Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Greg Lucier with Mayor Hall and the Giving Gene

Life Technologies Chairman and CEO Greg Lucier and Carlsbad Mayor Matt Hall with the newly introduced "Giving Gene" at the first annual Carlsbad Day of Giving Back celebration. The event was held at the Life Technologies headquarters in Carlsbda, CA.Read More

Date Posted: 02/25/11

Blog: West Coast Represents for DNA Sequencing



This week, California is center-stage in the DNA sequencing world. As we noted yesterday, the Human Genomics – The Next 10 Years conference is occurring in La Jolla, near San Diego, and up the road in San Francisco, the Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference is starting today.Read More

Date Posted: 02/23/11

Blog: Life Technologies Takes the Stage at Human Genomics Conference



Starting tonight, Life Technologies is participating in Human Genomics – The Next 10 Years, a conference sponsored by Nature and the J. Craig Venter Institute that will focus on the promises of human genomics for the next ten years. Read More

Date Posted: 02/21/11

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: A Proclamation for Carlsbad's Annual Day of Giving



Heather Virdo, Head of Corporate Giving for Life Technologies, receives a proclamation from Carlsbad Mayor Matt Hall on behalf of Life Technologies and their creation of the Carlsbad Partnership for Good and the establishment of the first-ever Carlsbad Annual Day of Giving Back on Feb. 25, 2011.Read More

Date Posted: 02/09/11

Photo: Greg Lucier Talks with CNBC's Power Lunch Live From the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference



Greg Lucier speaks with CNBC's Power Lunch from the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on the Personal Genome Machine, Sequencing and the future of personalized medicine.Read More

Date Posted: 01/11/11

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Greg Lucier Get's Ready for CNBC's Power Lunch

Greg Lucier gets ready for his CNBC Power Lunch interview live from the annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on January 11, 2011.Read More

Date Posted: 01/11/11

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: The 2010 Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium



The fireworks display at the 2010 Holiday Bowl played between Nebraska and Washington at Qualcomm Stadium on December 30th.Read More

Date Posted: 12/30/10

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Forbes Cover story - Jonathan Rothberg and the PGM

Forbes' Matthew Herper takes an in depth look at sequencing and uncovered some amazing findings.Read More

Date Posted: 12/30/10

Blog: Life Technologies Employees Volunteer 35,000 Hours in 2010



As part of Life Technologies' Giving Back at Life program, today our employees reached 35,000 hours of total volunteer time surpassing the goal set for the year by 40%.

The photo to the left shows Life Technologies CEO, Greg Lucier, with some Carlsbad-based employees at Global Volunteer Day, a day of giving help every year in May.Read More

Date Posted: 12/21/10

Blog: Mark Stevenson on Sequencing at the Tipping Point



Last week Life Technologies hosted the first annual Sequencing at the Tipping Point conference in San Diego. Mark Stevenson offers his thoughts on the meeting.Read More

Date Posted: 12/10/10