By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Thermo Fisher Scientific today announced it will be building a new manufacturing facility in China as part of its goal to expand its presence in Asia-Pacific.

The facility will be housed within the Suzhou Science and Technology Town and is scheduled to be completed in early 2012. There, laboratory instruments, equipment, and consumables will be developed and manufactured for China's growing life sciences markets.

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