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PerkinElmer Cuts 35 Jobs

NEW YORK, Oct. 11 (GenomeWeb News) - PerkinElmer has recently laid off about 35 employees from its Torrance, Calif.-based facility.

 

"As part of a previously announced closure plan, and overall strategic/operational plan to form an automation and liquid handling center of excellence for its life and analytical sciences segment, PerkinElmer has completed the transfer of its Torrance ... operations to its Downers Grove, [Ill.]," Dan Sutherby, vice president of investor relations and communications, told GenomeWeb News in an e-mail. 

 

"This will enable a more focused approach towards developing market-driven and integrated liquid handling, sample preparation, and automation solutions for customers in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and academic research markets," he added.

 

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