Thermo Fisher Scientific Receives Microsoft Award

August 15, 2008

Thermo Fisher Scientific (Waltham, Massachusetts) has received a Microsoft Corporation 2008 Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Innovation Award in the Discovery and Product Innovation category.

Thermo Fisher Scientific (Waltham, Massachusetts) has received a Microsoft Corporation 2008 Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Innovation Award in the Discovery and Product Innovation category. The award is given to best-in-class companies that have made innovative use of Microsoft-based software for business processes and practices in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry. The award was announced at the Drug Information Association's 44th annual conference and was presented to Thermo Fisher Scientific and AstraZeneca (London, UK), a pharmaceuticals manufacturer. AstraZeneca used Thermo Fisher Scientific's Nautilus laboratory information management system to centralize biochemical screening, map laboratory workflows, and improve data management.