PerkinElmer, Inc. (United States) engages in the provision of products and solutions to diagnostics, research, and laboratory services. it operates through the Human Health and Environmental Health segments. The Human Health segment researches and develops therapies such as genetic disorder detections, screening products, infectious disease testing, drug discoveries. The Environmental Health segment produces and sells products and solutions which include harmful substances detection in food, water, and surroundings. The company was founded by Richard Scott Perkin and Charles W. Elmer on April 19, 1937 and is headquartered in Waltham, MA.