Researchers at the University of Zurich have used cryo-electron microscopes to display the pores in the cell nucleus with greater precision.
An ultralow-power circuit developed by engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) improves efficiency of energy harvesting to over 80%.
Scientists at the University of Manchester have made a discovery that could lead to the development of cleaner hydrocarbons and more sustainable chemicals.
Anton Paar has launched an update for the SCO 1 salinometer to measure salt in crude oil. The measurement is based on the conductivity of a salt present in crude oil, when subjected to an alternating current.
Beckman Coulter Life Sciences has launched the MobileFuge remote control and monitoring application for it Optima XPN and Avanti JXN centrifuges.
The Series 3 HT evaporator range from Genevac represents the pinnacle in solvent removal technology.
The Institut Curie, France is using Mediaclave media preparation and Mediajet automated petri dish filling systems from Integra Biosciences to prepare its petri dishes.
Researchers at Harvard Medical School and the Digital Biology Center at Bio-Rad Laboratories have developed a rapid, scalable, and cost-effective method for chromosomal phasing.
A study in the potential of online bioprocess monitoring featured the use of a YSI Analyser and Flownamics Seg-Flow.
YSI launches application note series download
YSI Life Sciences has introduced a new Application Note Series, to cover YSI 2900 biochemistry applications in each of its market segments.
The second part of Malvern Instruments’ rheology toolkit series takes an in-depth look at rheology in action and how yield stress can substantially impact the functionality and commercial value of a range of industrially significant fluids.
EquipNet marketing vice president Ben Potenza offers his top tips for buying second-user equipment.
The third part of the EquipNet toolkit series looks at the company’s Asset Redeployment Management System.
COMMENT & FEATURES
Female scientists have been hitting back at Nobel Prize winner Tim Hunt this week after he made sexist remarks while speaking at a conference in South Korea.
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Advances in light sheet microscopy are opening an entirely new world of discovery for the imaging research community.
With a hugely surprising Tory majority now confirmed, investment in UK science could be the real winner of the general election.
Emerson Process Management’s Robert Ferris looks at the challenges faced by nanomaterials providers when ensuring product quality.
As breakthroughs in medical diagnostics bring earlier and more accurate diagnosis, we’re seeing patients benefiting from faster access to treatment, says Randox quality control manager David Hunter.
A quality assurance protocol based on dynamic powder testing has proven successful for identifying powder coatings that will perform well in electrostatic spraying applications, says Freeman Technology operations director Jamie Clayton.
With the SolariX XR, Bruker Daltonics has introduced its highest resolution Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometer (FTMS) to date.
The EnviroAlert EA800-ip from provides two-way access to remotely monitor, collect and view real-time data from up to eight sensors for temperature, humidity, water, gases, pressure and dry contacts. Modify sensor settings via a wired Ethernet connection and eliminate the need for on-site adjustments or a service call. Industries that benefit from 24/7 peace of mind include medical, pharmaceutical, HVAC, food service, high tech and more. Cloud computing - no software required.
Analysing cocaine on currency download
Sample analysis technology firm Shimadzu has released an application note that describes a method for extraction, identification, and quantitation of cocaine on paper money from nine different geographical areas around the globe.
Experts at multi-detection microplate reader firm BMG Labtech have used the company’s SPECTROstar Nano to conduct quality control testing of distilled beverages.