Yamatake takes majority stake in BioVigilant Systems

May 8, 2009

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: BusinessWire] – Yamatake Corporation of the azbil Group yesterday completed a stock purchase agreement to buy the majority of stock in BioVigilant Systems, Inc. (, the inventors of Instantaneous Microbial Detection equipment for use in pharmaceutical drug and medical device manufacturing.

“The azbil Group is focused on solving the issues that our life-sciences customers face, and the detection of microbes in cleanrooms is one of the major challenges that we know BioVigilant can meet,” said Yamatake Marketing Director Mitsuharu Miyazawa.

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