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EPSRC conference debate

Science funding 'needs to increase'

The UK has been urged to increase its investment in science and engineering if it is to continue to be successful.


NHS treatment cuts 'lack consistency'

During 2011, England’s NHS was tasked with finding £20 billion of efficiency savings over four years, in part by reducing the use of ineffective, overused or inappropriate procedures.

Rethinking the Basic Science of Graphene Synthesis

Manchester launches manufacturing strategy download

Advanced materials, chemicals and food & drink processing are all set to play a role in a strategy launched today to transform Greater Manchester manufacturing hub.

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The DelsaMax series of nanoparticle analysers from Meritics downloadweblink


The Beckman Coulter DelsaMax series of Nanoparticle analysers, brought to you by Meritics, are some of the fastest and easiest to use nanoparticle analysers available.

The Micronic Handheld Wireless Scanner MINI

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The Micronic Handheld Wireless Scanner MINI enables users to reliably read 1D and 2D tube and rack codes almost instantly.

Stuart has launched a range of Undergrad hotplate stirrer kits

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Bibby Scientific

Bibby Scientific’s Stuart brand has launched a range of Undergrad hotplate stirrer kits that offer value for money for a broad range of life science heating and stirring applications. 

JEOL AccuTOF-DART time-of-flight mass spectrometer

Explosive trace detection with mass spectrometer

Jeol USA

The JEOL AccuTOF-DART time-of-flight mass spectrometer is part of a new method which enables traces of explosives to be detected without destroying the original sample.

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The YSI 2900 Biochemistry Analyser

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The YSI 2900 Biochemistry Analyser was the instrument of choice for researchers seeking to improve the growth and culture of e. coli.

The YSI 2900 Biochemistry Analyser

The YSI 2900 is an analysis all-rounder download


The profile of the YSI Life Science’s 2900 series of biochemistry analysers continues to be raised following the publication of a number of research papers that have helped underscore just how important the instruments have now become to so many research efforts.

The Abbemat Family

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Anton Paar Ltd

Refractometers from Anton Paar are providing an accurate solution to monitoring one of industry’s most widely-used chemicals.

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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.

Exam Hall

Editor's comment | Sayonara Science?

Ofqual, the examination regulator for England and Northern Ireland, yesterday announced a new approach to GCSE science which will effectively see written exams usurp controlled practical science assessments.

Robert Langer

Editor's comment | The awards debate

Should awards be considered worthwhile recognition for great work, or a worthless distraction?


Ebola faces vaccine triple threat

Three major pharmaceutical firms are leading the charge to develop the world’s first widely available Ebola vaccine.

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Jack Lan

Faster pharma

InfinityQS global account executive Jack Lan discusses five ways pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers can use technology to streamline compliance and speed time to market.

UWE postgraduate Laura Holding

Fighting Ebola first-hand

Armed with clinical diagnostics expertise and vital information on the treatment of exotic pathogens, UWE postgraduate Laura Holding discusses the spread of Ebola, and how her lab in Sierra Leone is helping to stop it.

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.

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Testo data loggers

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Testo Limited

TESTO is a leading manufacturer of test and measurement equipment that offers a comprehensive range of accurate and reliable data loggers.

An introduction to bioinformatics videoweblink

This short video from the NHS lets you discover how bioinformatics is becoming increasingly important to contemporary healthcare research and delivery.

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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

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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. 

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