Affymetrix, Inc. is a provider of life science products and molecular diagnostic products. The Company�s products enable the analysis of biological systems at the gene, protein and cell level. The Company markets its products to genomic research centers, academic institutions, government and private laboratories, as well as pharmaceutical, diagnostic and biotechnology companies. The Company operates across the United States, Europe, Latin America and Asia. The Company operates under two segments, Affymetrix Core and eBioscience. Affymetrix Core manufacturing operations are based on platforms that are used to produce various Affymetrix products that serve multiple applications and markets. eBioscience is operated as a separate business unit, which is engaged in the development, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of research products in the areas of flow cytometry, immunoassays, microscopic imaging and other protein-based analyses.