The Thermo Scientific Tundra Cryo-TEM uses artificial intelligence (AI), guided automation and loader technology to simplify use, extending cryo-EM to researchers of any experience level.
The Thermo Scientific Axia ChemiSEM is a floor-model scanning electron microscope (SEM) designed to bring speed and simplicity to materials micro-structural analysis and defect discovery.
Now running on Microsoft Windows 10, Thermo Scientific Chromeleon 7 Process Analyzer (Chromeleon 7 PA) software is designed to optimise industrial process monitoring.
The modular, closed cell therapy processing system enables scalable cell therapy development and manufacturing. The system facilitates workflows from research through to GMP clinical development and commercial manufacturing.
By using the Thermo Scientific Tox Explorer Collection, clinical research, forensic and anti-doping toxicology, laboratories can easily and rapidly optimise their liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) methods for targeted screening and quantification.
The instrument allows materials scientists to discover and design new materials and analyse their structures and properties. Ease of use and advanced automation capabilities enable users with limited experience to obtain expert-level results.
The Thermo Scientific Apreo 2 scanning electron microscope (SEM) offers easy-to-obtain nanometre-scale information at a range of working distances and operating conditions.
Built for a wide range of uses, from metals and battery characterisation to structural biology, the instrument is suitable for labs that conduct both materials and life science research.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced a highly automated, real-time PCR solution designed to analyse up to 6000 samples in a single day to meet increasing global demand for COVID-19 testing.
The Thermo Scientific RadEye PRD4/PRD-ER4 can detect harmful levels of radiation, providing first responders, CBRNE responders and military personnel with the ability to quickly make informed decisions regarding safety at the scene of operation.
Grant Instruments air flow cleaners can be used to provide work environments with added protection.
The Thermo Scientific Gemini Analyzer, now with LowDoseID, specifically addresses the rising trend of low-concentration amounts of illicit substances.
The Thermo Scientific Krios Rx is a high-end cryo-transmission electron microscope (cryo-TEM) designed specifically for ease of use and enhanced automation.
The Thermo Scientific Orbitrap Exploris 120 mass spectrometer was designed specifically for laboratories to safeguard their current assays and enhance their provision of high-throughput and differentiated services.
Thermo Fisher Scientific's latest high-resolution mass spectrometer (MS) is designed to give proteomics, metabolomics, biopharmaceutical characterisation and small-molecule scientists the analytical performance required for research and high-throughput analysis.
The Thermo Scientific Helios 5 Laser PFIB system is an advanced focused ion beam scanning electron microscope (FIB-SEM) with a fully integrated femtosecond laser that quickly characterises millimetre-scale volumes of material in 3D with nanometre resolution.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has optimised its Ion AmpliSeq SARS-CoV-2 Research Panel, previously designed to run on the Ion GeneStudio S5 System, for the Ion Torrent Genexus System. The panel is useful for laboratories that intend to sequence SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus samples.
Clinical laboratories can now access a complete system developed to enable simultaneous testing of cyclosporine A, everolimus, sirolimus and tacrolimus from a single whole blood sample aspiration using gold standard liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) technology.
The Thermo Scientific iCAP PRO Series ICP-OES platform is designed to provide a fast, sensitive range of trace element analysis solutions capable of capturing the complete spectrum of high matrix samples in a single run.
In an effort to combat the recent coronavirus outbreak, Thermo Fisher Scientific designed and developed the Thermo Scientific AcroMetrix Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) RNA Control as a synthetic RNA, non-infectious control to help labs validate and monitor COVID-19 molecular diagnostic tests.
The Thermo Scientific MIC-6 Multi-Instrument Calibrator is designed to save time and improve accuracy of daily calibrations and drift assessments with electronic data capture for leak detection and repair (LDAR) compliance.
The PCR assay workflow includes enrichment media, ready-to-use PCR reagents and protocols, and instrumentation for sample preparation and PCR, as well as easy-to-use software for instant result interpretation.
Laboratory scientists and IT experts in industrial, chemical and pharmaceutical fields are expected to benefit from improved productivity and reduced system administration costs with enterprise chromatography data system (CDS) software that can leverage cloud technology to standardise systems for increased connectivity, flexibility and security.
Pharmaceutical, food and industrial laboratories can optimise their routine testing and quality control (QC) workflows with the Thermo Scientific Vanquish Core HPLC System, designed to deliver instrument uptime and precision for any operator regardless of experience.
