Ardena Group acquires Syntagon
We are pleased to announce that Syntagon has become part of the Ardena Group.
Joining Ardena enables us to become a one source contractor for all chemical, pharmaceutical and (bio)analytical needs that arise in the clinical supply chain. By joining forces, substantial benefits will be created, reducing project risks and shortening time to market.
New employees: Lukas Ekström & Henrik Westergren
We are pleased to announce the addition of two new process chemists that have joined the production team. Lukas Ekström holds a MSc in in chemical engineering from Uppsala University and Henrik Westergren received his MSc degree in Macromolecular Materials from KTH.
New employee at Syntagon AB: Einars Paass
Einars Paass is most welcome back again into the manufacturing and development team. Einars holds a MSc in chemical engineering from University of Latvia and also brings several years of relevant industrial experience.
New employee at Syntagon AB: Fredrik Tinnis
We welcome Fredrik Tinnis into our manufacturing and development team at Syntagon AB for the position as Production Manager. Fredrik Tinnis holds a PhD in Organic Chemistry from Stockholm University.
Extended environmental permit for manufacturing of pharmaceutical products.
We are happy to announce that Länstyrelsen Stockholm has recently approved Syntagon AB for an extended environmental permit (B-class level) for manufacturing of pharmaceutical products.
New employee at Syntagon Baltic: Karina Siltane
We welcome Karina Siltane to our Analytical development and Quality Control team in Syntagon Baltic. Karina holds MSc in organic chemistry, and is passionate about analytical chemistry.
New employee at Syntagon Baltic: Dmitrijs Cernaks
We welcome Dr. Dmitrijs Cernaks into the manufacturing and development team at Syntagon Baltic.
Dmitrijs holds a PhD in organic chemistry from University Illinois at Chicago and also conveys several years of relevant academic/industrial experience.
New employee at Syntagon AB: Niklas Kölfeldt
We welcome Niklas Kölfeldt into the analytical development and QC team at Syntagon AB. Niklas holds a MSc in chemical engineering from the University of Uppsala and also brings several years of relevant industrial experience.
New employee at Syntagon AB: Eleanor Eriksson
We welcome Eleanor Eriksson into the manufacturing team at Syntagon AB. Ella holds a MSc in chemistry from the University of Uppsala and also brings several years of relevant industrial experience.
New employee at Syntagon: Arturs Svarinskis
We are happy to announce that Arturs Svarinskis has joined the Syntagon QA-team. Arturs brings many years of QA experience from the Life Science industry.
New employee at Syntagon Baltic: Toms Puciriuss
We welcome Toms Puciriuss, MSc in organic chemistry.
Commercial manufacturing of API
Syntagon management team is deligthed to announce that Syntagon extends its service range to also include commercial manufacturing of APIâ€™s. Please download Syntagon AB's new GMP certifcate that reflect this change.
New employee at Syntagon AB: Einars Paass
We welcome Einars Paass into the manufacturing and development team. Einars holds a MSc in chemical engineering from University of Latvia and also brings several years of relevant industrial experience.
New employee at Syntagon AB: Richard Lihammar
We welcome Richard Lihammar into our manufacturing and development team at Syntagon AB.
Richard holds a PhD in Organic Chemistry from Stockholm University.
New equipment at Syntagon AB: Prep HPLC
Two new Novasep preparative HPLC systems (15 cm columns) have been installed in a new purpose built GMP facility for chromatographic purification. SAT have been completed and we expect to be fully GMP operational in September.
MP quality certification Syntagon Baltic
We are happy to announce that we have successfully passed a GMP inspection of our quality control laboratory by the Latvian MPA.
New employees at Syntagon AB: Magnus Carlsson
Newly employed staff at Syntagon AB: We welcome Magnus Carlsson into our QC group. Magnus brings approximately 15 years of experinece from development of analytical methods and quality control mainly from the AstraZeneca Process R&D group.
