We've calculated that the average salary at 454 Life Sciences is $75K based on 22 user-submitted salaries
A total of 4 454 Life Sciences employees gave 454 Life Sciences an average happiness rating of 4.7 out of 5.0.
4.7454 Life Sciences was a great place to work. The only problem was that Roche bought them and didn't sufficiently invest in them and lead the company effectively for a period of years while the competition took off. Since DNA sequencing is a blazing hot market, we never did catch up or shift to a more competitive platform and Roche closed the plant.
4.3454 Life Sciences Inc, as a start-up company founded by Jonathan Rothberg, offered many scientist and engineers a fantastic opportunity to develop the world's first second generation DNA sequencing instrument that used disruptive technology over the then de facto Sanger sequencing standard, in reduced cost and increase in sequencing throughput.