Interleukin 17 (IL-17), an immunity protein, indentified the previously unknown role of a chemical ‘messenger’ leading to autoimmune disorders like rheumatoid arthritis and lupas.
Affymetrix Inc., announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire USB Corporation, a company that develops, manufactures and markets an extensive line of molecular biology and biochemical reagent products.
Promega Corporation, a global provider of life science tools for genomics, proteomics and cellular analysis research, will commence direct operations in Sweden in January 2008.
Agilent Technologies Inc. announced the completion the acquisition of Velocity11.
Scientists have developed a model that rapidly characterizes and accurately predicts the molecular-level, mechanistic response of a free-living cell to genetic and environmental changes.
Watson-Marlow Bredel offers peristaltic pumps for OEM applications.
Velocity11 offers the R-Series BenchCel microplate handling system, which features enhanced positional accuracy, increased payload, reduced installation time and simpler user adjustments.
TTP LabTech’s Lab2Lab automated sample transport system uses pneumatic technology in its comPOUND sample store.
TTP LabTech introduces comCHECK a solution for non-invasive volume detection for microtubes.
Thermo Fisher Scientific introduced its Cell Growth and Discovery (CGD) WorkCell, an enclosed, environmentally-controlled automation solution for high capacity cell growth, supply, and in-line image analysis.
Syrris' Automated Flow Reaction Incubation and Control Apparatus (AFRICA) microreactor offers chemists a means of easily exploiting the benefits of flow chemistry.
Labtronics Inc. released Collect 6.1 version of software for interfacing and controlling instruments and devices via RS232 or TCP/IP.
Delphinus introduces a series of manuals on laboratory automation engineering.
Beckman Coulter has integrated its Cell Lab Quanta SC MPL into an automated "seed and feed" cell culture system.