The Ion Torrent CarrierSeq ECS Kit for the Ion GeneStudio S5 System consolidates a multiplatform approach to expanded carrier screening (ECS) into a single solution.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has released the Thermo Scientific NanoDrop QC Software for the Thermo Scientific NanoDrop OneC
Forensic scientists now have access to the Applied Biosystems SeqStudio Genetic Analyzer for Human Identification — an easy-to-use capillary electrophoresis (CE) platform that is designed to obtain gold-standard quality STR-based DNA profiles without compromising performance.
The Thermo Scientific Aquilos 2 Cryo-FIB DualBeam system is dedicated to the preparation of thin, electron-transparent samples from biological specimens.
Thermo Fisher Scientific's Ion Torrent Genexus System is a fully integrated, next-generation sequencing (NGS) platform featuring an automated specimen-to-report workflow that delivers results in a single day, enabling a future in which local hospitals can adopt NGS testing.
The Thermo Scientific Anionic Pesticides Explorer is a high-throughput, sample-to-result, IC-MS/MS-based analytical workflow for the multi-residue detection, identification and quantification of anionic pesticides at low concentrations in complex food matrices.
Gibco BenchStable Media can be stored anywhere with other temperature-stable solutions, reducing the need for cold storage and thus saving energy.
The Thermo Scientific Acrometrix BCR-ABL Panel is a molecular quality control panel, intended for use as an external control panel for analytical validation of BCR-ABL test methods.
Pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturers can now verify the identity of ionic salts in the warehouse in a matter of seconds with the Thermo Scientific IonicX portable X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyser.
The Thermo Scientific DXR3 family of Raman spectrometers and microscopes featurea advanced imaging and workflow capabilities to provide users with Raman analysis at the speed they need.
The Thermo Scientific Sensititre ARIS HiQ AST System is a benchtop automated reading and incubation system for antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST).
Thermo Scientific Avizo2D is an AI-powered automated imaging and analysis software designed to help materials and life science researchers acquire fast statistics from their electron microscopy (EM) images without extensive image processing expertise.
The Thermo Scientific ColorSEM technology includes integrated elemental analysis with colour imaging, enabling scientists, engineers and researchers to instantly view and analyse meaningful elemental content that is differentiated by colour directly from a scanning electron microscope (SEM).
The Thermo Scientific Phenom ParticleX is a versatile and intuitive desktop scanning electron microscope (SEM) that is designed to provide automotive suppliers and additive manufacturing companies with fast quality control analyses of materials used in development and production.
Featuring an ergonomically enhanced, novel industrial design complemented by a wide range of rotors, the Thermo Scientific General Purpose Pro Centrifuge Series has been developed to deliver a safe and regulatory-compliant benchtop separation solution to meet an array of application needs.
CELLINK has announced the BIO X6 — a six-printhead bioprinting platform that enables users to combine several materials, cells and tools.
For petrochemical plants, fabricators, scrap recyclers and quality control departments seeking to measure low concentrations of carbon in metal, the lightweight Thermo Scientific Niton Apollo features laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) for speed, precision and mobility.
Thermo Fisher Scientific's SmartPlate is a robust, easy-to-handle, sustainable plate design for prepared culture media products, designed to support the latest automated and manual methods for the analysis of microbiological samples.
The Thermo Scientific Spectra scanning/transmission electron microscope (S/TEM) delivers atomic-scale imaging and analysis in one easy-to-use tool.
The Thermo Scientific Helios 5 DualBeam microscope allows users of all experience levels to generate high-quality results and is capable of unattended, fully automated, in situ preparation of location-specific ultrathin samples for a wide range of materials.
Researchers can now apply a range of ion beam species within one focused ion beam (FIB) scanning electron microscopy (SEM) instrument with the Thermo Scientific Helios Hydra DualBeam system.
The Thermo Scientific HAAKE Viscotester 3 incorporates features for ease of use, including an updated design, settings that can be adjusted for individual users and a display with built-in user guidance.
For biological researchers requiring high-quality images from their samples, the easy-to-use Invitrogen iBright 1500 imaging platform features a powerful camera and other imaging capabilities to accelerate and streamline analysis.
Thermo Scientific's Orbitrap Exploris 480 is a compact benchtop mass spectrometer that unlocks the power of an advanced differential ion mobility interface option and internal standard-triggered methods, to deliver high levels of performance in high-throughput laboratory environments.
The Thermo Scientific Orbitrap Eclipse Tribrid mass spectrometer is suitable not only for native omics and translational research, but also for the structural and biopharmaceutical analysis of intact proteins and their complexes.
The Thermo Scientific HAAKE MARS iQ Rheometer was specifically designed to meet the needs of QC labs, with built-in features that assist users to deliver correct results.