New employees at Syntagon AB: Caroline Ahlberg
We welcome Caroline Ahlberg to the QC group. Caroline holds a PhD in analytical chemistry from Stockholm University and brings industrial experience from FreseniusKabi (Process R&D QC) and AstraZeneca (QC unit).
Audit by Swedish Medical Product Agency
Syntagon to be audited by MPA (Swedish Medical Product Agency) 2-4 June 2015. We are seeking to extend the scope of our certification says George Köllner Head of QA unit.
Extended GMP production certificate
Syntagon certificate for GMP production extended through December 2015. (May 2015).
New QC laboratory finalized at Syntagon AB
New QC laboratory finalized at Syntagon AB November 2014.
New NOVASEP prepHPLC systems
Due to increased demand for preprative HPLC purification Syntagon has invested in two new NOVASEP prepHPLC systems (Hipersep Lab II pack 2) equippped with 15 cm columns. Planned delivery and installation in August 2015. In order to accomodate the two new Novasep HPLC systems two new production suites will be built. (December 2014).
New QC lab finalized at Syntagon Baltic
"A new QC lab finalized at Syntagon Baltic. The new lab was built in order to better separate QC from Process R&D activities and accomodate additional equipment. (March 2015).
Construction of the new Production suites
Construction of the production suites for preparative chromatography started. We expect to have completed the construction work and IQ/OQ tests by mid July says our project leader Sakari Salla (Salla Pharma Consulting). (May 2015).
Audit of the new Quality Control laboratory, Syntagon Baltic
The Quality Control laboratory at Syntagon Baltic was audited by the Latvian Medical agency in April 2015.
Sofia Lundberg returns to QC QA
Sofia Lundberg returns after maternity leave. Â Sofia who has many years of experience from Quality Control and Quality assurance matters is a valuable and much needed addition to our Quality control laboratory during our current expansion.
New Process Operator, Chemistry: Edwin Pacheco
Syntagon has employed Edwin Pacheco as "Process Operator Chemistry" . Â Edwin, who joined us in February, has extensive experience from AstraZeneca and Pharmacia and is a great addition to our team.
Syntagon Baltics investing in a new pilot plant
Syntagon Baltics investing in a new pilot plant suite that will harbour a 50 L Buchi glass lined reactor and a 20 L Buchi autoclave. Â We expect to be up and running by Mid February says M.Sc Inese Reine, Team leader of Organic chemistry Syntagon Baltic.
Site Manager Syntagon Baltic: Agnese Jurkevica
Dr Agnese Jurkevica appointed Site Manager Syntagon Baltic. Agnese has a PhD in analytical chemistry from University of Cincinnati Ohio, and has built up the QC unit in our Latvian laboratory and demonstrated excellent leadership capabilities.
15 Years with Syntagon
Syntagon celebrating 15 years of providing services to more than 100 innovative clients from all over the world. Â Thousands of products have been synthesized, many of which have made it to clincial trials and a few which have gained market approval. Â Today our manufactured molecules can be found in a variety of applications ranging from esthetic products and pharmacuticals at one end of the spectre to green fuels at the other end.
New QC laboratory operating under GMP in Syntagon Baltics
Syntagon Baltics investing in a new quality control laboratory operating under GMP. Â We'll start construction work as soon as we are done with our new pilot plant says Dr Agnese Jurkevica, Site Manager Syntagon Baltics.
George Köllner Head of QA at Syntagon
We are happy to announce that George Köllner has accepted the position as Head of QA at Syntagon. George brings more than 20 years of experience from the Pharmaceutical industry. Most recently from AstraZeneca where he led the global QA-unit within Process R&D. He will lead us through a period of intense focus on our Quality management systems. All in a effort to excel at the upcoming PAI from FDA Q3/Q4 this year.
Dr Michael Lofthagen, founder of Syntagon, returns as CEO
Dr Michael Lofthagen, founder of Syntagon, returns as CEO.
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