Pfizer has signed a $160 billion (£105bn) merger deal with Irish pharmaceuticals developer Allergan.
GE Healthcare’s Life Sciences business and Emerson Process Management have joined forces to improve productivity and efficiency in biopharmaceuticals production.
The UK has once again failed to make an appearance on a list of the world’s top 100 most innovative companies.
COMMENT & FEATURES
The secret life of cells video
Instruments that can capture the covert processes within cells are bringing laboratory research into much sharper focus, writes Louisa Hearn.
We have launched the first issue in a new series of web magazines.
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.
LIMS for complex calculations download
Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) specialist, Autoscribe Informatics, has published a case study describing the use of the Matrix Gemini LIMS in a major Radiological, Environmental and Analytical Laboratory.
Anton Paar has released an application report on the use of mircowave reactors in speeding drug discovery processes.
Minimising standard deviation download
A white paper published by Retsch Technology highlights how one of the greatest sources of error in analysis can be erradicated through correct sample preparation.
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.
Two heads are better than one download
Porvair Sciences launched the MiniVap Gemini - an entry-level product designed to remove the solvent from two microplates simultaneously.
The CILS Removable label range is now available in any shape, size or design.
Building on decades of experience in laboratory refractometry, Anton Paar has launched the L-Rix 510 sensor, its first inline process refractometer.
The CleanView range of UV Sterilisation Cabinets from Cleaver Scientific provides a sterile contained environment for the preparation and manipulation of sensitive biological samples.
Portability in the healthcare sector is driving a greater demand for smaller sensors, says Honeywell’s Olaf Seelbach.
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.
Lab Innovations, the UK’s only event dedicated to laboratory professionals, returns to the NEC on the 4th and 5th November.
Pre-rinsing is a fast, easy way to increase accuracy by up to 0.2%. Why? It helps neutralise the capillary effect in micro-volume pipettes, and for larger volume tips, equalises the temperature of the air inside the tip with the temperature of the sample.
A whitepaper published by Retsch Technology looks at the advantages and drawbacks of three common particle size analysis techniques, their comparability among each other as well as detailed application examples.
WHEATON is offering a white paper that reviews the standard available formats for high-throughput plate systems, as well as the uniquely designed solutions that mitigate the risk of cross contamination and allow for better process flow integration.