For people over the age of 60 who do not have dementia, light alcohol consumption is associated with higher episodic memory, new research suggests.
The Chan Soon-Shiong Family Foundation is investing $50 million (£31m) to establish a new genomics research facility in the UK.
Chancellor George Osborne has announced new government investment for technologies to help revolutionise disease research.
An application note from AMSBIO is claimed to introduce a more predictive and realistic model for early stage drug screening of cancer therapeutics.
Rapidox gas analysers are being used in universities and research centres to meet their exacting needs.
Experts at Horizon Technology, Avantor Performance Materials B.V. and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, US have shown how to efficiently isolate and purify colours used in food, drug and cosmetic (FDC) products using automated solid phase extraction (SPE) and a portable spectrometer.
Peak Scientific offers gas solutions to suit both the liquid chromatography mass spectrometry (LCMS) and gas chromatography (GC) markets.
EKF Diagnostics to launch sepsis biomarker and POC haemoglobin analyser at Medica 2014.
Beckman Coulter Life Sciences is offering automated methods to improve processes and throughput in next generation sequencing (NGS) sample preparation through a partnership with New England Biolabs (NEB).
Amsbio has expanded its range of human blood-derived products including whole blood, serum, plasma, buffy coat and peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC).
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.
Equipnet toolkit: $40m recovered download
The second part of the Equipnet toolkit series discusses the successful management of idle and surplus assets.
COMMENT & FEATURES
Unravelling the mysteries of human biological processes will help us develop medicines that can be tailored to suit an individual’s specific needs.
As both Senegal and Nigeria are declared Ebola-free, is the deadly virus that has swept through much of West Africa finally being eradicated?
Are crime-fighting scientists reaping the benefits of the latest analytical techniques, asks Louisa Hearn?
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.
Nabsys vice president, marketing & business development, Darren Lee, tells LaboratoryTalk how electronic detection can complement next-generation sequencing (NGS).
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.
Cloud-based temperature and humidity monitor videodownload
The Saveris 2 system was developed by Testo’s measurement technology specialists in Germany’s Black Forest. They were set one simple task; design a solution so customers can monitor their temperature and humidity levels easily, anytime and anywhere, without needing to compromise security or bother with time consuming software.
For patients with leukaemia, and other blood conditions, stem cell transplants can mean the difference between life and death.
Gas bubble generation in water download
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.
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.