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Pomegranate skin could fight Alzheimer's disease

Pomegranate drug to treat Alzheimer's

Anti-oxidant compounds found on the outer skin of specific fruits could be used to treat certain dementias, new research suggests.

Superabsorbing ring

Theorists create 'ultimate camera pixel'

The effect of superradiance could be reversed to create a device capable of drawing-in light ultra-efficiently.

Cancerous cells

Natural nanoparticle can unlock cancer

The discovery of vault nanoparticles could help eradicate deadly diseases that currently have no cure.

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The Institutional Biobank of Lausanne (BIL) was created to support clinical research

Traceable storage supports clinical research downloadweblink


The Institutional Biobank of Lausanne in Switzerland  has invested in 2D sample storage consumables from Micronic to safeguard its valuable samples.

The Olympus Technology Grant has been launched to award innovative projects

Investigators given access to top technology downloadweblink


The Olympus Technology Grant has been launched to award innovative projects with free loan of the company’s most advanced opto-digital systems.

Hach Lange

Measuring organic constituents in a water sample downloadweblink

Hach Lange

Water quality experts Hach Lange explains the difference between UV Transmission and UV Absorbance methods.

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Stuart bespoke instrumentation

Bespoke instrumentation from Stuart weblink

Stuart (A Bibby Scientific brand)

When facing the unique requirements of the scientific, industrial and healthcare sectors, sometimes something more than an off-the-shelf solution is required, Stuart says.

Lab M's new website features added functionality, simpler navigation and direct links to social media

Improved Lab M website

Lab M

Added functionality, simpler navigation and direct links to social media channels are some of the key features of Lab M’s new website.

AMSBIO has developed a custom phospho-specific antibody production service

Made-to-measure polyclonal antibodies


AMSBIO has developed a custom phospho-specific antibody production service designed to be both reliable and produce high quality products. 

Metrohm has automated a huge range of applications across a wide range of industries

Monitoring waste in the power industry downloadweblink


Metrohm Applikon analysers have been successfully implemented in all kind of industries for many years. 

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Ben Potenza

EquipNet toolkit: Q&A with Ben Potenza

EquipNet, IncThu, 3 Jul 2014

EquipNet marketing vice president Ben Potenza offers his top tips for buying second-user equipment.

Visibility is key

EquipNet toolkit: Visibility is the key

EquipNet, IncMon, 16 Jun 2014

The third part of the EquipNet toolkit series looks at the company’s Asset Redeployment Management System.

Successful Management of Idle and Surplus Assets

Equipnet toolkit: $40m recovered download

EquipNet, IncMon, 2 Jun 2014

The second part of the Equipnet toolkit series discusses the successful management of idle and surplus assets.

Value control model

The fundamentals of asset management

EquipNet, IncMon, 19 May 2014

The first part of the EquipNet toolkit series is designed to educate and inform on best practice for asset management within the chemical, biotechnology, pharmaceutical and food industries.


Feeling fresh?

As the first year at university for many students approaches, so does the threat of ’freshers flu’.

TAP Biosystems ambr15

Culture change

Is more laboratory analysis and experimentation the key to making bioprocessing breakthroughs pay their way, asks Louisa Hearn.

Mustard gas

Cutting the mustard

Monday 4th August 2014 marked 100 years since Britain entered the First World War. Aside from the unimaginable loss of life caused by constant battle, soldiers also had to contend with a relatively unknown foe: chemical warfare.

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The most detailed analysis of the human genome has been published by scientists

The next generation

Nabsys vice president, marketing & business development, Darren Lee, tells LaboratoryTalk how electronic detection can complement next-generation sequencing (NGS).


Cash in the cupboard

Steve Maggs, managing director, European operations at EquipNet discusses the importance of asset management, and how you can generate income and improve efficiency for your organisation by looking proactively for surplus and idle lab equipment.

Jarrod Hart

Material man

A culture of risk-taking can help a company to stand out from the crowd, says Imerys process engineer Jarrod Hart. He tells Louisa Hearn why materials science has become such a high-stakes business.

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Magnetic hair

Microhairs could enhance lab-on-a-chip devices video

New material structures could be used to magnetically direct the flow of cells through a diagnostic chip’s microchannels, according to research published today.

Cryogenic vials with unrivalled cap seals videodownload


This short video from Wheaton describes the company’s CryoELITE cryogenic Vials that are designed to offer unrivalled cap seals that exceed DOT and IATA regulations.

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TDLs for all your processes

Lasers explore unchartered territory weblink

Mettler Toledo

Mettler Toledo has produced a white paper illustrating how tunable diode laser (TDL) gas analysers can now be applied to all gas analysis processes using a range of process adaptions. 

Waters polymer

Free fatty acids analysis weblink


UPC2/MS analysis of fatty acids provides a simple and fast method with a significant reduction in analysis time compared to alternative techniques such as GC/MS, according to the latest research.

Peak Scientific

The reliable purification of hydrogen download

Peak Scientific Instruments

Peak Scientific gas chromatography specialist Ed Connor explains the performance of palladium diffusers for use in the reliable purification of hydrogen.

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Analysis & Quality Control

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