Many researchers have relied on Life Technologies’ products and customer service for many years. Now, Thermo Fisher Scientific has taken over Life Tech, and the firms believe this merger will create an unrivaled leader in serving research, specialty diagnostics, and applied markets, building on both companies’ technological strengths to accelerate results for life sciences customers working in proteomics, genomics, and cell biology. (For more on the acquisition, click here.) What kind of impact do you think this merger will have on Life Technologies’ customers?

Poll Question:
What impact will the Thermo acquisition have on Life Tech’s customers?

A huge impact
140

A small impact
56

No impact
21

I never work with either of their products, anyway
9