Lab Reagents News

  • Live webinar: Microchip-based real-time PCR

    The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a well-known technique that has been adopted for detection of many bacteria, fungi, viruses, and viroids due to high specificity and sensitivity. However, most of the currently used PCR analysis techniques for multiple pathogen detection are very time-consuming, require tedious reaction set up in strictly controlled laboratory conditions and prone to user ...


    By Lumex Instruments Group

  • Scotland’s newest crematorium

    In the early part of this year we announced how Scottish based Horizon Cremation was planning what was described as a new generation, state-of-the-art crematorium in the beautiful Ayrshire countryside.  In the same article we also reported how, after considerable research, they had commissioned Matthews Environmental Solutions to design and manufacture the bespoke cremation equipment. Now we ...

  • 2017 EAS Award for Outstanding Achievements in Separate Science

    Christopher J. Welchis Science Lead for Analytical Chemistry within the Process and Analytical Chemistry area at Merck Research Laboratories in Rahway, NJ.  Chris leads the New Technologies Review and Licensing Committee (NT-RLC), the organization that oversees identification, acquisition and evaluation of new technologies of potential value to Merck Research Laboratories.  Chris also ...

  • Environnement S.A has launched 8 new products at Pollutec

    1. Air quality: ecodesign, operational cost reduction & best metrology, now for sales Leading player in the environmental monitoring, Environnement S.A has launched a new generation of eco-designed analyzers. Dedicated to the measurement of pollutants such as O3, CO and SO2 the e-Series analyzers O342e, CO12e and AF22e are QAL1 certified by the German TÜV and approved by ...

  • ELITechGroup Announces Agreement with Abbott to Expand Distribution Channels

    ELITechGroup today announced a U.S. distribution agreement, with Abbott’s Molecular business, for molecular diagnostic reagents. The reagents target a range of genes associated with virus activity in patients that have undergone organ or hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Additional products included within the agreement focus on sexually transmitted infections. It is anticipated that ...


    By ELITech Group

  • ELITechGroup Microbiology releases a new rapid test to detect resistance to polymyxins

    Among the most clinically significant multidrug-resistantbacteria are carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. Because these bacteria usuallyremain susceptible to polymyxins, interest in this old class of antibiotics has been recentlyrenewed. However, the increasing use of colistin explains why Enterobacterial strains resistantto colistin are increasingly reported worldwide. Currently ...


    By ELITech Group

  • Join NECi Superior Enzymes in California at NEMC 2016

    Ellen R. Campbell will be conducting an oral presentation during the Citizen Science Session at 2:30pm on Tuesday, August 9th.  This presentation will focus on using reagent grade enzymes and handheld tools with mobile integration for citizen science, the need for better data, and how NECi aims to ...


    By NECi Superior Enzymes

  • Computrac Upgrades Moisture Testing at Leading Lubricant Test Lab

    Engineered Lubricants is one of the most advanced lubricant testing facilities in the United States. They specialize in lubricant design, quality control and investigative lubricant analysis. Their knowledge and expertise of lubricants and machinery lubrication are instrumental in helping customers maintain equipment, optimize performance and reduce overall maintenance costs. ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Small but nice: New IQ SENSOR NET for 2-4 sensors

    Up to 4 sensors, up to 20 parameters The new controller is available as a 2- (DIQ/S 282) or 4-channel (DIQ/S 284) version. Besides the reagent free measurement of COD, all other common parameters can be measured. By the combination of multi-parameter sensors, up to 20 different values can be recorded and displayed. So everything is ready to monitor and control your small- or ...


    By WTW - a xylem brand

  • Spectrophotometer photoLab® 7000: Improvements for optical reagent-free measurement, more languages

    For the spectrophotometers photoLab® 7100 VIS and photoLab® 7600 UV-VIS as well as the former models a new Software-Update Version V2.28 / 2.30 / 2.23 is available for download. It contains many useful enhancements for an even better operation. For optical reagent-free measurement OptRF with photoLab® 7600 UV-VIS an optimized handling has been implemented: From ...


