October 22, 2012

Governor Patrick celebrates new Genzyme Biomanufacturing facility opening in Framingham

Governor Patrick speaks at Genzyme's open house in Framingham.
Governor Patrick speaks at Genzyme’s open house in Framingham.

On October 22, 2012, Governor Deval Patrick today joined Genzyme, a Sanofi subsidiary and the world’s third-largest biotechnology company, at an open house to celebrate the recent opening of the company’s new biomanufacturing facility in Framingham. The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) awarded grant funding totaling $14.3 million to the town of Framingham to upgrade its wastewater collection system in conjunction with Genzyme’s large-scale biomanufacturing expansion project.