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Danaher Corp.

2099 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington D.C., DC, USA

Category: Scientific & Technical Instruments

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Danaher Corp. designs, manufactures and markets products and services to professional, medical, industrial and commercial customers. It was founded by Steven M. Rales and Mitchell P. Rales.

Danaher's business segments include: professional instrumentation segment that encompasses two strategic platforms: test & measurement and environmental; industrial technologies segment that encompasses two strategic platforms: motion and product identification; tools & components segment that encompasses one strategic platform- mechanics hand tools and four focused niche businesses including Jacobs chuck, delta consolidated industries, Hennessy industries and Jacobs vehicle systems and medical technologies segment that encompasses three key businesses: dental equipment and consumables, life sciences and acute care diagnostics.

Danaher's strategic platforms include: environmental, motion, product identification, test & measurement, medical technologies and mechanics' hand tools. The company's medical technology platform encompasses technologies that are contributing to a revolution in dentistry and providing frontline support for critical care in hospitals. Its medical technology's key brands include: Gendex, Imaging Sciences International, Invetech, KaVo, Kerr, Leica Microsystems, Ormco, Pelton & Crane, Radiometer, SybronEndo and Vision BioSystems (now Leica Microsystems).

Danaher has agreements with Leica Microsystems GmbH, KaVo Dental Corporation, Abbott Laboratories, Max Planck SocietyMax Planck Innovation, Align Technology Inc, Menarini Group, A. Menarini Diagnostics S.r.l, Promega Corporation, GeneData AG, Ventana Medical Systems Inc, etc.