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Updated: Nov 14 2011

Techne

  • Techne
  • Beacon Road, Stone
  • Staffordshire, ST15 0SA
  • UNITED KINGDOM

Techne is a long established name and world leader in the manufacture of temperature control and essential equipment for the life sciences, research, clinical and general laboratories.

The Techne range of products encompasses temperature controlled water baths, Dri-Block® heaters, cell culture equipment and molecular biology products such as hybridisation incubators and thermal cyclers.

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