FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact: Hervé Le Calvez
Phone: 1 858 586 0500
San Diego, CA – Abbiotec, LLC met with French vaccine manufacturers at the French Biotech Tour organized on March 15th, 2010 in La Jolla at the Salk Institute. French companies were invited to meet representatives from San Diego biotech companies during a day devoted to company presentations and one-on-one meeting. Institut Merieux, Sanofi Pasteur, Sanofi-Aventis among others scouted California companies for potential business partnerships.
”The most valuable part of the event for me was the one-on-one meetings both for the ability to discuss potential partnerships but also to meet new contacts at companies of interest.” Reported Kristin Agopian, Licensing Associate, Office of Technology Management, UCSF. "The level was very high" added Remi Brouard, Sanofi Aventis.
“This is a unique opportunity to introduce our products and services to key players in vaccine and infectious disease research. Attracting worldwide leaders to San Diego for one-on-one meetings is a valuable tool to our business development strategy” says CEO Hervé Le Calvez of Abbiotec LLC.
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The French Biotech Tour is organized by the French Trade Office–Ubifrance in San Francisco, in partnership with Lyonbiopole, Office for Science and Technology of the French Consulate in Los Angeles and French BioBeach in San Diego.
Ubifrance is the French agency for international business development. Its role is to assist French companies seeking to approach foreign markets and develop partnerships with foreign organizations.
Abbiotec is a company focused on developing and commercializing next generation antibodies and reagents using advanced and proprietary technologies. Abbiotec’s customers will have access to new tools and services that will assist them in the further understanding of human biology and disease at the cellular and molecular levels, with the hope of ultimately finding cures for human diseases.
French Embassy Trade Office
88 Kearny St, Ste 700
San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: 1 415 568 4581
Hervé Le Calvez
7955 Dunbrook Road, Suite B
San Diego, CA 92126
Phone: 1 858 586 0500
Fax: 1 858 586 6252