From concept to commercial product, Lathrop Engineering offers a full-suite of expertise that will meet the needs of even the most complex development projects. We're happy to serve as an extended design and engineering arm for your in-house teams when additional resources for specific projects are needed, or tackle projects from start to finish if your team isn't fully established yet.
We've been partnering with Life Science companies to develop high-precision instrumentation and complex systems for nearly 20 years. Our clients are both US and internationally-based with products that include flow cytometers, electrophoresis systems, imaging systems, fluorescence detection systems, microarrays, microfluidic instruments, sample prep systems and a wide range of consumables. The multidisciplinary development teams at Lathrop are extensively experienced with every stage of the product life cycle and design control processes needed to bring Life Science products to market.
Medical device projects require a strong understanding of human factors engineering, reliability, manufacturability, serviceability, traceability and a strict adherence to document control. Lathrop Engineering has been developing medical devices for 20+ years with many FDA-accepted, CLIA-waived medical devices under our belts that include surgical instruments, point of care and personal testing devices, diagnostic systems and drug delivery devices. Our long-term, successful track record with medical device design, engineering, and development through to manufacturing also enables us to get your product to market on time and on-budget.
Lathrop Engineering has been in the high tech arena for over 30 years, and we've developed products for a diverse array of companies in the computer, defense, chip manufacturing and consumer products industries. Our design and engineering experience, breadth of knowledge and innovative approach results in products that are sophisticated, rugged, reliable and manufacturable.