The Thermo Scientific Orion 7070iX TRO Analyzer has been designed to address the needs of the wastewater industry, which calls for a robust, dependable instrument capable of measuring low ppb chlorine concentrations in effluent and treated wastewater in line with stringent regulatory requirements.
The GIBCO CTS LV-MAX Lentiviral Production System, from Thermo Fisher Scientific, is a complete lentivirus production solution designed to produce high-titre lentiviral vectors.
Applied Biosystems PureQuant Assays, from Thermo Fisher Scientific, are a family of assays that identify and quantify specific immune cell types in a mixed population of cells.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched the Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 6 and 7 Pro Real-Time PCR Systems. Capabilities of the smart qPCR instruments include facial authentication, hands-free operation with voice-activated commands, radio-frequency identification (RFID)-enabled plate scanning, and quick access to service and support with a single touch.
Designed with sample safety at their core, the Thermo Scientific STP -80°C ULT freezers provide temperature stability and uniformity throughout the internal chamber, preserving valuable samples for peace of mind.
The Thermo Scientific TriPlus 500 Gas Chromatography Headspace Autosampler is a static headspace sampling system that is expected to provide high productivity and fast analysis for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) across all sample types.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has developed a workflow to address the complexity faced by scientists testing food and animal feeds for low levels of dioxins and 'dioxin-like' polychlorinated biphenyls (dl-PCBs).
The Thermo Scientific Nicolet Summit FTIR spectrometer is designed to deliver reproducible data for quality control (QC), quality assurance (QA) and teaching laboratories.
Thermo Scientific Dosimetry Services are designed to enable facility operators to monitor and track individual employee-accumulated radiation dose.
The Thermo Scientific Nicolet iS20 FTIR spectrometer enables analytical scientists to experience advanced performance and data analysis.
Thermo Scientific Mass Frontier 8.0 software enables analysts to rapidly deconvolute and search information-rich, MSn mass spectrometric data produced during the identification and structural characterisation of small-molecule unknown compounds and their fragments.
The Thermo Fisher Scientific SpeedVac vacuum concentrators offer a library of pre-programmed protocols, while also allowing users to create custom programs, for fast evaporation of a broad range of solvents.
Thermo Fisher Scientific designed the Thermo Scientific ISQ EM single quadrupole mass spectrometer for high performance and productivity standards in laboratories. With a mass range of 10–2000 m/z, the system offers the power to detect and quantify small and large molecules.
The Thermo Scientific VetDrugs Explorer Collection is a single-provider LC-MS/MS-based solution that enables the quantitation required to meet current regulatory standards of more than 160 veterinary drugs in analytically challenging sample matrices.
When integrated with a high-resolution mass spectrometer, the Thermo Scientific FAIMS Pro interface is designed to increase the breadth and depth of proteins scientists can identify while reducing time-consuming sample preparation steps.
The Thermo Scientific Lumis electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) detector for electron microscopy is designed to help scientists, researchers and engineers quickly identify materials and understand how the structure of a material affects its properties.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched its Invitrogen TaqMan and SYBR Green Fast Advanced Cells-to-CT Kits. Users will experience a fast reverse transcriptase reaction and have access to a qPCR master mix system fully optimised to improve sensitivity to detect rare transcripts.
The Thermo Scientific ConservatIR FTIR external reflection accessory lets users analyse objects that do not fit inside the sample compartment of Thermo Scientific benchtop Nicolet FTIR spectrometers.
Updated with capabilities in high-resolution accurate mass (HRAM) GC-MS, the Thermo Scientific Orbitrap GC-MS systems are suitable for metabolomics, food safety, environmental, pharma and toxicology applications.
To reduce energy consumption, Thermo Fisher Scientific's ultralow-temperature freezers incorporate features such as V-drive technology that continually detects and adapts to user patterns to provide temperature uniformity throughout, fast door opening recovery and lower heat emissions to reduce HVAC costs.
The Thermo Scientific TSX505 Series lab-grade undercounter refrigerators are designed to minimise energy usage and noise while maintaining high levels of performance and maximising storage capacity.
The lid-lock design of the Thermo Scientific Samco Clicktainer vials makes them suitable for the secure transport of valuable and often hazardous clinical, research and forensic samples.
Fully automated, the Thermo Scientific CW3 Cell Washer has been engineered to combine the benefits of efficient performance with user-friendly design and safe operation.
Developed for use in conjunction with the Bluetooth-enabled Thermo Scientific E1-ClipTip electronic pipettes, My Pipette Creator is a cloud-based application designed to enable efficient, centralised programming of connected pipettes.
The Thermo Scientific iCAP TQ ICP-MS is an easy-to-use system developed to support ultralow detection limits, and it offers a interference removal capabilities designed to overcome interferences common in challenging matrices. It is also designed to provide reproducible data for a range of applications.
The Thermo Scientific FlashSmart
Elemental Analyzer enables researchers working in quantification of carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, sulfur and oxygen (CHNS/O) to simplify their workflows by using a single automated analyser for their daily elemental analyses.
For researchers seeking to streamline their sample storage processes, Thermo Fisher Scientific and Hamilton Storage have partnered to offer the fully automated Thermo Scientific Decapper 500 and 550 series tube capping systems.
Featuring a two-in-one hybrid rotor with interchangeable fixed-angle and swinging buckets, the Thermo Scientific Medifuge benchtop centrifuge provides application-specific flexibility.
The 16 x 500 mL capacity Thermo Scientific Sorvall BP 8 and 16 blood banking centrifuges are designed to maximise productivity for blood processing centres by offering an increased capacity that is said to exceed legacy systems by 33% while maintaining previously validated protocols.
The TSX Series high-performance refrigerators and freezers are powered by V-Drive technology, designed to deliver improved performance and significant energy savings.
The Thermo Scientific SMART Digest Immunoaffinity (IA) Kit combines immunocapture and the digestion process in a single well.
Thermo Scientific Heratherm refrigerated incubators provide a consistent temperature environment for incubation applications from 5–70°C, with enhanced accuracy in the range of 15–25°C.
The Thermo Scientific KingFisher Presto sample purification system automates the isolation of target nucleic acids and proteins for biopharma, biotech and research projects in high-throughput laboratories.
Thermo Fisher Scientific's high-capacity cell culture system is designed to provide efficient and economical large-scale production of cells by increasing productivity within the same manufacturing space.
The Thermo Scientific EA IsoLink IRMS system features technical advancements designed to allow scientists to expand their sample analysis processes.
The Thermo Scientific Vanquish Flex Binary UHPLC system adds a binary solvent delivery option in the 1000 bar (15,000 psi) performance range. Built for high-speed, fast-gradient applications, the system is suitable for laboratories performing qualitative and quantitative LC or LC-MS analysis that need to increase sample throughput.
The Thermo Scientific Delta Ray Isotope Ratio Infrared Spectrometer (IRIS) with URI Connect extends the continuous measurement of isotope ratios and concentrations of CO2
in air to discrete samples, such as headspace analysis or direct injection of small amounts of CO2
The Thermo Scientific NanoDrop One and NanoDrop OneC UV-Vis microvolume spectrophotometers are designed to help life science researchers gain a more complete understanding of sample quality and avoid delays due to troubleshooting and repeating experiments.
The Thermo Scientific MSIA Strepdavidin EVO microcolumns have been designed to bring the novel mass spectrometric immunoassay (MSIA) affinity purification technology to Tecan's Freedom EVO series of robotic platforms that are equipped with a 96-multichannel arm (MCA96). When combined with the platform, the microcolumns enable fast and accurate isolation of target analytes from complex biological matrices.
Scientists engaged in climate research, biochemistry, forensics and oil/gas exploration can now analyse the isotopic anatomy of volatile molecules using the Thermo Scientific 253 Ultra High Resolution Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometer (HR-IRMS).
The Thermo Scientific Orion 3106 COD analyser combines a digestion step with colorimetric analysis to measure the concentration of organic compounds that can affect water quality.
The Thermo Scientific SMART Digest protein digestion kit is designed to reduce preparation times and associated errors, facilitating fast analytical results for biopharmaceutical and protein research applications.
The Thermo Scientific ProSwift C4 RP-5H column, for LC-MS analysis, uses a capillary design to offer labs with limited samples and complex mixtures a fast and high-resolution solution for the identification of protein samples.
The Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 3 and QuantStudio 5 Real-Time PCR systems are designed to enable multi-institutional work across geographically dispersed teams. Designed for low- to mid-throughput laboratories conducting real-time PCR experiments, the systems connect to the Thermo Fisher Cloud computing platform.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has released its CE-IVD Oncomine Solid Tumour Fusion Transcript kit for next-generation sequencing (NGS), designed to aid clinical decision-making and enable multiplexed sequencing of formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tumour samples.
SampleManager 11 puts decision-making power in the hands of users who can make logical choices about workflow, instrument integration and data reporting for management metrics or regulatory requirements.
Thermo Scientific MAbPac HIC-20 and MAbPac HIC-Butyl columns join the company's line of columns for monoclonal antibody analysis, responding to demand for additional selectivity options for characterising mAb oxidation variants, intact mAbs, mAb aggregates or fragments and antibody drug conjugates (ADCs).
The Thermo Scientific mySPIN mini centrifuges are designed for protocols requiring quick spin downs, micro-filter cell separations and HPLC samples, as well as applications with a high RCF requirement.
The Thermo Scientific Q Exactive Focus LC-MS/MS is designed to make the qualitative and quantitative power of Orbitrap-based instruments available to users who use quadrupole time-of-flight (Q-TOF) mass spectrometry or other technologies. Besides comparable quantitative data for frequently detected compounds, it provides a complementary screen of many other compounds from the same injection.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced the Ion PGM Dx System, developed using Ion Torrent next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology. The product enables clinical laboratories to more easily develop and implement next-generation sequencing diagnostic assays.
Translational researchers who previously could not obtain global gene expression profiles from biobank samples due to limited amounts of tissue now have access to a wealth of valuable RNA data with the launch of the Ion AmpliSeq Transcriptome Solution for the Ion Proton System.
Thermo Scientific provides an ergonomic, low-profile, digital-display hotplate stirrer equipped with a PT1000 sensor for precise and real-time temperature measurement for sensitive experimental procedures.
Thermo Scientific's Nunclon Sphera is a polymer-coated surface with very low-binding characteristics that is designed to allow many different cell types to grow in suspension consistently with virtually no cell attachment.
The Thermo Scientific ClipTip pipetting system features innovative interlocking technology that lets the user feel the tips lock firmly in place with just a light touch.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced its variable speed tube mixer. The product's small footprint, flexible design and simple display are said to help increase flexibility and effectiveness.
Designed for performance and optimised for comfort, the Thermo Scientific HM525NX Cryostat is a routine cryostat with intuitive software and touchscreen for simple, efficient operation.
The Thermo Scientific SureTect Real-Time PCR System combines speed and performance in an easy-to-use, compact platform. The system is designed to quickly and accurately detect chosen target microorganisms in a broad range of food matrices and samples from food manufacturing environments.
The DuPont Nutrition and Health - Diagnostics BAX System Real-Time PCR Assay for Listeria monocytogenes
kit is now available. The assay is claimed to combine shorter, simpler, sample preparation and faster real-time processing than the company's previous assays for L. monocytogenes
without sacrificing accuracy or reliability.
Newlab Engineering Card Processing Automation (CPA) technology is designed to prepare DNA samples for human identification in forensic, paternity and research laboratories.
The Thermo Scientific Vanquish UHPLC looks different from standard UHPLC systems. The monolithic case contains an instrument that combines the ruggedness of an integrated system with the flexibility and serviceability of a modular system.
The Thermo Scientific CellInsight CX5 high-content screening (HCS) platform, a quantitative imaging and analysis platform powered by Thermo Scientific HCS Studio 2.0 Cell Analysis Software, is said to advance technologies and options for single cell analysis across the company's high-content analysis portfolio.
The Thermo Scientific TSQ 8000 Evo triple quadrupole GC-MS improves on the features of its predecessor, the TSQ 8000, with EvoCell technology which triples selected reaction monitoring (SRM) transition rates without compromising sensitivity.
The Thermo Scientific Q Exactive HF instrument is the latest in a range of liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) systems. To create the system, the company added an ultrahigh-field Orbitrap mass analyser to the Q Exactive Plus LC-MS platform.
Thermo Scientific SOLAµ solid-phase extraction (SPE) micro elution plates are designed to deliver robust, reproducible processing at elution volumes as low as 25 µL.
The Thermo Scientific Miniflex peristaltic pump delivers an expanded flow range of up to 370 mL per minute, allowing researchers to effectively dispense low- and high-volume fluids with high repeatability and accuracy.
The Thermo Scientific Virtuoso Vial Identification System ensures sample identity and sample security by providing a fast, accurate, detailed and reproducible system for identifying customised sample information directly onto a vial.
Thermo Fisher Scientific announces the HPLC and UHPLC column, Thermo Scientific GlycanPac AXR-1 column, for glycan analysis. The column offers high-resolution separations based on charge, isomerism and size.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has released its online automation system configuration tool, the Thermo Scientific iAutomate. As a self-serve, free-to-use tool, the product is designed to reduce the time associated with configuring and trialling an automation set-up.
