emergent biosolutions http://michiganradio.org en Lansing anthrax vaccine maker celebrates expansion http://michiganradio.org/post/lansing-anthrax-vaccine-maker-celebrates-expansion <p>A Lansing bio-pharmaceutical company has opened a ten million dollar expansion at its Lansing facility.</p><p></p><p>Emergent Biosolutions produces an anthrax vaccine at its facility in Lansing.</p><p></p><p>“The government is purchasing as much as we can produce,” says Daniel Abdun Nabi, the company’s president, “So one of the reasons we have expanded here on the Lansing campus is to address the nation’s requirement for a broader stockpile of BioThrax.”</p><p></p><p>The company hopes to triple its Lansing production of the anthrax vaccine by 2015.</p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 21:50:00 +0000 Steve Carmody 13096 at http://michiganradio.org Lansing anthrax vaccine maker celebrates expansion