Navigation Links
Life Technologies Partners With DaAn Gene to Develop and Commercialize Molecular Diagnostic Assays in China
Date:1/16/2012

CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE) today announced that it has signed an agreement with DaAn Gene, a leading Chinese company in molecular in-vitro diagnostics (IVD), to form Life Technologies DaAn Diagnostics, a joint venture diagnostics business in China. The move is expected to contribute to the early diagnosis of oncology, infectious diseases and genetic diseases. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Life Technologies DaAn Diagnostics with its headquarters in Guangzhou, will develop and commercialize a portfolio of molecular diagnostic assays using Life Technologies' 3500Dx Capillary Electrophoresis instrument and the Big Dye® Cycle Sequencing technologies, focused on IVD assays for oncology, infectious and genetic diseases. The joint venture allows both companies to expand the use of Capillary Electrophoresis technology into the Chinese clinical diagnostics market.

"This joint venture strengthens the foundation of our clinical diagnostics business and represents a big leap forward for our business in China," said Gregory Lucier, Chairman and CEO of Life Technologies.  "As a leading biotechnology company, we are at the forefront of a rapidly evolving healthcare landscape. This joint venture and its products will play a key role in disease prevention and therapy selection and is complementary to the Chinese government's 12th five-year plan to promote national economic and social development."

"The joint venture will help us offer leading medical diagnostic technologies with cost-effective solutions to Chinese healthcare professionals," said Dr. Siddhartha Kadia, President of Life Technologies, Greater China. "This approach leverages our expertise in platform development and DaAn's expertise in regulated markets wit
'/>"/>

SOURCE Life Technologies Corporation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. Reports Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
2. RainDance Technologies Appoints Olex Vice President, System Development
3. Palatin Technologies, Inc. Reports Positive Results of Phase 2a Clinical Study with PL-3994 for the Treatment of Heart Failure
4. Reliant Technologies Announces Canadian Launch of Fraxel re:pair(R) Laser: A New Class of Treatment Therapy for CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing
5. RF Technologies(R) Installs Safe Place(R) Solution for Pediatric and Infant Security at ProHealth Cares Waukesha Memorial Hospital
6. Sonus Pharmaceuticals and OncoGenex Technologies complete business combination; OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals to commence trading on NASDAQ Capital Market today
7. Cryo-Cell International and EndGenitor Technologies Announce Research Collaboration
8. Anthill Technologies Announces Agreement With Zafgen
9. Neptune Technologies Reports Record Fiscal 2008 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
10. BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. Buys Down Royalties for Peyronies Disease
11. Neptune Technologies successfully completes up to $8.5 million debt financing with Desjardins Group
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/20/2014)... 2014 Convey Computer , the ... from Iowa State University won first place in the ... Convey HC-2ex, the team’s solution achieved the highest overall ... the second place finisher. , Experts from all segments ... month long challenge, using a variety of design tools, ...
(Date:10/20/2014)...  GenVec, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNVC ) today announced ... its board of directors effective on October 24, 2014.   Dr. ... as its chairman from June 2006 to November 2013.  During ... Governance and Audit Committees of the board.  ... dedicated service to GenVec, and its stockholders," said Wayne ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... OR (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Local ... participate in an investigational study of donor stem cells ... in stem cell therapy and has performed clinical stem ... this study is to determine if a single injection ... affected joints can help reduce pain and inflammation in ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... 19, 2014 The Asia-Pacific Bromine ... in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. ... Pacific Bromine Market report, to get an idea ... a glimpse of the segmentation in the Asia-Pacific ... and figures. , http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-bromine-6741503144.html , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Team from Iowa State Wins 2014 MemoCODE Design Contest Using Convey HC-2ex 2Team from Iowa State Wins 2014 MemoCODE Design Contest Using Convey HC-2ex 3Zola P. Horovitz To Retire From GenVec Board 2Cascade Veterinary Referral Center Seeks Candidates for an Investigational Study of Stem Cells for Dogs with Arthritis 2The Asia-Pacific Bromine Market is estimated to grow to $4,080.1 million by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2The Asia-Pacific Bromine Market is estimated to grow to $4,080.1 million by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3
... Pharmaceutical Institute, the leading provider of specialized ... and a subsidiary of Campbell Alliance, today announced ... Excellence® Account Management Suite of e-courses.  The ... managed care account managers by addressing high-priority topics ...
... pairs the individual molecules that make up DNA ... medicine. Being able to isolate, study and sequence these ... therapies and treatments based on each patient,s individual genetic ... molecules like DNA base pairs, which are just two ...
... (OTC Bulletin Board: BIOR ), producer of ... disposal, announced today the Canadian Intellectual Property Office has ... Streamway System "for disposing of liquid surgical waste for ... the Company in April of 2011. Chad ...
Cached Biology Technology:Account Management Training Suite Delivers Two Key Performance Dimensions 2Particle trap paves way for personalized medicine 2BioDrain Medical, Inc. Granted Canadian Patent for its Streamway® Surgical Fluid Management System 2BioDrain Medical, Inc. Granted Canadian Patent for its Streamway® Surgical Fluid Management System 3
(Date:10/18/2014)... for evaluation of suspected genetic conditions, whole-exome sequencing ... including detection of a number of rare genetic ... to a study appearing in JAMA . ... the American Society of Human Genetics annual meeting. ... regions of thousands of genes simultaneously using next-generation ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have shown for ... the lungs of Cystic fibrosis patients, giving them the ... growth in chronic infections. , The study also discovered ... fibrosis (CF) patients was halted or slowed down by ... consumed all the oxygen and helped "suffocate" the bacteria, ...
(Date:10/16/2014)... a new synthesis of recent research findings to inform ... the two states. , The Ecology and Management ... A Synthesis of the Relevant Biophysical Science and Implications ... by the U.S. Forest Service,s Pacific Northwest Research Station, ... for a synthesis of the large body of scientific ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Whole-exome sequencing shows potential as diagnostic tool 2Scientists opens black box on bacterial growth in cystic fibrosis lung infection 2New report synthesizes best available science on management of moist mixed-conifer forests 2
... gene responsible for the single most common cause of ... for the first time, a scientist told the annual ... Nice, France. Ms Melissa Thys, from the Department of ... finding may be a step towards new treatments for ...
... familiar with potato late blight, the plant disease responsible ... has the potential to be as devastating to economies ... The American Phytopathological Society (APS). , According to ... Plant Sciences Department at the University of Wyoming, Laramie, ...
... could not maintain their existence without thousands of proteins ... can cause disease, the study of protein structure and ... treatments for numerous disorders. For example, the discovery of ... development of a treatment based on insulin injections. Yet, ...
Cached Biology News:Gene responsible for common hearing loss identified for first time 2Potato wart eyed as risk to potato production 2Weizmann Institute scientists develop a general 'control switch' for protein activity 2Weizmann Institute scientists develop a general 'control switch' for protein activity 3
Sf21 Insect Cells (Live) in Max-XP Medium...
... The BioGenex Super ... System is a novel ... proprietary non-biotin polymeric technology. ... high signal to noise ...
Artisan™ Wash Solution (x 50) Additional Information: EU regulatory status: CE US regulatory status: IVD ...
MiniCycler thermal cycler with Hot Bonnet heated lid, holds 25x0.2ml tubes...
Biology Products: