Invitrogen Corporation

Dec 01, 2005
By BioPharm International Editors

Company Description



Invitrogen Corporation provides products and services that support academic and government research institutions, and pharmaceutical and biotech companies worldwide in their efforts to improve the human condition. The company provides essential life sciences technologies for disease research, drug discovery, and commercial bioproduction. Invitrogen's own research and development efforts are focused on breakthrough innovation in all major areas of biological discovery including functional genomics, proteomics, bio-informatics, and cell biology — placing Invitrogen's products in nearly every major laboratory in the world.



Our GIBCO products for cell culture have set the standard for forty years. Our cell culture manufacturing facilities in Grand Island, NY; Paisley, Scotland; and Auckland, New Zealand are ISO-9001 certified and compliant with guidelines established by the FDA's Quality System Regulation (QSR/cGMP). In addition, we offer certificates of suitability and specific drug master files.

Invitrogen is headquartered in Carlsbad, CA and conducts business in more than 70 countries around the world. Globally, the company employs approximately 3,000 scientists and other professionals. For more information about Invitrogen visit the website http://www.invitrogen.com/.

INVITROGEN CORPORATION
1600 Faraday Avenue Carlsbad, CA 92008

TELEPHONE:
760.603.7200

FAX:
760.603.7229

E-MAIL:

WEB ADDRESS:
http://www.invitrogen.com/

EMPLOYEES:
3,000 worldwide

FOUNDED:
1987