    By WTW - a xylem brand

  • HORIBA Medical welcomes the latest member of the new Yumizen H500 family

    As a result of a growing research and development program, HORIBA Medical has recently developed two new products that aim to better meet the needs of today's clinical laboratories :  The Yumizen H500 OT ‘Open Tube’ with flexible sampling to accommodate all sample types, particularly for rapid screening in critical care, emergency care and pediatric clinics.  The new ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • Successful Reactions Start with Computrac

    Join us November 17-19 in New York, NY at the Chem Show, booth 718, and see why our instruments are considered the leaders in moisture, solids and ash analysis. If you make a living on chemical reactions, you know that accurate moisture, solids and ash content control is critical to a successful reaction. Our Computrac® line of instruments can provide ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Dako, an Agilent Technologies Company, Announces FDA Approval of New Test for Lung Cancer Patients

    Dako, an Agilent Technologies company and a worldwide provider of cancer diagnostics, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a new test that can identify PD-L1 expression levels on the surface of non-small cell lung cancer tumor cells and provide information on the survival benefit with OPDIVO® (nivolumab) for patients with non-squamous NSCLC. Dako ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • Hach Dr2800 water testing spectrophotometer now obsolete.

    With the launch of the new Hach DR1900 portable spectrophotometer Hach have discontinued their popular Dr2800 spectrophotometer. We have created this blog to answer a few of our customers common questions about this change and the way forward for customers upgrading or servicing their units. I ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • Enzymatic Analyses in Clinical Chemistry with SPECORD PLUS

    Due to their specificity related to action and substance, enzymes enable a multitude of simultaneous metabolic processes in the human body. Therefore, enzymatic methods are of great importance in routine clinical chemistry analysis. The analysis with the aid of enzymes can be completed quickly and without extensive sample preparation. It is run under physiological conditions and the ...


    By Analytik Jena AG

  • Lab Innovations is the only dedicated laboratory exhibition in the UK.

    Camlab will be exhibiting again this year at the 2014 Lab Innovations show at the NEC from 5-6th November. Lab Innovations provides a forum for laboratory buyers and laboratory suppliers to meet and do business. Now in its third year, the event has established itself as THE industry event for visitors to see the latest technology providing cost-cutting solutions, increasing productivity and ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • The eXact iDip Photometer – use your smart device to monitor your pool water!

    The eXact iDip photometer allows users to record pool water tests on their smartphone or tablet, giving traceability in addition to fast results. Now the eXact iDip has also been named as one of the top 100 most innovative technologies of 2014 by R&D magazine The iDip works in the same principle as other eXact products – by having reagents embedded onto testing strips less is required ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • NECi at NEMC 2014

    The Nitrate Elimination Company, Inc. (NECi), will be attending the National Environmental Monitoring Conference to be held at The Hyatt Regency in Washington, DC August 4th-8th.   NECi will be presenting nitrate analysis by nitrate reductase during the Environmental Measurement Symposiom Technology Showcase on Tuesday, August 5th from 5:00pm-7:30pm.  Visit the NECi table to learn more ...


    By NECi Superior Enzymes

  • Dako, an Agilent Technologies Company, and U.S.-based Merck & Co. to Collaborate on Companion Diagnostic Test for Analysis of Tumor PD-L1 Levels

    Dako, an Agilent Technologies company and a worldwide provider of cancer diagnostics, today announced a collaboration with Merck & Co., Inc. (known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, through an affiliate) to develop a companion diagnostic test for the analysis of the potential tumor biomarker PD-L1 to aid in the treatment of cancer. The companion diagnostic test coming out of this ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • Dako, an Agilent Technologies Company, Launches Two Ready-to-Use Antibodies for Cancer Diagnosis

    Dako, an Agilent Technologies company and worldwide provider of cancer diagnostic solutions, today announced the addition of two new antibodies, Anti-CK 8/18 and Anti-TdT, to the Dako portfolio of high-quality reagents, instruments and software. Anti-CK 8/18 is the first rabbit monoclonal antibody cocktail for cytokeratin 8/18 (CK 8/18) available from a major pathology provider. It is used by ...

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