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YSI Biochemistry Analyser Means Major Savings for Potato Growers

The YSI range of Biochemistry Analysers is seeing a remarkable growth in applications; industries as far afield as jet fuels and pet food manufacturing have come to appreciate the unique features it can offer. Thanks to the proprietary enzyme technology it has become possible to measure simultaneously two different compatible ‘chemistries’ from a wide range …

What is LIMS and why do I need one?

Laboratory information management systems (LIMS) are the software applications that help in the day-to-day operation of a lab. They allow scientists to easily and comprehensively manage all aspects of lab operation, from workflow and sample management to instrument integration and data recording. Using LIMS allows scientists to boost productivity and can also aid with cost-cutting …

Trilink And Real-time PCR Leaders Enter Into Agreement

TriLink BioTechnologies has made a distribution agreement with TATAA biocenter to sell its CleanAmp products. Scandinavian-based TATAA develops and performs a broad spectrum of hands-on qPCR courses worldwide, as well as providing tailore-made products for real-time PCR applications, and is joining forces with TriLink, the manufacturer of custom products for the diagnostic and OEM markets. …

Trilink And Lucigen Set Up Licensing Agreement

Good news for the biotechnology community this week following a joint announcement from TriLink BioTechnologies Inc. and the Lucigen Corporation. Lucigen, renowned for their problem-solving approach to molecular biology, particularly in rationalising genomics research, have signed a licensing agreement with leading modified nucleic experts Trilink, to use TriLink’s CleanAmpTM dNTPs in their new Taq98TM Hot …

Spectrophotometer design gets an upgrade

Cecil Instruments is always seeking to boost the usability and functionality of its lab equipment and the latest enhancement sees the design of spectrophotometers updated. The double and single beam spectrophotometers now feature USB ports as standard. This means they can be directly controlled by a PC, which makes operation quicker and easier for scientists. …

Scientific Incubator With Built In Germicide

The SANYO MCO-19M is the new CO2 multi-gas scientific incubator, giving precise environmental control for all lab situations. Accurate control By using a dual infra red solid state sensor, Co2 can be measured accurately without being affected by humidity or temperature changes on door opening. Furthermore, the CO2 sensor is constantly calibrated, so users know …

Sartorius And GE Healthcare Sign Patent Cross-licensing Agreement

When two companies of the standing and expertise of GE Healthcare Life Sciences and Sartorius Stedim Biotech sign a patent cross-licensing agreement covering technology related to biopharmaceutical manufacturing, you cannot help but have a certain frisson of excitement. Sartorius Stedium Biotech is, of course, a major presence in many areas of pharmaceutical research and manufacturing  …

Priorclave shows off steam autoclaves selector application at ARABLAB

Priorclave, the respected UK manufacturer of steam autoclaves, will be making an appearance at this year’s ARABLAB 2012 exhibition. Running from 26 to 29 March at the Dubai Conference and Exhibition Centre in the United Arab Emirates, ARABLAB represents one of the world’s foremost exhibition and trade shows, and one which provides a unique opportunity for …

Priorclave celebrates export success

Respected UK-based autoclave manufacturer Priorclave has built on its successes in Britain with strong sales of its products in international markets. With a number of notable contracts in the Middle East and Asia, the company recently chalked up a milestone achievement by providing no fewer than twenty-seven of its compact C40 steam sterilisers to a …

Powder Testing In Super Quick Time

A new and exciting member of the Mercury Scientific line was released as the company introduces the new Evolution Powder Tester. The device is designed to test static powder flow and is set to provide new and interesting features that will deem it very useful in a number of working environments. Sporting a simple and …