Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific is a public global healthcare distributor and multinational biotechnology company headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts and was founded in 2006 after the merger of Thermo Electron and Fisher Scientific.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is one of the worlds largest global distributors of life science, industrial and applied science, clinical and diagnostic, and laboratory products. Their scientific products include: analytical instruments, laboratory equipment, reagents and consumables, research software and services, manufacturing, data analysis, diagnostics, and pharmaceuticals. Their products serve to increase the pace of scientific discovery around the world and solve scientific challenges found in labs and the field.

On November 13, 2006, Thermo Electron and Fisher Scientific announced the two companies will be merging to form Thermo Fisher Scientific in a tax-free, stock for stock agreement after receiving anti-trust clearance from the European Commission. Thermo Electron acquired Fisher Scientific for $10.6 billion in stock. Each shareholders of Fisher Scientific gained 2.00 shares of common stock in Thermo Electron for every share they owned in Fisher Scientific. After the merger shareholders of Fisher Scientific owned 61 percent of the company, and shareholders of Thermo Electron owned 39 percent.

Acquisitions

Aquired organization
Price
Date

ABR--Affinity BioReagents

N/A

July 17, 2008

Advanced Scientifics (ASI)

$300,000,000

February 5, 2015

Affymetrix

$1,300,000,000

January 8, 2016

Ahura Scientific

$145,000,000

January 19, 2010

Alfa Aesar

£256,000,000

June 25, 2015

B.R.A.H.M.S.(Brahms)

$470,000,000

September 3, 2009

Biolab

$175,000,000

April 27, 2009

Clinrak

$125,000,000

April 11, 2006

Cohesive Technologies

N/A

January 29, 2007

Core Informatics

N/A

March 6, 2017

CRS Robotics

N/A

March 11, 2002

Dharmacon

$80,000,000

January 4, 2004

Dionex Corporation

$2,100,000,000

December 13, 2010

Doe & Ingalls

N/A

May 1, 2012

EGS Gauging

N/A

June 30, 2006

FEI Company

$4,200,000,000

May 27, 2016

Fermentas International

N/A

July 16, 2010

Finesse Solutions

N/A

February 15, 2017

FInnzymes Oy

N/A

February 1, 2010

Fisher BioImage

N/A

May 3, 2006

Flux Instruments

N/A

January 17, 2009

Gatan, Inc.

$925,000,000

June 28, 2018

INEL

N/A

February 12, 2016

IntegenX

N/A

March 16, 2018

Intrinsic Bioprobes inc.

N/A

September 3, 2011

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Timeline

June 8, 2020

Thermo Fisher Scientific announces its Thermo Scientific NanoDrop PC Control software + Security Suite for NanoDrop.

2006

Thermo Fisher Scientific was founded.

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

❤️ jnf

Employee

Aakriti Barat

Employee

Aaron Cheng

Employee

Ab Kotem

Employee

Abby Frank

Employee

Abdul H. Ally

Employee

Abizar Lakdawalla

Employee

Adam Seltser

Employee

Aditya Maheshwari

Employee

Adrienne Ferrari

Employee

Agnieszka Bebel

Employee

Aisling M.

Employee

Ajit Upadya

Employee

Akash Chodavarapu

Employee

Alan Wienhold

Employee

Albin Takami

Employee

Alejandro Antonio Manzo

Employee

Alex Caruso

Employee

Alex Galan

Employee

Alex Karassavidis

Employee

Alex Myrdal

Employee

Alexander Lavery

Employee

Alexander Smith

Employee

Alfonso Troyano

Employee

Alisha Basnet

Employee

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Further reading

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Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Conor Hale
July 16, 2020
FierceBiotech
Thermo Fisher Scientific has sweetened its deal for the diagnostic manufacturer Qiagen by about 10%, after the spreading COVID-19 pandemic has heightened the value of molecular testing supplies.
June 9, 2020
BioSpace
Thermo Fisher Scientific to Co-develop a Global Companion Diagnostic for Low-grade Glioma with Agios Pharmaceuticals - read this article along with other careers information, tips and advice on BioSpace
BioSpace
June 8, 2020
BioSpace
Thermo Fisher Scientific today announced its Thermo Scientific NanoDrop PC Control software + Security Suite for NanoDrop One/One C can be used in compliance with U.S. Food and Drug Administratio
BioSpace
May 26, 2020
BioSpace
International competition rewards top proteomics researchers for outstanding innovation and impact
BioSpace Editorial Staff
May 18, 2020
BioSpace
Please check out the biopharma industry coronavirus (COVID-19) stories that are trending for May 18, 2020.
Conor Hale
May 13, 2020
FierceBiotech
Thermo Fisher Scientific is developing its own COVID-19 antibody test through an ongoing, three-way collaboration with WuXi Diagnostics and the Mayo Clinic, and plans to seek international authorizations for the test over the next few weeks.
May 13, 2020
BioSpace
Thermo Fisher Scientific Response to COVID-19 Expands to Include New Serology Test - read this article along with other careers information, tips and advice on BioSpace
BioSpace
May 11, 2020
BioSpace
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving science, today announced it is expanding capacity for viral vector development and manufacturing services with construction of a new commercia
Cormac Sheridan
March 23, 2020
Scientific American
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
Reuters Editorial
March 3, 2020
IN
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched a 10.4 billion euro ($11.6 billion) bid for German genetic testing company Qiagen, the U.S.-based company said on Tuesday.
February 21, 2019
AP NEWS
BEIJING (AP) -- Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. says it will no longer sell or service genetic sequencers in China's mostly Muslim region of Xinjiang following criticism that they were used for...

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