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Updated: Nov 10 2011

Bioneer

  • Bioneer
  • 1000 Atlantic Avenue
  • Alameda, CA, 94501
  • UNITED STATES

Bioneer Corporation is Korea’s leading biotech company. Bioneer was the first Korean biotechnology company when it was established in 1992. The company has developed state of art molecular biology products and technologies including oligonucleotides, thermostable polymerases, and instruments of gene manipulation (automatic nucleic acid extractor, thermal cycler, real-time QPCR instruments and DNA sequencer)

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