Life Technologies: Applied Biosystems

Company Information

Street 1: 
850 Lincoln Centre Drive
City: 
Foster City
State: 
CA
Postal Code: 
94404-1128
Country: 
United States
Phone Number: 
650-638-5800
Year Established: 
1937
Ownership: 
Public
Employment: 
120
Employment Year: 
2010
References in Nano Datasets: 
4

Description: 

In November 2008, Life Technologies was created by the combination of two companies, Invitrogen Corporation and Applied Biosystems Inc. The location in Foster City was the original location of Applied Biosystems. Prior to the merger, Applied Biosystems was a life science company that developed and marketed instrument-based systems, consumables, software, and services. These tools are used in the R&D phase to analyze small molecules such as DNA, RNA and proteins to develop new pharmaceuticals.

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