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Sanofi Adopts Genedata Selector to Optimize Strain Development

Genedata Selector integrated genome management platform chosen to streamline Sanofi’s biopharmaceutical production processes

February 27, 2018
Basel, Switzerland

Genedata, a leading provider of advanced software solutions for R&D, today announced that Sanofi, a global healthcare leader, has chosen Genedata Selector™ for the management of omics data related to the improvement of their microbial production organisms. Genedata Selector enables Sanofi to significantly save time and resources in selecting the best strains for production by efficiently managing all NGS information related to the optimization of production strains. 

One Single Solution to Optimize Processes, Drive Efficiencies, and Reduce Costs
Genedata Selector is an enterprise-level, genome management platform that enables the optimization of mammalian cell lines as well as microbial strains for biopharmaceutical and industrial biotech companies.  The platform’s standardized and reproducible workflows automate the processing and analysis of complex data sets such as NGS and gene expression data for cell line optimization. Genedata Selector’s integrated enterprise software platform facilitates collaboration among research groups and sites allowing easy access to all data under one umbrella. Researchers can therefore lower costs and reduce time to market by avoiding unnecessary duplication of work and by promoting efficient decision-making across the organization. 

“We are excited that Sanofi has chosen Genedata Selector for its innovative strain optimization projects,” said Dr. Othmar Pfannes, CEO of Genedata. “Genedata is committed to collaborating with global leaders of the biopharmaceutical industry to support their highly challenging work of improving production strains. Our 20 years of experience combined with our innovative Genedata Selector platform positions us in a unique way to offer cutting edge technology and world-class support."

About Genedata

Genedata transforms data into intelligence with innovative software solutions that incorporate extensive biopharma R&D domain knowledge. Multinational biopharmaceutical organizations and cutting-edge biotechs around the globe rely on Genedata to digitalize and automate data-rich and complex R&D processes. From early discovery all the way to the clinic, Genedata solutions help maximize the ROI in R&D expenditure. Founded in 1997, Genedata is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland with additional offices in Boston, London, Munich, San Francisco, Singapore, and Tokyo.
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Our 20 years of experience combined with our innovative Genedata Selector platform positions us in a unique way to offer cutting edge technology and world-class support