COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 12, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Exiqon A/S (Copenhagen:EXQ), a leading supplier of high-value gene expression analysis products, today announced the addition of two distributors to its existing network of distributors in response to an increase in product demand.
Biomedica Medizinprodukte GmbH & Co KG ( www.biomedica.co.at ) will market Exiqon's life sciences products in Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo, Albania, Poland, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria.
Biotik@ ( www.biotika.com.br ) will be Exiqon's first distributor in South America and will cover Brazil.
"We are pleased to announce the addition of Biomedica and Biotika to our global distributor network", said Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing, Dr. Elisete Pedrollo and added: "The interest in microRNA research and in our miRCURY LNATM product lines continues to grow throughout the world, and these two new distributors will help us address new emerging markets".
Exiqon's total distributor network now consists of 18 distributors covering South and Eastern Europe, Middle East, Brazil, Asia and Australia/New Zealand.
A complete list of the company's distributors can be found at www.exiqon.com/distributors.
Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing, Dr. Elisete Pedrollo, tel. +49 7022 604 333 (cell: +49 170 762 5008)
Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing, Dr. Henrik M. Pfundheller, tel. +45 4565 0420 (cell: +45 4090 2106).
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