Site search sponsored by Micromeritics

Henry vacuum cleaner

UK facility to bridge robotics gap

The Bristol Robotics Laboratory (BRL) is launching an initiative to encourage and support the take up of robotics technology within industry across Europe.

Rethinking the Basic Science of Graphene Synthesis

Digital memory given graphene boost

A team of scientists in the US has begun working on improvements to random access memory (RAM) technology using graphene and ammonia.

GE develops brain imaging 'helmet' video

Scientists at GE Research are currently developing a wearable, high-resolution imaging ’helmet’ that would allow doctors to observe the brain on the cellular level.

Read more research news

History uncovered with high-resolution light microscopy

A view of the past weblink


The latest application note from Olympus explores how high-resolution light microscopy is rapidly advancing our knowledge of the past.


Microplate contamination detailed in study weblink

Porvair Sciences

Porvair Sciences has announced that a recent study by the Department of Chemistry at the University of Kent, UK revealed significant levels of contamination found in more than 50% of the commercially available deep well microplates tested.

In the Amsbio application report, a novel 3D spheroid triculture model for evaluating breast cancer progression is described.

3D model evaluates cancer progression


An application note from AMSBIO is claimed to introduce a more predictive and realistic model for early stage drug screening of cancer therapeutics.

Read more case studies

Two Gero high-temperature furnaces now available from Carbolite

Carbolite expands furnace capability to 3000°C downloadweblink


Carbolite has expanded its equipment range with the Gero series of high-temperature furnaces that provide temperatures up to 3000°C under vacuum, inert gas and reactive atmospheres.

S3e Cell Sorter

Cell sorter with 'walk-away' automation weblink

Bio-Rad Laboratories

The Bio-Rad Laboratories benchtop S3e Cell Sorter with AutoGimbal nozzle alignment system offers walk-away automation for accurate and reliable cell sorts of one or two populations.

Micronic temperature rack

Temperature rack for tissue storage tubes weblink


The Micronic 24-2 rack accommodates 24 3ml tissue storage tubes in an automation compatible American National Standards Institute / Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening dimensional footprint.


Anton Paar launches oxidisation measuring principle download

Anton Paar Ltd

Oxidation is one of the most common reasons for product degradation, Anton Paar claims. Its stability determination is a requirement for shelf-life investigations, quality control or during product development.

Read more product news

Malvern rheology toolkit part 2

Rheology toolkit #2: The importance of yield stress

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.

Ben Potenza

EquipNet toolkit: Q&A with Ben Potenza

EquipNet, Inc

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, Inc

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


Shining a light on disease

A more comprehensive awareness of flow cytometry technology could dramatically increase its utilisation by researchers at both smaller and more specialised laboratories.

Social media could be used to curb HIV

Editor's comment: Big data or better drugs? download

If data taken from social media posts can be used to help curb the spread of HIV, will those most severely affected by the virus benefit?

DNA helix

The best medicine: modernising drug discovery

Unravelling the mysteries of human biological processes will help us develop medicines that can be tailored to suit an individual’s specific needs.

Read more features

Anachem pipette swap

Precision pipetting is standard

The volume and variety of pipettes currently in use makes the protection offered by an international standard essential for the accuracy and precision of a lab’s work, says Anachem pipette service manager Craig Bush.

Comments (2)

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.

Read more viewpoints

Simplify cycle chemistry sample panels video

Mettler Toledo

This short video, “Save Time and Simplify Panels” from Mettler Toledo demonstrates how to reduce the number of instruments on a panel.

What is correlative microscopy? video

Temperature controlled microscopy firm Linkam Scientific Instruments has launched its first educational videos to help introduce users to some of the new thermal microscopy techniques and associated testing methods.

Watch more videos


Gas bubble generation in water download

Dolomite Microfluidics

Dolomite has published an application note that looks at the use of its hydrodynamic flow-focussing-based Small Droplet System for the formation of gas bubbles in liquid.

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. 

Read more technical articles

Analysis & Quality Control

alt text