February 4, 2011- Precision System Science, Co., Ltd (PSS) announced today that BIOTRON Healthcare (BIOTRON Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai, India), PSS’s exclusive sales distributer in India, will soon start manufacturing DNA/RNA reagents at BIOTRON’s laboratory, which is currently under construction, where is about 10km east Mumbai International Airport, located in New Industrial Park (New Bombay) to which Mumbai City aggressively invites IT and Biotechnology companies.
In the laboratory, pre-packed reagents for PSS Automated DNA/RNA Extractor as well as reagents for manual DNA/RNA extraction are expected to be manufactured, in which PSS supplies materials and the manufactured reagents at the site will be sold in the Indian market. In order to meet necessary requirements, PSS has supported BIOTRON in manufacturing technologies and quality control management. The launch of manufacturing is expected in March 2011.
BIOTRON, an exclusive distributer of PSS products in India under the Supply and Distribution Agreement with PSS in 2008, has sold PSS products to clinical laboratories, which deal with genetic analysis, institutions for infectious decease, forensic analysis laboratories, etc. Through the arrangements of manufacturing of reagents in India and new introduction of reagents for manual extraction, PSS seeks to reduce production cost and to increase sales amount in rapidly expanding Indian market.