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Leica Microsystems is one of many Life Sciences companies at Danaher Corporation

Every day, scientists around the world are tackling chronic diseases and infections at the cellular level to understand causes, identify treatments and test new drugs and vaccines.

The Life Sciences companies at Danaher Corporation (“Danaher”) make this leading-edge scientific research possible at clinical research facilities, academic institutions and government agencies. These capabilities extend beyond research with the world’s most advanced filtration, separation and purification technologies, which power the creation of biopharmaceuticals, microelectronics and more.

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About Danaher

Danaher is a global science and technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world.

A global family of more than 20 operating companies, Danaher drives meaningful innovation in some of today’s most dynamic, growing industries. Based around the world, these groundbreaking businesses transform the fields of diagnostics, life sciences, and environmental and applied solutions by:

  • improving patient health through powerful tools that increase diagnostic confidence
  • advancing scientific research to illuminate the causes of disease and pave the way to new, life-saving treatments 
  • ensuring the freshness, dosages and safety of food, pharmaceuticals and consumer goods
  • protecting our global water supply and promoting environmental stewardship

This team of 69,000 dedicated associates is helping innovate at the speed of life by bringing diverse skills, backgrounds, and perspectives together to make a difference.

Explore what makes Danaher unique

The Danaher story

The inspiration for a new kind of company, and our evolution into a global science and technology innovator.

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Our shared purpose and core values

Our powerful Shared Purpose—Helping Realize Life’s Potential—and Core Values have made us who we are today and will guide us into the future.

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With a range of powerful development opportunities, Danaher is the ideal environment for career growth. Many of Danaher’s top leaders have grown their careers right here.

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How we work

The Danaher Business System drives every aspect of company culture and performance.

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Diversity and Inclusion

Workplace diversity deepens our understanding of the markets and customers we serve and helps us grow. Creating and sustaining a culture of diversity and inclusion is one of our top priorities, and our commitment to continuous improvement ensures we always strive to be better.

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Many companies talk about changing the world. At Danaher and Leica Microsystems, we live it every day.

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