fundamental part in enabling and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):