Found in more than 90 percent of research labs, Life Technologies’ systems, consumables and services are wholly dedicated to one simple goal: improving the human condition. With more than 600,000 citations in scientific papers, we offer innovative solutions that span the entire biological spectrum to keep our customers on the leading edge of science. We manufacture both molecular diagnostic and research use only products to advance the fields of discovery and translational research, molecular medicine, stem cell-based therapies, food safety and animal health, as well as 21st century forensics. Created from the merger between Invitrogen and Applied Biosystems in 2008, Life Technologies strives to be the trusted partner for scientists. We uphold our commitment to innovation by employing more than 1,500 scientists, spending several hundred million dollars annually on research and development, and sustaining our intellectual property estate of over 3,500 patents and exclusive licenses. With a presence in over 160 countries, Life Technologies is dedicated to serving the world’s brightest scientific minds and enabling the success of their research endeavors.