Mustard Tree Instruments focuses on bringing solutions to customers that make real impacts to lowering costs, creating efficiencies and improving quality
Morrisville, NC (PRWEB) October 14, 2010
Companies team to bring Raman spectroscopy technologies to pharmaceutical manufacturing processes
Centice Corporation, a pioneer in chemical verification and identification using Raman spectroscopy and computational sensor technology, announced today a strategic partnership with Mustard Tree Instruments, Inc. Although details were not disclosed, the companies stated the intention of the agreement is for Mustard Tree to sell a modified version of Centice's verification system into the at-line pharmaceutical manufacturing market. Mustard Tree's product, Verifier Tri-Test, will verify samples that comply with cGMP guidelines.
Pharmaceutical, chemical and healthcare product industries are seeking more efficient methods for ensuring quality and consistency in manufacturing. This collaboration will allow Mustard Tree to accelerate advances in the commercialization of Raman spectroscopy and computational sensor technology into manufacturing applications.
"Centice Corporation is an industry leader in material identification and verification. We continuously seek to apply our unique skills and knowledge in applications for healthcare, manufacturing and public safety." said Centice Corporation CEO, Scott Albert. "Our PASS Rx™ and PINPOINT Rx™ products are two examples of our commitment to commercializing cutting-edge technologies."
"Mustard Tree Instruments focuses on bringing solutions to customers that make real impacts to lowering costs, creating efficiencies and improving quality," said Mustard Tree Instruments CEO, Todd Blonshine. "Teaming with Centice Corporation affords us greater flexibility and responsiveness to our customers and to our markets."
Centice Corporation creates and delivers advanced technology innovations to select markets in pharmacy operations, healthcare, manufacturing and homeland security. By leveraging an expertise in applied Raman spectroscopy, computational sensors, and machine vision technology, Centice provides products and integration expertise that saves lives and protects people's lifestyles. PASS Rx™ chemically verifies dispensed drugs in a pharmacy and is a vital component of a Quality Assurance program. PINPOINT Rx™ combines a spectral database and an imprint database, making it a one stop solution for all drug identification needs. The company's scientists and engineering teams work with a network of partners to answer emerging commercial needs. Headquartered in Morrisville, N.C. and founded in 2004, the company maintains sales offices across the country and markets and sells products directly and through distributors. More information can be found at http://www.centice.com.
About Mustard Tree Instruments, Inc.
Mustard Tree Instruments creates and delivers customer driven, best-in-class analytical instruments that profitably satisfy under-served markets. Mustard Tree Instruments first Raman based instruments determine real-time chemical identity, form and composition thereby ensuring manufactured product quality, raw material purity and counterfeit material identification. The company was started in 2009 and is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina. More information is available at http://www.mustardtreeinstruments.com