Mitegen Announces Distribution Agreement with Mexico Diffractia S. de C.V.

Ithaca, NY, February 24, 2012 --( Mitegen LLC, a provider of innovative consumables for X-ray diffraction, crystallography and protein crystallization to academic, pharmaceutical, industrial and government researchers around the world, announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Mexico Diffractia S. de C.V. of Mexico.

Under the agreement, Mexico Diffractia will promote and sell Mitegen’s MicroMount™, MicroLoop™, MicroMesh™, RT Aligner™ and other product lines in Mexico.

“In our continuous effort to bring the most innovative products to our customers, the signed agreement to distribute Mitegen products in México will make the work-flow in crystallography studies easier for Mexican researchers,” says Angel Sanz, Managing Director of Diffractia México. “Also Mexican customers will have in their hands this superb technology in a record delivery time.”

Customers in Mexico can expect to be able to order Mitegen products, through Diffractia México, by end of March of 2012.

“Our customers have had a very positive working relationship with Diffractia in Spain and Portugal, and we are therefore very excited about new opportunities with Mexico Diffractia,” says Robert Newman, CEO of Mitegen. “We look forward to Mexico Diffractia improving our product sales and distribution within Mexico and improving local customer support.”

About Mexico Diffractia
Mexico Diffractia S. de C.V. is a new company founded in 2012, with more than 10 years of experience by Diffractia in the distribution of products related to “Crystallomic” field, that means from gene expression to solved protein structure.

Founded in 2000, Estructuras Analíticas S.L. (Diffractia) is the main shareholder in Diffractia México. During more than 10 years have brought both to the Spanish and Portuguese market a complete range of most innovative products for the crystallomic field.

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About Mitegen
Mitegen designs, manufactures and distributes products for crystallization, crystallography and X-ray diffraction of proteins, viruses and small molecule/inorganic compounds, and for manipulation and measurement of small samples in cell biology, histology, clinical diagnostics, entomology, archaeology, art restoration and geology. Our customers include academic, medical, pharmaceutical, government and industrial laboratories in more than 40 countries.

Founded in 2004, Mitegen is based in Ithaca, NY.

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