Biotage acquires ATDBio and strengthens its position in DNA and RNA Oligonucleotide synthesis and purification
Biotage AB has today entered into an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares in the privately held company ATDBio Limited based in Oxford and Southampton, UK. The acquisition of ATDBio adds important platform solutions to Biotage within DNA and RNA oligonucleotide synthesis and purification. This technology is used for applications in drug discovery, molecular diagnostics (such as PCR testing), nucleic acid-based therapeutics and new generation DNA and RNA sequencing technologies. ATDBio was founded by Professor Tom Brown Sr, a recognised expert in nucleic acid chemistry, in 2004.