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Headquarters Sunnyvale, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (CPHD)
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Abbott Labs, Invitrogen

Cepheid sees DNA faster. The molecular diagnostics firm develops and manufactures systems that automate the process of preparing and amplifying DNA in order to quickly detect diseases and harmful agents. Its two instrument platforms -- SmartCycler and GeneXpert -- can perform rapid molecular testing for a number of purposes, including diagnosing infectious diseases and cancer, detecting biothreats such as anthrax, and testing food and agricultural products. Cepheid also makes reagents (testing chemicals) and other disposable testing components for use with its systems. The... More

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Cepheid CEO and Director John L. Bishop

John L. Bishop

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  Current Research Associate in Sunnyvale, CA

Pros: great culture, helpful, friendly co-workers. team unity. everybody here works hard. management is helpful and scheduling is flexible. Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Sunnyvale, CA Mar 2010 – Reviewed Apr 22, 2014

Interview Details – I interviewed with the engineers and technical people with whom I'd be working as well as the hiring manager. I finished the round of all-morning interviewing with the HR manager.Full Interview

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