Thermo Fisher to Stop Sales of Genetic Sequencers in China's Xinjiang Region

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. announced on Wednesday that it will no longer sell or repair genetic sequencers in the Chinese region of Xinjiang, as a result of growing criticism that its products are used for surveillance by the US. State of the citizens who allowed the violation of human rights.

The company based in Waltham, Mass., Said the decision to no longer support customers with its human identification technology in the region, where the police had deployed one of the most comprehensive surveillance programs ever put in place. place, was …

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