The Thermo Scientific Momentum 3.3 automation scheduling software offers features to facilitate set-up and streamline workflows. Designed to save valuable time, the software incorporates graphical system layout and an instrument integration suite within the runtime environment.
Scientists using gas chromatography (GC) can enjoy a variety of options with the Thermo Scientific Trace 1300 Series GC system, designed to conserve helium, permit use of multiple detectors simultaneously, automate sampling gas workflows and perform flame photometric detection.
The Thermo Scientific Delta Ray Isotope Ratio Infrared Spectrometer is an analyser for the continuous measurement of isotope ratio values from CO2
in ambient air. The ability to transport the system into the field can enable scientists to continuously collect data 24 hours a day.
Pharmaceutical manufacturers and regulatory agencies around the world can use the Thermo Scientific TruScan GP handheld Raman analyser to identify raw materials and confirm the authenticity of finished products. The product offers pharmaceutical identification capabilities for pharmaceutical manufacturers in emerging markets.
With the extended mass range (EMR) option for the Thermo Scientific Exactive Plus LC-MS, proteomics scientists have a tool for challenging high-resolution accurate mass (HRAM) intact protein analysis such as investigating the structure, topology and architecture of targets.
The Thermo Scientific TSQ Quantiva triple-stage quadrupole LC-MS system is designed to transform quantitation experiments with high sensitivity, productivity, precision and usability.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is introducing the second generation of its benchtop hybrid HRAM instrument, the Thermo Scientific Q Exactive Plus LC-MS, to increase performance for applications such as bottom-up proteomics, lipidomics and high-confidence DMPK qual/quan screening studies.
The Thermo Scientific Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid LC-MS system enables users to quickly and positively identify large numbers of low-abundance proteins. Its architecture enables simultaneous precursor isolation, fragmentation and data acquisition in both the Orbitrap and linear ion trap mass analysers.
Thermo Scientific MAbPac Protein A column is an HPLC column for high-performance monoclonal antibody titre analysis. The product is specially designed for higher sensitivity and accurate concentration analysis over a wide linear range to minimise the need to re-analyse samples.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched its online automation system configuration tool iAutomate. As a self-serve, free-to-use tool, it is designed to reduce the time associated with configuring and trialling an automation set-up.
The Thermo Scientific SureStop 9 mm Vial is designed as part of the Advanced Vial Closure System (AVCS). It removes any subjectivity around achieving the optimal compression of the septum when sealing a chromatography vial.
The Thermo Scientific CarboPac PA10 (0.4 x 50 mm) Capillary Column is optimised for the high-sensitivity determination of amino, neutral and acidic monosaccharides found in carbohydrate moieties of mammalian glycoproteins.
The Thermo Scientific Dionex IonPac AS18-4µm column is used for the fast analysis of inorganic anions in environmental matrices.
The Thermo Scientific Dionex UltiMate 3000 Biocompatible Rapid Separation (BioRS) system is designed to bring highly flexible UHPLC separation capabilities to a wide range of biopharmaceutical research and QA/QC analyses.
The Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10 is a fully automated incubator and storage module for high-capacity cell growth and assay incubation. Designed to fit into busy cell biology or screening laboratories, it offers good environmental control and can be seamlessly integrated with existing automated assay hardware.
The Thermo Scientific VALet is a benchtop robot enabling simple, configurable laboratory automation. Adaptable to user demands, the product has been designed to allow multiple hotel positioning for customisable, high-density microplate movement and storage.
The Thermo Scientific Acclaim SEC-300 and SEC-1000 size exclusion HPLC columns are designed for the high-resolution separation of water-soluble polymers and oligomers.
The Thermo Scientific Cool Cut Clamp is a peltier-cooled specimen clamp which maintains paraffin blocks at suitable temperatures for sectioning for a prolonged period.
The EQuan MAX Plus is a turnkey, automated LC-MS system for water and beverage analysis, designed to allow immediate user productivity and reduce human error by automating manual procedures.
The Thermo Scientific Hormones Application Kit is a complete package designed to simplify the detection and analysis of hormone contaminants in groundwater and drinking water samples, using liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS).
The RainDance Targeted Sequencing System enables users to apply the familiar gold-standard PCR technique at higher throughput using any next-generation sequencer. The complete targeted sequencing system includes automated instrumentation, a sophisticated primer design pipeline and high-quality consumables and reagents.
Thermo Scientific MaxQ shakers deliver good performance and around-the-clock operation. The shakers are suitable for a variety of sample preparation applications, from growing cultures for protein expression to staining gels for visualisation and much more.
The Thermo Scientific National Target DP 9 mm C5000 series vial closure system for 12 x 32 mm vials is designed to virtually eliminate septa push-through while enhancing productivity and flexibility.
The RainDrop Digital PCR System from RainDance is an absolute method for DNA quantification. Template DNA is diluted to single molecule occupancy per reaction. Using millions of droplets as reaction chambers and end-point amplification, positive PCR reactions are counted as a direct measurement of the number of DNA molecules originally present.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced a data-independent acquisition (DIA) proteomics capability for the Thermo Scientific Q Exactive high-performance quadrupole-Orbitrap LC-MS/MS. The feature allows the mass spectrometer to collect MS/MS spectra on virtually all ions in a sample.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced an effective method for the determination of succinic, glutaric and adipic acids in solutions of mixed dibasic acids generated during cyclohexane oxidation.
The Direct PCR approach delivers convenience for DNA amplification by allowing PCR to be performed directly on unpurified samples. Eliminating the DNA purification step allows significant savings in both time and cost.
The Thermo Scientific PikoReal Real-Time PCR System provides good qPCR performance, with both 24- and 96-well instruments offering five optical detection channels and multiple intuitive software modules.
The Eppendorf Mastercycler nexus is reliable, easy to use and it sends you an email when it’s done. The unit has low energy consumption, easy expansion to three units and a small footprint.
The Thermo Scientific Exactive Plus system is a benchtop LC-MS system for high-throughput screening, identification and quantification of compounds in complex matrices.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has united with Honeywell Safety Products, a manufacturer of safety equipment that includes eye, face and welding protection, hand and hearing protection as well as fall and respiratory protection.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced Maybridge Chiral Resolution Screening and Purification Kits to give organic chemists simple and rapid access to optically pure chiral compounds from their racemic mixtures.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced a range of Fisher Chemical UHPLC Gradient Grade Solvents that minimise baseline noise and reduce pump blockages, even at high pressures.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced three ultrapure Fisher Chemical Optima Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS) grade reagents that modify the mobile phase to minimise background noise and enhance MS detection.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched the Thermo Scientific Titan3 and Target2 ranges of single-use syringe filters for sample preparation. These more robust syringe filters enhance sample preparation workflow by accommodating greater burst pressures and providing good flow-through characteristics.
The Thermo Scientific Universal Latch Rack can be used with 2 and 5 mL Thermo Scientific Nunc Cryobank tubes as well as most Thermo Scientific Nunc and Nalgene cryogenic tubes. The rack enables ergonomic tube storage and incorporates a flexible lid, which can pivot or be lifted off, making it suitable for handheld pipetting as well as automated dispensing via robotic picking and placing.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has released the 2012-2013 Thermo Scientific Chromatography Columns and Consumables catalogue. The catalogue is organised into four core segments - sample preparation, vials and closures, gas chromatography and liquid chromatography - and combines the latest product innovations, including those added after the recent Dionex acquisition, into a single portfolio.
Thermo Scientific PikoReal Real-Time PCR Systems are available in 24- and 96-well formats and offer high performance in a small benchtop footprint.The systems are claimed to use half the power of typical real-time PCR instruments and consume less reagent, providing a cost-effective and environmentally friendly option for personal benchtop or field use.
The web-based Thermo Scientific Chromatography Resource Centre (CRC) provides application and method development information to help guide users through any HPLC and GC separation and sample preparation. The resource is available at www.thermoscientific.com/crc.
The STP 420ES Tissue Processor is suitable for high-throughput tissue processing. It enables faster turnaround times for same-day diagnosis and leaner workflows through operational flexibility.
The Thermo Scientific Fiberlite LEX centrifuge rotor series combines lower rotor mass for improved ergonomics performance and safety. The Fiberlite F10-4x1000 LEX and Fiberlite F12-6x500 LEX rotors are particularly light, providing RCF up to 16,880 and 24,515 xg respectively to maximise productivity. Suitable for use in biomedical and microbiological laboratories, the rotors provide multiple levels of protection against biological agents and infectious substances, enhancing biosafety, without compromising functionality.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has released an efficient, high-throughput platform for hit-picking of compounds for secondary screening. The solution, developed in collaboration with TTP LabTech for BioFocus, integrates the Thermo Scientific RapidStak microplate mover and the TTP LabTech mosquito X1 nanolitre pipettor to provide high-speed plate handling and precision, low-volume sampling from high-density formats.
The iCE 3300GF, the latest addition to the iCE 3000 Series range of atomic absorption (AA) spectrometers, is a compact spectrometer for dedicated graphite furnace analysis. It offers guaranteed deuterium background correction and automatic optical set-up, ensuring optimal sensitivity, reliability and accuracy of results.
