Beckman Coulter Inc., develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Their diagnostic systems are found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world and produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use their life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs.
Hospital laboratories are the company’s core clinical diagnostic customers. The life science customers include pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, universities, medical schools and research institutions. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on six continents. For more than 75 years, Beckman Coulter products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.