Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Vision Spectra Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook

Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc.

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Comments
Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. of Hercules, Calif., has announced its purchase of Ciphergen Biosystems Inc.’s ProteinChip Systems business and rights to the Fremont, Calif., company’s surface-enhanced laser desorption/ionization technology. The cash transaction, totaling approximately $20 million, gives the buyer manufacturing capability, selected product lines, intellectual property and access to an expanded life sciences customer base, but leaves Ciphergen rights to the diagnostics market. In a separate agreement, Bio-Rad has invested $3 million in equity in the firm and has agreed to supply it with reagents and instruments.

Dec 2006

back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2020 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, [email protected]

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x Subscribe to BioPhotonics magazine - FREE!
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.