Corning Incorporated, Life Sciences
Corning Life Sciences brings new and innovative laboratory tools to researchers. Our core technical competencies include polymer science, biochemistry and molecular biology, glass melting and forming, surface modification, and characterization science. As part of Corning Incorporated, we are a world leader in specialty glass and have a 150-year tradition of innovation.
We are committed to meeting customers’ unique and changing needs with original solutions for today’s emerging life sciences technologies. Our dedication to quality, technology and innovation has enabled us to produce the world’s most comprehensive line of laboratory tools for life science research. Corning Life Sciences also offers custom capabilities such as special packaging, bar coding, and printed lot numbers, to meet specific customer requirements. Our key areas of expertise include:
Assay and HTS Our commitment to innovation and surface technology has helped make us the world leader in microplates. We were first to introduce automation-friendly microplates for high-throughput screening, while our microplate standardization program ensures industry-wide compatibility.
Cell Culture Our cell culture line includes dishes, flasks, microplates, Transwell® permeable supports, and cryogenic vials, which are versatile, consistent, and easy to use. For mass cell culture, we offer roller bottles, spinner flasks and CellCube® - the system that delivers more speed, efficiency, and productivity.
Liquid Handling Our liquid handling instruments and disposable products deliver consistent, reliable performance for small- and medium-scale laboratory applications. Our products include Pyrex® beakers, autoclavable single-channel and multi-channel pipettors, serological pipettes, centrifuge tubes, graduated cylinders, and Erlenmeyer flasks.
Laboratory Filtration With capacities ranging from microliters to several liters, our filtration products include syringe filters and vacuum filter systems, as well as storage bottles.
- Focus : Manufacturer
- Employees: 5,001-10,000
- Industry : Laboratory equipment / supplies
News about Corning
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