Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the global player in serving science, has acquired FIBERLite Centrifuge, Inc., of Santa Clara, California- a supplier of carbon fiber centrifuge rotors, a strong and lightweight alternative.

Thermo Fisher Scientific designs, develops and manufactures a comprehensive range of high-quality centrifuges, rotors and accessories under the Thermo Scientific brand. Centrifuge models range from bench-top microcentrifuges to floor-standing ultracentrifuges, allowing Thermo Fisher Scientific to support all laboratory applications, from routine sample preparation to cutting-edge cell and molecular biology research techniques. FIBERLite, which had revenues of approximately $7 million in 2007, will be integrated into Thermo Fisher’s Laboratory Products and Services Segment.