Techne
Rank: 93 (2005 rank: 87)
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Employees: 567
  
Headquarters: Minneapolis, MN Sector(s): Medical

Why It's hot: Sales of Techne's proteins and enzymes have grown 25 percent and led to a cure for preeclampsia, a leading killer of pregnant women.
Revenue 191.2 11.1 97
Earnings 70.5 33.5 74
Operating cash flow 79.8 31.9 83
Stock return (2005) 44
Headcount change (2005) 5.4
From the June 2006 issue