Biotage's updated version of its Isolera Spektra software uses TLC data from 2 to 10 different...
Hamilton Robotics in collaboration with GE Healthcare Life Sciences has introduced the easyPunch...
The Gram-negative bacterium E. coli is the workhorse of molecular biology, regularly used as the first choice host for DNA cloning, small-scale protein expression, and large-scale protein production for FDA approved biologics.
Medicyte has signed a licensing agreement for the rights to use Lentiviral vector technology from Life Technologies to develop and market next generation, cell-based upcyte cell products to the biopharma and academic research markets.
A number of clinical studies involving antiviral compounds that were recently halted or put on hold may have benefited from the MitoVir series of assays from Indigo Biosciences.
Roche and Hamilton Robotics have introduced an integrated platform enabling automated DNA sample enrichment for Roche’s 454 GS Junior sequencer. The platform results in reduced hands-on time, minimized operational variability, and more consistent results.
Lonza introduces the FlashGel power supply, a high voltage electrophoretic power supply designed to complement the FlashGel system. When paired with the FlashGel dock and FlashGel camera, the FlashGel power supply provides a complete device system for separation of nucleic acids.
AMSBIO’s RNA kits are designed to improve next-generation sequencing workflow.
Biotage has introduced their Universal phase separators, an alternative to the traditional glass funnel separation of immiscible liquids. The Biotage Universal phase separation columns are fitted with a selectively permeable insert that separates aqueous phases from organic solvents under gravity.
Cresset has released torchV10, a desktop molecular design and 3D SAR tool for medicinal chemists. torchV10 uses molecular fields to show the binding patterns of potential compounds.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has introduced its Automated Nucleic Acid Extraction WorkStation. The fully automated workflow offers consistent, high-speed purifications by combining several Thermo Fisher tools into one turnkey solution.
The Blood Card from Biotech Support Group is developed specifically for the purification and enrichment of hemoglobin from blood for hemoglobin variant research.
The Thermo Scientific MYECL Imager from Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is an imaging instrument that delivers one-touch image capture and analysis of protein and nucleic acid gels and Western blots.
Merus BV announced its transgenic MeMo mouse for common light chain human antibodies. The MeMo mouse creates human antibody diversity using a large repertoire of human heavy chains paired with a common human light chain.
BD Diagnostics announced the release of a research use-only molecular test designed to rapidly detect antibiotic resistance genes found in the superbug known as carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. These deadly organisms are resistant to nearly all antibiotics.
Brooks Life Science Systems has launched the Brooks Plate Auditor for identification of precipitate and empty wells in compound and screening plates.
Cresset has released sparkV10, an update of its bioisostere software tool, FieldStere. This update provides new capabilities including Cresset’s XED3 force field, new clustering algorithms, and access to ADMET and physicochemical property predictions on bioisosteric replacements.
Biotage, a global supplier of solutions and technology for analytical and medicinal chemistry, introduced Evolute Express, a novel family of 96-well plates that simplify polymer-based SPE by employing a streamlined 3-step protocol; load-wash-elute.
Tecan and Siloam Biosciences Inc. have announced their intent to co-market an automated low-volume, high-sensitivity microfluidic ELISA. The system is based on Tecan’s Freedom EVO liquid handling technology and the Siloam Biosciences’ OptiMax microplate.
Agilent Technologies Inc. has launched the GV1000 x-ray diffractometer. Incorporating gradient vacuum technology, the GV1000 features an extremely compact and high brilliance x-ray source, designed to be both reliable and simple to service.
Absorption Systems has released an assay platform for the human BCRP transporter, also known as breast cancer resistance protein.
Find contract research organizations (CROs) for Lab Services in the 2012 CRO/CMO Directory, from Drug Discovery & Development magazine.
Syngene has introduced the PXi, a high-resolution, multi-application image analysis system. This system can accurately imaging chemiluminescent and fluorescent blots.
ProImmune Ltd. has launched a Special Assay Service, providing custom immunological assays, based on ProImmune’s proprietary platform technologies, to meet customers’ assay needs.
Trevigen offers DNA repair gene knockdown cell lines, encompassing the Base Excision Repair pathway as well as Mismatch Repair, and Non-Homologous End Joining.
The Direct Detect system for protein quantitation from EMD Millipore uses membrane technology to enable infrared-based measurement of amide bonds in protein chains without relying on amino acid composition, dye-binding properties, or redox potential.
Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis are using DNA sequencing to identify mutations at the root of a patient's tumor—considered key to personalizing cancer treatment—and to map the genetic evolution of disease and monitor response to treatment.