Tecan

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    Tecan Group provides laboratory instruments and solutions for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, university research departments, and forensic and diagnostic laboratories. The Company operates through two segments, Life Sciences Business and Partnering Business. It develops, produces, markets, and supports automation workflow solutions, including laboratory instruments, software packages, application knowhow, services, consumables, and spare parts. The Company also offers liquid handling platforms, micro plate readers, washers, and stackers, and automated microplate and microarray instruments, such as multifunctional, modular, and upgradeable systems. In addition, it develops and manufactures original equipment manufacturer instruments and components, immunoassays for specialty diagnostics, and sample preparation for mass spectrometry.

    TypePublic
    Founded1980
    HQMännedorf, CH
    Websitetecan.com
    Employee Ratings3.4

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)1,482
    Job Openings48

    Key People/Management at Tecan

    Lukas Braunschweiler

    Lukas Braunschweiler

    Chairman of the Board Chairman of the Nomination and Governance Committee
    Heinrich Fischer

    Heinrich Fischer

    Vice-Chairman of the Board
    Christa Kreuzburg

    Christa Kreuzburg

    Chairwoman of the Compensation Committee Member of the Nomination and Governance Committee
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    Tecan Office Locations

    Tecan has offices in Männedorf, Baldwin Park, Morrisville, Redwood City and in 17 other locations
    Männedorf, CH (HQ)
    Seestrasse 103
    Port Melbourne, AU
    21 3 Westside Ave
    Grödig, AT
    Untersbergstraße 1a
    Mechelen, BE
    Mechelen Campus, Schaliënhoevedreef 20A
    Mechelen, BE
    Schaliënhoevedreef 20
    Guangzhou Shi, CN
    Room 119, Floor 15, Cai Fu Guang Chang, Tian He Zhong Xin, Tianhe Qu
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    Tecan Online and Social Media Presence

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    Tecan News and Updates

    Microplate Luminometer Market Demand & Competitive Analysis by 2025| Promega, Tecan, Berthold Technologies

    The global Microplate Luminometer market is valued at XX million USD in 2020 and is expected to reach XX million USD by the end of 2026, growing at a CAGR of XX% between 2020 and 2026. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

    Tecan Spark® Cyto to Empower Core Oncology Research

    Congratulations to Christophe Deben and the team at the University of Antwerp's Center for Oncological Research (CORE) on winning a fully loaded Tecan Spark® Cyto plate reader with live cell imaging and real-time cytometry. read more

    Tecan Spark® Cyto wins 2019 Life Science Industry Award

    Tecan is delighted to announce that the recently launched Spark® Cyto plate reader has been recognized at the prestigious 2019 Life Science Industry Awards. read more

    Tecan Launches Cavro® Magni Flex for Next Generation Automated Liquid Handling Development

    Tecan unveiled its new Cavro® Magni Flex OEM robotic liquid handling instrument development platform at this year’s AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo. read more

    Tecan to present at upcoming Investor Conferences

    Männedorf, Switzerland, November 13, 2019 – The Tecan Group (SIX Swiss Exchange: TECN) today announced that it will present at the following investor conferences in the coming weeks:
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    Tecan Blogs

    Fast track your biotech breakthroughs: Four “I”s in custom lab automation

    By James O’Brien When it’s time to move your biotechnology breakthrough towards commercialization, your specific application workflows may require a custom approach to lab automation. If your requirements are uncommon, there may be no off-the-shelf products available for you to compar…

    5 steps to a better NGS workflow for medical microbiology

    By Sirak Kilfe With next-generation sequencing (NGS), the combined use of different instruments, workstations, manual approaches, and software can lead to unnecessary, time-consuming complications and errors, especially in high-throughput environments. NGS workflow automation is helping…

    How to choose the right lab utilization management software

    By Michelle Aichele Are you ignoring valuable information about laboratory instrument and consumables usage because it is too difficult or time-consuming to collect and analyze? Is the information managed in too many disparate places and not easy to collect? Or maybe you feel like your …

    Time to add LC-MS sample prep automation to your clinical/diagnostic testing lab menu

    By Manuel Bauer While MS has been around for over a century, the addition of liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) in clinical testing laboratories has only become feasible in the last 15 to 20 years. Judith Stone, Senior CLS Specialist, shares her experience with implementing…

    Adapt or perish? Anatomical pathology labs at a tipping point

    By Yves Wurmitzer The anatomical pathology – or histopathology – services sector is projected to grow, but histopathology labs the world over are struggling in the face of shortages in trained pathologists, increasing regulatory pressure, changing reimbursement policies, and shiftin…

    Oncology prognostics: Why analyzing circulating cell free tumor DNA matters

    By Nicholas Smith We may well be on the threshold of a new hope for oncology. Shorthanded to ctDNA, circulating cell free tumor DNA is sloughed off from tumors. It can be detected in liquid biopsies of just a few milliliters of blood. This could revolutionize what oncology can achieve b…
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    Tecan Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Tecan founded?

      Tecan was founded in 1980.

    • Who are Tecan key executives?

      Tecan's key executives are Lukas Braunschweiler, Heinrich Fischer and Christa Kreuzburg.

    • How many employees does Tecan have?

      Tecan has 1,482 employees.

    • Who are Tecan competitors?

      Competitors of Tecan include PerkinElmer, Ortho Kinematics and EndoGastric Solutions.

    • Where is Tecan headquarters?

      Tecan headquarters is located at Seestrasse 103, Männedorf.

    • Where are Tecan offices?

      Tecan has offices in Männedorf, Baldwin Park, Morrisville, Redwood City and in 17 other locations.

    • How many offices does Tecan have?

      Tecan has 23 offices.