Life Technologies Corporation (Life Technologies) is a global life sciences company. The Company's systems, consumables and services enable scientific researchers and commercial markets to accelerate scientific exploration, to discoveries and developments that improve the quality of life. The Company's products are also used in forensics, food and water safety, animal health testing and other industrial applications. The Company established Global Instrument Center of Excellence in Singapore. It acquired Pinpoint Genomics, Inc. Also, the Company acquired Compendia Bioscience, a cancer bioinformatics company used by the pharmaceutical industry to identify gene targets for drug discovery and development. Further, the Company acquired Advanced Microscopy Group (AMG). The Company acquired KDR Biotech Co., Ltd. Furthermore, the Company acquired Life Science Korea (LSK). Also, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc completed the acquisition of Life Technologies Corp.