Life Technologies Introduces New Forensic DNA Extraction System

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CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Life Technologies Corporation /quotes/comstock/15*!life/quotes/nls/life (LIFE 45.25, -0.09, -0.21%) today announced the commercial availability of the Applied Biosystems AutoMate Express(TM) Forensic DNA Extraction System, which is designed to streamline sample preparation and improve downstream DNA profile quality. The system, designed and validated as part of the complete Applied Biosystems human identification workflow to provide optimal efficiency and data quality, has already been adopted by all 48 government forensic laboratories in Japan.