Analytik Jena AG manufactures instruments for analytical and biotechnological laboratories. It engages in the provision of instruments and products in the areas of analytical measuring technology, life science and optoelectronics. The firm operates through three business segments: Analytical Instrumentation, Life Science and Optics. The Analytical Instrumentation business unit develops precision analytical systems in the fields of optical spectroscopy, sum parameters, and elemental analysis. The Life Science offers products and solutions for molecular diagnostics. The Optics segment provides optics for the consumer area under the DOCTER brand for the hunting, sports, and personal applications. The company was founded by Klaus Berka and Jens Adomat in 1990 and is headquartered in Jena, Germany.