NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PerkinElmer said this week that it will open a new Bio-pharma Center of Excellence in Hyderabad, India, later this year.

The center, which is scheduled to open in October, will provide PerkinElmer's clients with screening and profiling technologies, access to drug discovery tools and services and quality control applications, training facilities, and expertise.

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