In Brief This Week: Life Technologies; ArrayIt; UCSC Genome Sequencing Center; Advion BioServices | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies this week said that for the second year in a row it was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. The index was created 10 years ago and tracks sustainability of companies worldwide through criteria such as corporate governance, business ethics, human rights, talent development, community involvement, employee safety, climate change, eco-efficiency as well as environmental and social reporting.

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