Promega Expansion Into Brazil Brings New Convenience and Support for Scientists
MADISON, WISCONSIN (April 5, 2011)
With the expansion of Promega Corporation into Brazil, now scientists in life science research, drug discovery, human identity and clinical diagnostics have direct access to technical service, fast delivery and the ability to request a quote online in Brazil. Promega online capabilities, tailored to meet the needs of Brazilian scientists, include access to extensive resources including online chat in Portuguese.
"Brazil is making a long lasting contribution to the world through a number of its scientific initiatives including those in neuroscience, vaccines, stem cell research and green biology," says Promega CEO Bill Linton. "By providing direct service of our products and support, we hope to help further advance the research and discovery in a country that is among the biotech leaders worldwide."
The team of Promega Biotecnologia do Brasil Ltda, being led by Sérgio Nascimento, brings experience and expertise in molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry and more. "I couldn't ask for better a better team to support the scientists in Brazil," says Promega Brazil General Manager Sérgio Nascimento. "They each hold tremendous experience both in the science and the business of biotech and they will be great resources for our customers." The team will provide technical support expertise, superior product knowledge and enhanced customer service.
Promega products have been used by scientists in Brazil for over 13 years thanks to the high quality and responsive services provided by former Promega distributor Prodimol Biotecnologia. For more information on Promega Biotecnologia do Brasil Ltda, please visit www.promega.com.
Promega Corporation is a leader in providing innovative solutions and technical support to the life sciences industry. The company's 2,000 products enable scientists worldwide to advance their knowledge in genomics, proteomics, cellular analysis, molecular diagnostics and human identification. Founded in 1978, the company is headquartered in Madison, WI, USA with branches in 15 countries and over 50 global distributors. For more information about Promega, visit www.promega.com.
The new Promega Biotecnologia do Brasil Ltda opened its doors on April 4, 2011. Brazil's 14-person team brings experience and expertise in molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry and more. Part of the team pictured here from L to R: Roseli Martins-Logistics Manager, Marcia Barbosa-General Assistant, Carla Galindo-Product Manager, Sérgio Nascimento-General Manager, Fabio Silveira -Technical Services Manager and Dilce Madureira-Sales Manager.
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