Navigation Links
ATS Labs, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of MicroTest Labs, Inc.

EAGAN, Minn., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, ATS Labs, Inc. (ATS), majority owned by Ampersand Capital Partners, announced that it acquired the assets of MicroTest Labs, Inc. (MTL) of Agawam, MA.  The acquisition of MTL is the first step in the strategy of ATS to expand its microbiology and chemistry laboratory services platform to support the medical device and biopharmaceutical industries.  The combined companies will soon be known as Accuratus Lab Services, a name that personifies the quality and accuracy of testing results and scientific solutions that support the antimicrobial, consumer product, medical device, and biopharmaceutical industries.

"The acquisition of MicroTest by ATS has been a long time in the making and I could not be more pleased about the future of the two companies and how they will combine to create the market leader in providing microbiology and analytical chemistry testing services," said Dr. Steve Richter, CEO of MTL.  Dr. Tom Burnell, Executive Chairman of ATS added, "Like ATS, MicroTest has a strong reputation in the industries it serves, which is supported by long-standing client relationships. Leveraging the strengths of the two companies will only further enhance our ability to continuously exceed our client's expectations."  It is expected that administrative functions will be consolidated, but the company will continue to operate at its locations in Eagan, MN and Agawam, MA.

About ATS Labs:ATS Labs is the leading global provider of antimicrobial and biocide testing services; committed to improving public health and generating value for customers.  ATS Labs has been an expert partner to the developers, manufacturers, and users of antimicrobial products for over 20 years; providing a comprehensive range of microbiology, virology, and product chemistry services.  For more information on ATS Labs go to

About MicroTest Labs:MicroTest Labs is a leader in testing services for the medical device, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.  Founded in 1984, the company's expertise and flexible processes enhance product safety and security, speed time to market, and minimize supply chain disruption.  For more information on MicroTest Labs go to

About Ampersand Capital Partners:Ampersand is a middle market private equity firm with a focus on growth equity investments in the Healthcare sector.  Over the past two decades, Ampersand has managed $1 billion in private equity partnerships.  Ampersand leverages its unique blend of private equity and operating experience to build value and drive superior long-term performance alongside its portfolio company management teams.  Additional information about Ampersand is available at More Information:Dr. Tom Burnell

ATS Labs, Inc.Executive Chairman 

1285 Corporate Center DriveEmail: 

Suite 110(402) 613-4184 

Eagan, MN 55121Logo -

Copyright©2014 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Endexx Enters Into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Dispense Labs, LLC
2. PharmaRoth Labs, Inc. Announces Trading Symbol Change
3. PharmaRoth Labs, Inc. Files New Dietary Ingredient Notification with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
4. Fero Industries, Inc. Changes Name to PharmaRoth Labs, Inc.
5. Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Eli Lilly, Forest Labs, ViroPharma, Novartis and United Therapeutics
6. Diomics Announces Issuance Of U.S. Patents For Novel Biologic Sample DNA Collection Materials For Use In Forensics And Diagnostics
7. Pareto Biotechnologies Announces Technology Partnership With DNA2.0, Inc.
8. ISSI Announces Fiscal 2014 Third Quarter Conference Call
9. CVS Caremark Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
10. Sono-Tek Announces Third Quarter Results
11. Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/26/2015)... PUNE, India , November ... --> ... / personal emergency response system ... grow steadily for 5 years ... growing region expected to see ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... 2015 --> ... blends immunotherapy with Bremachlorin-photodynamic therapy for advanced cancer. ... immunotherapy with Bremachlorin-photodynamic therapy for advanced cancer.   ... immunotherapy with Bremachlorin-photodynamic therapy for advanced cancer.   ... that immunotherapy can be efficiently combined with photodynamic therapy ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( ) has ... Market Outlook to 2019 - Rise in Cardiac Disorders and ... report to their offering. Boston ... scientific and others. --> The ... Boston scientific and others. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... November 26, 2015 , ... Inevitably when people think ... customers choose to buy during the Black Friday and Cyber Monday massage chair ... to search the Internet high and low to find the best massage chair deals, ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... November 26, 2015 , ... Somu Sivaramakrishnan announced ... franchise owner, Somu now offers travelers, value and care based Travel Services, including ... sales, as well as, cabin upgrades and special amenities such as, shore excursions, ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... November 26, 2015 , ... Jobs in hospital medical laboratories and ... offered by healthcare staffing agency Aureus Medical Group . These fields, ... 2015 among those searching for healthcare jobs through the company’s website, ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... , ... November 26, 2015 , ... ... medical opinion process, participated in the 61st annual Employee Benefits Conference. The Employee ... took place Sunday, November 8th through Wednesday, November 11th, 2015. The conference was ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... November 26, 2015 , ... ... health and wellness consultation, has collaborated with Women’s Web – an online ... queries on topics on mental and emotional well-being relationship, life balance, stress, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):