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  • Tecan (www.tecan.com) is a leading global provider of laboratory instruments and solutions in biopharmaceuticals, forensics, and clinical diagnostics. The company specializes in the development, production and distribution of instruments and automated workflow solutions for laboratories in the life sciences sector. As an original equipment manufacturer, Tecan is also a leader in developing and manufacturing OEM instruments and components that are then distributed by partner companies. Founded in Switzerland in 1980, the company has manufacturing, research and development sites in both Europe and North America and maintains a sales and service network in 52 countries. In 2009, Tecan generated sales of CHF 392 million (USD 361.2 million; EUR 259.6 million). Registered shares of Tecan Group are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (TK: TECN/Reuters: TECZn.S/ ISIN CH0012100191).
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  • Holding the right CARDs with Tecan Cavro(R) components
  • Rheonix Inc, a molecular diagnostics device manufacturer based in Ithaca, New York, has integrated Tecan's Cavro® Air Displacement Pipettor (ADP) into its EncompassMDx™ molecular platform, providing complete automation of sample processing and analysis using Rheonix CARD® technology.
  • May 02, 2013
  • Powerful Walkaway qPCR Set-Up From Tecan
  • The Dittmer Lab at the University of North Carolina is using a Freedom EVO® 150 with an integrated LightCycler® 480 Real-Time PCR System to perform research activities and investigate the biology of viral cancers, such as those caused by Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV).
  • August 16, 2012
  • A fresh approach to clean water with Tecan's Infinite(R) 200
  • Researchers in the Institute of Applied Microbiology at Giessen University, Germany, have developed a microplate-based assay for online testing of the effects of metal nanoparticles using an Infinite® M200 microplate reader from Tecan.
  • August 13, 2012
  • Tecan and Reinnervate team up for automation of 3D cell culture
  • Tecan has signed a co-marketing agreement with Reinnervate, a leading company in the 3D cell culture market, to develop a range of automated solutions based on the Freedom EVO® liquid handling workstations and Reinnervate's Alvetex®Scaffold 3D cell culturing technology.
  • June 08, 2012
  • 5th Tecan Symposium to visit Boston in the fall
  • The annual Tecan Symposium will be held in the US for the first time this year, from the 23rd to the 25th of October, at the beautiful Taj Hotel in the historical and picturesque surroundings of Boston, Massachusetts.
  • May 11, 2012
  • Taking special care of dangerous pathogens with Tecan's Infinite(R) 200 PRO
  • The P4 Inserm-Jean Mérieux laboratory in Lyon is Europe's largest high security pathogen laboratory, and relies on the flexibility, robustness and reliability of Tecan's Infinite® 200 PRO monochromator­-based microplate reader for use with Risk Group 4 pathogens including the Ebola, Marburg, Lassa, Nipah and Hendra viruses.
  • March 23, 2012
  • Tecan triumphs at SLAS2012 with Direct Digital Titration
  • The First Annual SLAS Conference and Exhibition held in San Diego, California, in February heralded success for Tecan, with the new HP D300 Digital Dispenser receiving the SLAS2012 New Product Award Designation.
  • March 09, 2012
  • Tecan Award 2011 winner announced
  • Established in 2010 to celebrate the innovation and ingenuity of Tecan's loyal customers, the 2011 award has been won by Svenja Kristina Holle from the University Hospital of Muenster (UHM), Germany.
  • February 25, 2012
  • Tecan injects new life into environmental science
  • Picarro, a laboratory instrument manufacturer specializing in isotope analysis for the environmental sector, is using Tecan's Cavro® Centris Pumps as part of an innovative atmospheric water vapor isotope analyzer.
  • February 17, 2012
  • Tecan's Infinite(R) M1000 and a plate of live fish
  • Tecan's Infinite® M1000 multimode microplate reader has enabled scientists in the Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy at Georgia Health Sciences University (GHSU), USA, to develop a high throughput system for reporter-based drug screening assays.
  • January 13, 2012
  • Sunrise(TM) in Mongolia
  • An amazing collaboration between staff from Tecan, Children's Hospital Boston, and Brigham and Women's Hospital has resulted in the donation of a Tecan Sunrise™ microplate reader to Mongolian medical researchers.
  • November 25, 2011
  • 4th Tecan Symposium enjoys Chinese success
  • Tecan recently hosted the fourth annual Tecan Symposium, welcoming leading genomics, proteomics and biobanking experts from around the globe to discuss this year's topic; Translational Medicine: From bench to bedside and back.
  • November 19, 2011
  • Tecan and Attana extend distribution agreement
  • The ongoing collaboration between Tecan and Attana has led to this announcement of an extended distribution agreement under which Tecan will distribute Attana's label-free biosensor instruments and quartz crystal microbalance (QCM) assay technology in Europe.
  • October 14, 2011
  • Tecan takes annual scientific symposium to Shanghai
  • Tecan is a leading global provider of advanced laboratory automation solutions across a wide range of sectors and, to reflect the Company's international position, this year's Tecan Symposium will be held in Shanghai, China, from the 2nd to 4th of November.
  • October 11, 2011