This excerpt taken from the AFFX 8-K filed Feb 13, 2009.
Description of the Company and Business - Panomics, Inc. (formerly Genospectra, Inc.) (the Company), was incorporated in the state of California on April 21, 2000. The Company sells and develops reagent kits and probe sets that quantitatively measure gene expression, transcription regulation, protein interaction, and cell signaling within cells for use in drug discovery and other research and development applications. The Companys principal market is the life sciences research market consisting of drug development companies, government research centers, and universities located mainly in the United States and Europe. The Companys primary facilities are located in Fremont, California. The Company also has a sales subsidiary located in Italy. The Companys revenues, by geographical area, consisted of the following: