Finding their corporate niche

There are 27 life science and medical device companies active in Marlborough, and about 30 percent of the city’s commercial real estate activity last year came from the life-science sector. Upcoming additions include:

Quest Diagnostics: October 2012

New Jersey-based medical testing service provider announces that it will open a new laboratory in a 200,000-square-foot space on Forest Street, bringing 950 employees to the city.

Boston Scientific: November 2012

Medical device giant announces that it will move its headquarters and 800 employees to the city over the course of two years, adding to its 500,000-square-foot campus off Route 85.

Boston Biomedical Associates: October 2013


Announces plans to move its headquarters and about 50 employees from Westborough to a 17,000-square-foot space on Crowley Drive.

SOURCES: Company officials, Boston Globe reports