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Updated: Dec 15 2011

RainDance Technologies

  • RainDance Technologies
  • 44 Hartwell Ave
  • Lexington, MA, 02421
  • UNITED STATES

RainDance Technologies is pioneering digital biology and powering ground-breaking human health and life science research with its novel droplet-based technologies. The company's core RainStorm™ technology generates millions of discrete droplets that can encapsulate a single molecule, single cell or reaction and be digitally analyzed and sorted one at a time.

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