LONDON, July 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
Sagentia, a Science Group company, announces that it is now registered to ISO 13485:2016, receiving confirmation of the transition nearly a year ahead of the February 2019 deadline.
This new International Standard specifies requirements for a quality management system to be used by organisations involved in one or more stages of the life-cycle of a medical device. Sagentia delivers innovation, product development and applied science consulting services to clients in the medical sector helping them design and deliver breakthrough medical devices.
"This is a very important achievement for Sagentia," states Jo Morgan, Group Quality and H&S Manager at Science Group. "Developing medical devices is a highly specialised discipline. Meeting the requirements of this new Standard so far ahead of the deadline demonstrates our continued commitment to the medical device development and innovation work that we undertake with our clients."
Sagentia has been 13485 accredited since 26 November 2007.
About Science Group plc
Science Group plc (AIM: SAG) provides independent advisory and advanced product development services focused on science and technology initiatives. Our specialist companies, Sagentia, Oakland Innovation, OTM Consulting, Leatherhead Food Research and TSG Consulting, collaborate closely with their clients in key vertical markets to deliver clear returns on technology and R&D investments. With more than 400 staff worldwide, primarily scientists and engineers, the Group has R&D centres in Cambridge and Epsom with more than ten additional offices in Europe and North America. [email protected]
Sagentia is a global science, product and technology development company. Our mission is to help companies maximise the value of their investments in R&D. We partner with clients in the consumer, industrial, medical and oil & gas sectors to help them understand the technology and market landscape, decide their future strategy, solve the complex science and technology challenges and deliver commercially successful products.
Sagentia employs over 150 scientists, engineers and market experts and is a Science Group company. Science Group provides independent advisory and leading-edge product development services focused on science and technology initiatives. It has 14 European and North American offices, two UK-based dedicated R&D innovation centres and more than 400 employees. Other Science Group companies include OTM Consulting, Oakland Innovation, Leatherhead Food Research & TSG Consulting.