Beckman Coulter Inc. is a Life Sciences company based in California’s Orange County that specializes in advanced diagnostic and genomic testing. It is part of a global science and technology corporation known as Danaher, which is based in Washington, D.C., and it is a provider of liquid handling automation, a testing method that cuts down on operational costs, as well as saves time in a lab setting. It provides more accurate readings, and results are usually given in 3 days, as opposed to the 3 weeks that it would normally take.
The innovative medical diagnostic equipment company has over 10,000 employees, and is thought to be a leader in high tech data reading due to its use of robots that are capable of reading several test samples a day. Robert Thikoll, the Vice President of manufacturing operations for the company, is an Arizona State University graduate, having majored in Political Science and Asian Studies. The married father of three also studied abroad at Nanzan University, which is located in Japan.
Robert Thikoll held several positions in companies involved with Danaher Corporation before being brought on as VP of Beckman Coulter Inc. The company has offices in several places throughout the globe, and with its innovative medical instruments, it continues to help lab employees be far more productive in the area of biomedical testing by providing a way for them to get more accurate data while cutting down substantially on the costs, as well as the time it takes to get results.
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