A premier European trade show for laboratory technology, analysis and biotechnology, analytica brings together all the topics surrounding modern analysis in industry and research. It is also an international meeting place for research and industrial analysis specialists – including from the environmental, food, biotechnology, genetic technology, molecular and cell biology, medical diagnostics, and pharmacology sectors. Analytics, biotechnology/life sciences/diagnostics, laboratory technology and quality control are among the focal points of the exhibit. In addition to noting an increased numbers of exhibitors and visitors coming from abroad in 2016, organizers say a record number of exhibitors took part in the analytica. A total of 1,244 enterprises from 40 countries presented innovative products – including several world premieres – to more than 35 thousand visitors.