PerkinElmer, Inc.
Jan 25, 2016

PerkinElmer Launches New Solutions to Improve Speed and Effectiveness of Life Sciences Research Processes

New Lab Automation and Screening Technologies Introduced at 2016 SLAS Conference

WALTHAM, Mass. – January 25, 2016 In today’s complex research setting, speed and efficiency are critical to achieving scientific breakthroughs.  PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced the launch of several new innovations to support the workflows of highly specialized areas of life sciences research.  These solutions assist scientists in drug discovery, cellular research, biotherapeutics, genetics, genomics and protein research.

The new offerings are on display in adjacent booths (#717 and #731) at the 2016 Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) Conference and Exhibition at the San Diego Convention Center.  These technologies allow researchers to automate and improve the efficiency of their workflows across liquid handling, assays, big data and informatics processing, high content imaging and nucleic acid extraction.

“To remain competitive, researchers must push the boundaries of science to translate discoveries from the lab to the real world,” said Brian Kim, president, Life Sciences & Technology, PerkinElmer. “At PerkinElmer, we understand the workflows and demands of highly specialized areas of life sciences research, and we aim to create solutions that help automate related processes.  Our new technologies will help improve efficiencies in the lab, allow scientists to take new approaches and enable them to challenge conventional thinking in order to achieve breakthroughs.”

PerkinElmer’s offerings on display at SLAS include:

PerkinElmer’s cell::Explorer™ Integrated Instruments, High Content Profiler software powered by TIBCO Spotfire®, reagents, and consumables will also be exhibited at PerkinElmer’s booth during SLAS.  Follow us on Twitter @PKILifeScience.

About PerkinElmer, Inc.

PerkinElmer, Inc. is a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment.  The Company reported revenue of approximately $2.2 billion in 2014, has approximately 8,000 employees serving customers in more than 150 countries, and is a component of the S&P 500 Index.  Additional information is available through 1-877-PKI-NYSE, or at

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