CORRESP

Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC

1585 Broadway

New York, New York 10036

Jefferies LLC

520 Madison Avenue

New York, New York 10022

Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

200 West Street

New York, New York 10282

April 5, 2021

VIA EDGAR

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549

Attention:  Abby Adams

 

Re:   

Maravai LifeSciences Holdings, Inc.

Registration Statement on Form S-1, as amended (File No. 333-255043)

Request for Acceleration of Effective Date

Ladies and Gentlemen:

In accordance with Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Act”), we, as representatives of the several underwriters, hereby join in the request of Maravai LifeSciences Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) for acceleration of the effective date of the above-named Registration Statement so that it becomes effective at 4 PM, Eastern Time, on April 7, 2021, or as soon thereafter as practicable, or at such other time thereafter as the Company or its outside counsel, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, may request by telephone that such Registration Statement be declared effective.

Pursuant to Rule 460 under the Act, we, as representatives of the several underwriters, wish to advise you that there will be distributed to each underwriter or dealer, who is reasonably anticipated to participate in the distribution of the security, as many copies of the proposed form of preliminary prospectus as appears to be reasonable to secure adequate distribution of the preliminary prospectus.

The undersigned, as representatives of the several underwriters, advise that they have complied and will continue to comply, and each underwriter has advised the undersigned that it has complied and will continue to comply, with the requirements of Rule 15c2-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

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Very truly yours,

MORGAN STANLEY & CO. LLC

JEFFERIES LLC

GOLDMAN SACHS & Co. LLC

As representatives of the several underwriters listed in Schedule II to the Underwriting Agreement
MORGAN STANLEY & CO. LLC
By:   /s/ Kalli Dircks
  Name: Kalli Dircks
  Title: Managing Director
JEFFERIES LLC
By:   /s/ Réal Leclerc
  Name: Réal Leclerc
  Title: Global Co-Head of Healthcare Investment Banking
GOLDMAN SACHS & Co. LLC
By:   /s/ Elizabeth Wood
  Name: Elizabeth Wood
  Title: Managing Director, Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division

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