By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bio-Rad Laboratories' Founder David Schwartz died on Sunday, the company announced. He was 88.

Schwartz was the president, CEO, and, chairman of the firm from 1957 until 2003 when his son, Norman Schwartz, succeeded him. He remained chairman of the company's board from 1957 until his passing.

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