San Francisco — Will scientists trust Thermo Electron to manage all of their laboratory equipment?

“The customer has indicated there is a need for these types of services,” Marijn Dekkers, Thermo president and CEO, told BioCommerce Week at the JPMorgan Healthcare Conference here this week.

Thermo is targeting the business of laboratory equipment-asset management. As part of that strategy, the company purchased US Counseling Services of Brookfield, Wis., in April for $75 million.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium publishes the bread wheat cultivar Chinese Spring reference genome, and more.

At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.

The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.

Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.