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New Compact Refrigerators Designed for Secure and Sustainable Clinical Storage
New Compact Refrigerators Designed for Secure and Sustainable Clinical Storage
Thermo Fisher Scientific | Aug 8, 2018
A new series of compact refrigerators has been specifically developed to address the need of clinical laboratories and patient care facilities for cold storage equipment that enable secure and energy-efficient storage of vaccines, medicines, lab kits and breast milk, while offering quiet operation and a small footprint.
New 25 ml divided reservoir offers lowest dead volume on the market
New 25 ml divided reservoir offers lowest dead volume on the market
INTEGRA BIOSCIENCE | Aug 8, 2018
INTEGRA has expanded its Clear Advantage™ product family to include a divided reservoir, offering 5 and 10 ml volumes side-by-side, while still nesting comfortably in the company’s standard 25 ml reusable, sturdy base. A combination of design and innovation offers a pipetting experience with less reagent and plastic waste, and the lowest dead volume on the market.
BioIVT Acquires Optivia Biotechnology, Adding Transporter Assay Products and Services to its ADME-Tox Portfolio
BioIVT Acquires Optivia Biotechnology, Adding Transporter Assay Products and Services to its ADME-Tox Portfolio
BioIVT | Aug 2, 2018
BioIVT, a leading provider of research models and services for drug development, today announced that it has acquired Santa Clara, CA-based Optivia Biotechnology and its comprehensive portfolio of transporter assays, multi-transporter models, transporter systems biology, and molecular transport research solutions.
New England Biolabs® Launches NEBNext Direct® Custom Ready Panels for Efficient Targeted Re-sequencing
New England Biolabs® Launches NEBNext Direct® Custom Ready Panels for Efficient Targeted Re-sequencing
New England BioLabs | Jul 16, 2018
New England Biolabs (NEB®) today announced the launch of the NEBNext Direct Custom Ready Panels. The new panels — coupled with the proprietary NEBNext Direct target enrichment technology — enable the rapid development and deployment of a customized target enrichment panel by allowing users to select from an extensive library of genes to produce sequencing data with high specificity and coverage uniformity.
10x Genomics Single Cell Mouse Immune Profiling Solution10x Genomics Single Cell Mouse Immune Profiling Solution
10x Genomics Single Cell Mouse Immune Profiling Solution
10 X Genomics | Jun 28, 2018

10x Genomics, a company focused on accelerating discovery, today announced the launch of the Single Cell Mouse Immune Profiling Solution. For the first time, researchers will have the ability to simultaneously and deeply characterize single cell gene expression and paired receptor sequences of T- and B-cells in mouse models of disease. 

BAX® System assays now meet new ISO 16140-2 standard for all AFNOR-approved methods
BAX® System assays now meet new ISO 16140-2 standard for all AFNOR-approved methods
Hygiena | Jun 28, 2018
AFNOR, an ISO certification body in France that is a widely recognized European accreditation body of food safety detection methods, has now issued extensions in accordance with the new ISO standard 16140-2 for all 10 BAX® System assays previously certified.
Optibrium Introduces StarDrop 6.5
Optibrium Introduces StarDrop 6.5
Optibrium | Jun 26, 2018
Optibrium™ , a developer of software for drug discovery, today announced the launch of version 6.5 of StarDrop™ that provides a complete platform for small molecule design, optimisation and data analysis. The latest release introducesWhichP450, a new feature in StarDrop’s P450 metabolism module that predicts which human Cytochrome P450 enzymes are the major metabolising isoforms for a novel compound. Understanding how a compound is metabolised enables identification and analysis of its potential metabolites, and guides the design of molecules with a reduced risk of drug-drug interactions or variations in exposure across the patient population.
New England Biolabs® Launches New NEBNext® Single Cell/Low Input RNA Library Prep Kit for Increased Transcript Detection with Ultra-low Input Amounts
New England Biolabs® Launches New NEBNext® Single Cell/Low Input RNA Library Prep Kit for Increased Transcript Detection with Ultra-low Input Amounts
New England BioLabs | Jun 26, 2018

New England Biolabs (NEB®) today announced the release of the NEBNext® Single Cell/Low Input RNA Library Prep Kit for Illumina®. This new kit incorporates an optimized template switching protocol— as well as NEB's Ultra™ II FS enzymatic DNA fragmentation technology— to produce full-length transcript sequence-ready libraries from single cells and ultra-low input RNA

New Polypropylene Multichannel Reagent Reservoirs offer enhanced chemical resistance
New Polypropylene Multichannel Reagent Reservoirs offer enhanced chemical resistance
INTEGRA BIOSCIENCE | Jun 14, 2018

INTEGRA has expanded its popular reagent reservoir product family to include polypropylene reservoirs with enhanced chemical compatibility that perfectly complements the existing polystyrene reservoirs.