Viscofan S. A., the parent company of Viscofan BioEngineering has acquired the casing collagen division from the Japanese Group Nitta Gelatin Inc. that is specialized in the production and distribution of collagen products for pharmaceutical, food and industrial markets.
This new addition to the Viscofan group provides a significant opportunity for Viscofan BioEngineering to access new market segments for its biomedical collagen products, especially in the USA.
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Explore why we specialize in preserving the native, complex structure of collagen type I.
Read more about the yielded viscous mass of highly biocompatible and strong fibers to build up unique scaffolds, e.g. tear-resistant collagen membranes for tissue engineering and implantation, biocompatible coating of medical devices, customized scaffolds etc.
Learn about the preclinical success of our suturable Collagen Cell Carrier® membrane used to transfer and fix implanted stem cells to infarcted heart tissue to enhance their efficacy.
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From now on, our collagen products for research & development can also be found on www.SelectScience.net and www.biocompare.com
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Come to experience technical solutions to speed up solubility of peptide powders at Dr. Lluís Quintanas presentation at Nutraceuticals Next Conferences on the 28th of February at 12 a.m.
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Viscofan BioEngineering advances collagenous carrier material as their first medical product to clinical development.
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As part of its business development strategy, Viscofan BioEngineering pursues sustainable investments in biomedical research collaborations with public centers. According to the transparency rules established by EFPIA for the biopharmaceutic industry, Viscofan BioEngineering discloses annually the R&D expenses performed with public centers.
In 2017, Viscofan BioEngineering spent 88.000 € for the development of its product pipeline in regenerative medicine in joint projects with university and clinics which was backed by an additional 138.000€ in public funding.
Presenting the premium collagen hydrolysate COLLinstant®, Viscofan BioEngineering welcomes the nutraceutical industry at booth # I103 at the Vitafoods 2018 in Geneva. Learn more about COLLinstant® and its numerous applications in the food sector and collect a free sample.
Viscofan BioEngineering portraits the increasing use of collagen as a nutraceutical and explains the advantages of COLLinstant® in a current blog on "Vitafoods Insight".
Within the framework of the BioRN Annual Conference 2017: “Revolution through convolution – combining medtech, biotech and digital health to promote health science in our region”, corporate manager Dr. Lluís Quintana gave a talk entitled: „Viscofan BioEngineering – von der Wursthülle zum Medizinprodukt – from sausage casing to medical device“.
Viscofan BioEngineering celebrates new GMP-facility with opening ceremony