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81 Wyman Street

Waltham, MA 02451

United States

Phone: 781-622-1000


Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. provides analytical instruments, equipment, reagents and consumables, software and services for research, manufacturing, analysis, discovery and diagnostics. The company serves approximately 400,000 customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as environmental, industrial quality and process control settings. The company serves its customers through its premier brands, Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services: The Thermo Scientific brand offers customers in research, diagnostics, industrial, and applied markets a range of analytical instruments, as well as laboratory equipment, software, services, consumables and reagents. The company’s portfolio of products includes technologies for mass spectrometry (MS), chromatography, elemental analysis, molecular spectroscopy, sample preparation, informatics, chemical research and analysis, cell culture, bioprocess production, cellular, protein and molecular biology research, allergy testing, drugs-of-abuse testing, therapeutic drug monitoring testing, microbiology, anatomical pathology, and environmental monitoring and process control. The Applied Biosystems brand offers customers in research, clinical and applied markets integrated instrument systems, reagents, and software for genetic analysis. The company’s portfolio includes technologies for genetic sequencing and real-time, digital and end point polymerase chain reaction (PCR), which are used to determine meaningful genetic information in applications, such as cancer diagnostics, human identification testing, and animal health, as well as inherited and infectious disease. The Invitrogen brand offers life science customers a range of consumables and instruments that accelerate research and ensure consistency of results. The company’s portfolio of products includes solutions for cellular analysis and biology, flow cytometry, cell culture, protein expression, synthetic biology, molecular biology and protein biology. Fisher Scientific is the company’s channels brand, offering customers a portfolio of laboratory equipment, chemicals, supplies and services used in scientific research, healthcare, safety, and education markets. These products are offered through a network of direct sales professionals, industry-specific catalogs, e-commerce capabilities and supply-chain management services. The company also offers a range of biopharma services for clinical trials management and biospecimen storage. Unity Lab Services is the company’s services brand, offering a portfolio of services from enterprise level engagements to individual instruments and laboratory equipment, regardless of the original manufacturer. Through the company’s network of service and support personnel, it provides services that are designed to help its customers improve productivity and drive decisions with better data. Business Segments and Products The company reports its business in four segments: Life Sciences Solutions, Analytical Instruments, Specialty Diagnostics, and Laboratory Products and Services. Life Sciences Solutions segment This segment provides a portfolio of reagents, instruments and consumables used in biological and medical research, discovery and production of new drugs and vaccines, as well as diagnosis of disease. These products and services are used by customers in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, agricultural, clinical, academic, and government markets. Life Sciences Solutions includes three primary businesses: Biosciences, Genetic Sciences and Next-Generation Sequencing, and BioProduction. Biosciences The company’s biosciences business includes reagents, instruments and consumables that help its customers conduct biological and medical research, discover new drugs and vaccines, and in the case of some specific products, the diagnosis of disease. The company’s biosciences offerings comprise: Reagents, instruments, and consumables used for protein biology, molecular biology, and cell imaging and analysis. Th


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