Meet the Personal Genome Machine - The PGM, from Ion Torrent, by Life Technologies as shown at TEDMED this morning.Read More

Date Posted: 10/29/10

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: "Conviction", The Innocence Project and DNA Exoneration

Sam Rockwell and Hilary Swank with exonerees Scott Fappiano, Dewey Bozella, and Fernando Bermudez at the Innocence Project's benefit screening of the film "Conviction". Life Technologies is proud to have been a sponsor of the movie's premier and applauds the efforts of the Innocence Project and their use of DNA to exonerate those wrongly convicted of crimes. Read More

Date Posted: 10/15/10

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Inchinnan men run for their lives

Seventeen employees from Inchinnan have been honored by the Men’s Health Forum Scotland charity as the biggest donating team to take part in their 10k race earlier this year.

The "Men’s Health Forum 10k For Men Race" is the only race of it's kind that is organized for male participants and the 2010 event took place on Sunday 20 June in Glasgow. The employees fund-raising total of £820 were matched by the company, making their final total of £1640, the largest single donation of those to complete in the race. Read More

Date Posted: 09/29/10

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Scientific...Food?

To build excitement for the USA Science and Engineering Festival that kicks off on October 10th, the Life Technologies Foundation hosted a celebration on September 18th at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. The event featured a reception with edible creations by Chef José Andrés, an innovator in molecular gastronomy, and a performance by Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage, stars of the Discovery Channel's television show "Mythbusters."Read More

Date Posted: 09/18/10

Photo: When Pigs Fly

The latest Life Technologies ad has landed at the San Diego International Airport. While waiting for your flight you can get up close and personal with a drosophila fly, a pig, a rainbow and some algea and learn how these seemingly non-scientific creatures and elements are truly impacting science today and helping lead us all to the discoveries of tomorrow.Read More

Date Posted: 03/19/10

Photo: A look behind the curtain at AGBT

Welcome to the Life Technologies' suite at AGBT. This week we talked about SOLiD 4hq, debuted SOLiD PI and previewed our single molecule sequencing technology. Take a look at some photos from the suite.Read More

Date Posted: 02/26/10

Photo: Welcome to AGBT

Greg Lucier speaks at AGBT

Greg Lucier, Chairman and CEO of Life Technologies, gives the opening remarks at the AGBT Welcome Reception on Wednesday, Feb. 24th in Florida. At the AGBT meeting we debuted the SOLiD PI System.Read More

Date Posted: 02/25/10

Photo: Is This the Life Science Century?

The dinner brought journalists, scientists, industry, and policymakers from Capitol Hill and the White House, together to discuss "Is this the Life Science Century?" and its implications for U.S. innovation policy. Read More

Date Posted: 02/22/10