Molecular Devices is one of the world’s leading providers of high-performance bioanalytical measurement solutions for life science research, pharmaceutical and biotherapeutic development with over 130,000 instrument placements in laboratories around the world that have fueled over 25,000 peer reviewed publications. Included within a broad product portfolio are platforms for high-throughput screening, genomic and cellular analysis, colony selection and microplate detection. These leading-edge products enable scientists to improve productivity and effectiveness, ultimately accelerating research and the discovery of new therapeutics.

The company's vision is to advance life science research and the mission is to deliver innovative, high-quality bioanalysis solutions that increase customers' productivity.

Molecular Devices is headquartered in Silicon Valley, the hub of technology and innovation, with offices around the globe employing close to 1,000 highly skilled and committed associates.


ISO Certified

Molecular Devices has implemented and successfully maintained a Quality Management System focusing all its processes across the entire value delivery chain on customer satisfaction and continual improvement.

Our Quality Management System is compliant to the requirements of ISO9001:2008 International Standard that enhances our ability to design, develop, manufacture, deliver, maintain and support our products according to the highest quality standards continually and consistently.

Molecular Devices commitment is reflected in our Quality Policy:
Customer Focused, Quality Driven: We are committed to keeping our promises and to continually improve our products, services, and processes so that we consistently meet or exceed our customers expectations.

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Our Patents

Molecular Devices provides one of the widest ranges of bioanalytical systems for life science and drug discovery research available from a single supplier. Our systems are built on proprietary technology platforms that deliver high performance, flexibility, and reliability. Some of our key patented technologies can be viewed here. For more information about any of these technologies, please contact us directly.

WEEE Certified

Under the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive and implementing regulations, when customers buy new electrical and electronic equipment from Molecular Devices they are entitled to:

  • send old equipment for recycling on a one-for-one, like-for-like basis (this varies depending on the country)
  • send the new equipment back for recycling when this ultimately becomes waste

Instructions to both customers and recyclers/treatment facilities wishing to obtain disassembly information are found on the WEEE Information page.


Integrity & Compliance

Please go to www.danaherintegrity.com for a copy of our Standards of Conduct or to make a report on the Danaher Integrity and Compliance Helpline.