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Outside view of the site in Slough, UK

1996
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099
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Lonza Milestone Year

In 1996, Lonza took an important transformational step into the field of biotechnology with the acquisition of Celltech Biologics, a leading manufacturer of therapeutic proteins for pharmaceutical customers. The Celltech acquisition brought Lonza two major facilities --  in Slough, UK and Portsmouth, New Hampshire USA  --  that remain vital hubs of the Mammalian Manufacturing (biologics) business unit.

Fermentation reactor
Fermentation reactor