An Irish life sciences company has announced 60 jobs for Co. Tipperary.
Technopath Clinical Diagnostics, who manufacture quality controls and software for clinical laboratories, have announced an expansion of its facility in Ballina to meet growing international demand for its products.
The products are used in over 5,000 laboratories in 110 countries globally and achieved Chinese regulatory approval during 2015.
The 60 new staff will be hired over the next two years, bringing the total workforce to 180.
Malcolm Bell, CEO of Technopath, said: "I am very proud to say that this significant expansion is the result of a combined effort by our team over the last 10 years.
"Our range is best-in-class on a global scale and, having already experienced rapid growth over the past 18 months, we are now very confident about the future for our business."