PerkinElmer, Inc.
Jan 10, 2013
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PerkinElmer Introduces Novel Life Sciences Solutions at the Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) 2013 Conference

Enhanced tools and expanded epigenetic kits help in the advancement of drug development and research

 

ORLANDO, FL – January 10, 2013 –PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, will showcase an array of novel products at the 2nd Annual Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) Conference (#SLAS2013) in Orlando, January 12-16, including an Epigenetic Biochemical Toolbox, the JANUS® NGS Express™ liquid handling workstation and the Sciclone® NGSx Workstation™ platform (booth #1207).

"We are excited to participate in this significant industry event and bolster our commitment to our customers with new and transformational innovations that will help them to advance the prevention, detection and treatment of disease," said Kevin Hrusovsky, president, Life Sciences and Technology, PerkinElmer. "The study of epigenetics and the exciting innovations in next generation sequencing are proving to be powerful tools for better understanding cancer and other debilitating diseases so that we are better equipped to combat them. We believe our transformative assays and instrumentation will help enable our customers to bring better, more effective medicines to market." PerkinElmer products on display at SLAS 2013 include:


The above products are for research use only and not for use in diagnostic procedures.

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 $1.9 billion in 2011, has about 7,400 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 www.perkinelmer.com.

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Media Contact:

Paul Barren Edelman (On behalf of PerkinElmer, Inc.)

Phone: 404-460-9679

Email: paul.barren@edelman.com