Lonza buys and transforms into life sciences company

Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Lonza to purchase the Research Bioproducts and Microbial Biopharmaceutical businesses of Cambrex. The company signed an agreement which, along with the upcoming initial public offering of its polymer intermediates business Polynt, will complete its transformation into a life sciences company. The Cambrex-buy will be funded by existing cash and a new fully written credit facility.


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