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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Life Technologies (Nasdaq: LIFE) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $74.50, above its previous 52-week high of $74.48 with 1.5 million shares traded as of 3:31 p.m. ET. Average volume has been four million shares over the past 30 days. Life has a market cap of $12.77 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 51.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Life Technologies Corporation operates as a life sciences company.