Press releases

JSR Life Sciences Expands Manufacturing Capabilities at KBI Biopharma

May 23, 2017 - 16:32
Bioprocess

Durham, NC - May 23, 2017 - JSR Life Sciences (JLS) today announced that KBI Biopharma (KBI), a subsidiary of JSR Corporation (JSR), is expanding its biopharmaceutical manufacturing capacity and capabilities at both its Durham, North Carolina and Boulder, Colorado facilities.  KBI is investing approximately $30M on the two site expansion projects, which will greatly enhance the offerings at each site and are scheduled for completion later this year.

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JSR Life Sciences Expands Amsphere™ A3 Production Capacity

May 9, 2017 - 13:48
Bioprocess

Tokyo, Japan - May 9, 2017 – JSR Life Sciences (JLS), the global life sciences focused division of JSR Corporation, today announced plans for expansion of its production capabilities of Amsphere™ A3 protein-A chromatography resin at JSR’s Belgium subsidiary, JSR Micro NV. This expansion will effectively increase its production capacity by 6 times and provide all-important redundancy in its manufacturing capability. 

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JSR Life Sciences Acquires Exclusive Rights to SPF Technologies’ Chromassette® Platform

September 29, 2016 - 19:00
Bioprocess

Sunnyvale, CA, ‐ September 29, 2016 ‐ JSR Life Sciences has signed a technology licensing and joint development agreement for the Chromassette® technology with SPF Technologies, LLC, a private Somerville, MA‐based company providing innovative solutions for biopharmaceutical manufacturing.

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JSR Micro, Inc. Expands JSR Life Sciences Business with MBL International, Appoints New CEO

April 21, 2016 - 15:41
Corporate

April 21, 2016 – Sunnyvale, CA – JSR Micro, Inc. announced today that it has expanded the JSR Life Sciences business division by becoming the majority shareholder of Boston area-based MBL International Corporation (MBLI). Tim Lowery, Sr. Vice President of Emerging Technologies at JSR Micro, Inc., has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of MBLI effective immediately.

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JSR Corporation Establishes JSR Life Sciences Division, Names North American Leader

April 14, 2016 - 12:35
Corporate

April 14, 2016 – Sunnyvale, CA – JSR Life Sciences Division (JLS) today announced the formation and establishment of its global corporate headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA USA. Eric R. Johnson will assume responsibility of all operations as Senior Executive Officer and General Manager Life Sciences Division. JLS US headquarters will be responsible for all commercial business activities including strategic planning, customer support, marketing and product development oversight.

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