Gilson Inc

Gilson Inc

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Special Issues

LCGC Supplements, Special Issues-12-01-2016, Volume 34, Issue 12

Company Description

Gilson is a family owned global manufacturer of liquid handling, purification and extraction solutions for the life sciences industry. We help researchers advance the pace of discovery by creating easy-to-use lab instruments that improve reproducibility and traceability. Since 1957, we've been developing innovative products, such as PIPETMAN(r). By partnering closely with the scientific community we're continuously advancing our product offerings and have added automated pipetting systems and software to our portfolio. Backed by worldwide R&D, service, and support, we strive to enable verifiable science and make lab life easier for our customers.

Chief Chromatographic Techniques Supported


  • Preparative HPLC

  • Semi-preparative HPLC

  • HPLC pumps

  • Photodiode array detectors (DAD)

  • Mass spectrometry detector (MS)

  • UV-Vis detectors

  • Evaporative light scattering detector (ELSD)

  • Fraction Collectors

  • Solid-phase extraction (SPE)

  • Gel permeation chromatography clean-up (GPC)

Markets Served

Gilson has a worldwide sales and service network to support the life science, pharmaceutical, clinical, chemistry, and applied science markets. Our primary focus is on manual and automated sample preparation, automated SPE, prep HPLC, and GPC clean-up.

Major Products/Services

Gilson offers a wide variety of liquid handling products and services, ranging from mechanical to automated pipettes, and all the way to highly customized HPLC solutions, including:

  • Single and multichannel pipettes

  • Pipette tips

  • Pipette service

  • Liquid handling

  • Automated qPCR prep

  • Preparative HPLC

  • LC–MS

  • SPE

  • GPC

  • Control software

  • Onsite service solutions

  • Protein Extraction


Gilson, Inc. is located in Middleton, Wisconsin, and is responsible for research, development, manufacturing, and sales of Gilson instrumentation and software. Gilson SAS, located Northeast of Paris, France, is home to the famous PIPETMAN product line, in addition to pipette accessories and pipette tips. Products and services of Gilson are offered worldwide, with sales and support in over 100 countries.

Gilson, Inc.

3000 Parmenter Street

P.O. Box 620027

Middleton, WI 53562


(800) 445-7661


(608) 831-4451