PerkinElmer Inc., a global technology leader in health sciences and Photonics, has opened a new global EcoAnalytix application and technical centre in Mumbai.

Currently, the Indian Life and analytical sciences market is estimated to be approx Rs 2700 crore and expected to touch the Rs 4,000 crore mark by 2010 indicating a 12% annual growth.

The EcoAnalytix application centre will be dedicated to application development and methods optimization for a range of scientific and industrial laboratory applications including environmental monitoring, food safety and sustainable energy. The Centre apart from providing the Indian customers early access to the applications would boost the company's overall growth in analytical sciences market locally.

EcoAnalytix is PerkinElmer's collaborative problem-solving initiative that creates application-based solutions to improve business ecosystems, while supporting local, regional and global initiatives that contribute to a healthier ecosystem worldwide.

PerkinElmer India currently serves 1500 clients across various verticals including Pharmaceutical government bodies, environmental, petrochemical and chemical. The estimated relevant business market for PerkinElmer is around Rs 1,840 crore as per SDI.