Monday, November 20, 2000
Tecan AG has historically been a supplier of laboratory equipment,
including detection products, automation, liquid handling and software, selling each
technology separately, with no attempt at integration. However, the company now plans to
pull all these pieces together and supply customers with an integrated equipment platform
with applications in proteomics, functional genomics, and drug discovery.
According to CEO Emile Sutcliffe, Tecan plans to look at two areas in
the field of functional genomics, SNP