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Updated: Dec 15 2011

Promega

  • Promega
  • 2800 Woods Hollow Road
  • Madison, WI, 53711
  • UNITED STATES

We are a leader in providing innovative solutions and technical support to the life sciences industry. Promega Corporation's 2,000 products enable scientists worldwide to advance their research in the life sciences, particularly in genomics, proteomics, and cellular analysis. Our products are also used to support molecular diagnostics and human identification.

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