FACILITIES IN CHILE
The facilities and laboratories of BIOSONDA are located at Eduardo Castillo Velasco 2902, Santiago, in close association with Chilean Universities, Research Institutes and Biotech Companies. The building occupies a surface of 300 m2.
In August 2002 BIOSONDA inaugurated the new facilities, which have been designed to efficiently achieve its commercial, R&D, production and quality control activities.
The remodelation of the old building, construction and the equipment of the new facilities, were financed with partial support from CORFO-FONTEC and a 10 year bank loan co-signed by the National Foundation for Tecnological Development and Production (CORFO)
THE COMPANY IS ORGANIZED AS FOLLOWS
Biosonda is a customer oriented Company. It counts on the adequate human resources and a digital network with multi-user access to Internet, in order to provide technical assistance to our customers and develop marketing programs at the global and local level.
R & D DEPARTMENT
The Laboratories include (150 m2): Immunology laboratory, Cell culture facility and a Bioterium for inbred mice. At present it houses three strain of mice: BALB/c, C3H/He and C57Bl/6 Ola Hsd. The R&D laboratory has basic research equipment namely: electrophoresis equipment, centrifuges, Milli-Q system, chromatography equipment, laminar flow hoods, fluorescence microscope, cell culture incubators, spectrophotometer, ELISA readers, ultra low freezers, lyophilizer, cold room to perform molecular fractionation at 4ºC and cryobiological storage systems.
PRODUCTION AND QC DEPARTMENT
50 m2 of facilities have been implemented, including basic equipment such us controlled atmosphere incubators, laminar flow hoods, high capacity refrigerated centrifuges (SORVALL RC5B), ELISA reader, HPLC, UV VIS spectrophotometer, freezers and a cold room to carry out molecular fractionation at 4ºC.
In September 2003 BIOSONDA CORP initiated commercial activities in the USA, the office is located in the city of MIAMI.
-7215 NW 54 St.
Miami, Florida 33166
-Phone +1 (305) 433-7659
BANK ADDRESS IN THE USA
Bank of Chile New York Branch: 525 Madison Avenue, 9th floor, New York 10022 USA, Phone (212) 758-0909 FAX (212) 705 4450.
ISO 9001 CERTIFICATION
The Company is currently under ISO 9001 certification, to assure global quality control standards for our products and services.