The Thermo Scientific Nalgene Mr Frosty line of freezing containers now accommodates 3.6, 4.5 and 5.0 mL cryotubes. Designed for use with the complete range of Nunc and Nalgene cryogenic storage tubes, the Mr Frosty portfolio provides a flexible solution for any tube size. The freezing containers are safe, easy-to-use and enable simple cooling of samples at an optimal rate of -1°C per minute, effectively maintaining cell viability. Requiring only 100% isopropyl alcohol and a mechanical -70 to -80°C freezer, the containers are suitable for any laboratory requiring cost-effective and repeatable cryopreservation of cells.
Mass Frontier 7.0 is Thermo Fisher’s latest release of its small molecule structural elucidation software. The software simplifies the management, evaluation and interpretation of mass spectral data and can be used for metabolism, metabolomics, forensics, natural products, impurities and degradants research.
The Thermo Scientific Sorvall RC 12BP Plus centrifuge is a large-capacity, high-throughput, floor-standing centrifuge for blood banking and bioprocessing applications.
Thermo Scientific benchtop and microcentrifuges solutions can be used to accelerate the sample preparation process.
The Skalar BluVision discrete analyser is suitable for the automation of colorimetric applications. It is based on the company’s XYZ robotic platform. The analyser was developed to handle a variety of sample types and matrices.
Providing 29 cubic feet of capacity in a convenient upright configuration, the large-capacity Reach-in CO2 incubator lets users efficiently culture and store large volumes of patient or clinical samples, perform short-term growth studies and grow large-volume products requiring precise incubation
The Heraeus BB 15 Function Line CO2 incubator provides everything necessary for the good growth of cell tissues cultures.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched an integrated solution for the metals industry which combines the power of wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence (WDXRF) with optical emission spectrometry (OES). The solution optimises the Thermo Scientific ARL OPTIM’X WDXRF slag analyser in combination with the Thermo Scientific ARL 3460 Advantage OES metals analyser.
The Nicolet iS5 entry-level FT-IR spectrometer is powered by OMNIC software. The spectrometer is designed for users seeking no-compromise, affordable and compact FT-IR spectroscopy to assist in their product assurance testing, basic troubleshooting and chemistry teaching.
The Adhesive Flask Mat can be used as an alternative to flask clamps for securing odd-shaped objects such as bottles, volumetric flasks and test tube racks to a shaker platform.
The TraceGold TG-VRX GC column is suitable for analysis of volatile compounds in a variety of matrices, such as waste or drinking water.
The AquaTec water preservation cell can be used to protect samples from water-borne contaminants without the use of harsh chemicals.
The Sartorius Cubis modular balance series includes display and control units, weighing modules and draft shields, interface modules and accessories, so users can customise the balance to meet their specific requirements.
The Elga LabWater uses developments in purification cartridges to reliably produce Type II deionised water in house, obviating the need to purchase distilled bottled water.
Counter-Pen is a combination marker and digital counter designed for the lab and plant. Each time a black mark is made with the felt-tipped pen, it automatically sounds a beep, and the LCD displays the count. It is suitable for counting cell growths on petri dishes and inventory parts, and to tally samples received.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has made available intuitive gas chromatography (GC) column selection tools in its 2010-2011 Thermo Scientific Chromatography Columns and Consumables catalogue. The ‘GC Column Selection’ pages within the catalogue provide a number of tools to aid in selecting the most appropriate product from the Thermo Scientific Trace family of GC columns for either existing or regulated methods.
Thermo Scientific has released an 8-channel decapper for handheld capping and decapping of multiple tubes in a 96-well microplate footprint. With the ability to remove and replace screw caps with precision and ease, the time-consuming task of manually capping and decapping, as well as the risk of repetitive strain injury (RSI), are eliminated.
Thermo Scientific has released an 8-channel decapper for handheld capping and decapping of multiple tubes in a 96-well microplate footprint. With the ability to remove and replace screw caps with precision and ease, the time-consuming task of manually capping and decapping, as well as the risk of repetitive strain injury (RSI), are eliminated.
The Traceable infrared thermometer gun takes instant, <1 second temperature readings of any surface and its design permits one-handed point-and-shoot readings. Its laser-sighting beam permits aiming precisely at the target surface and it is suitable in food preparation, pharmaceuticals, electronics and safety inspection applications and for any liquid or solid.
The hydrophilic interaction liquid chromatography (HILIC) technique allows complementary selectivity to reversed phase. With the ability to retain highly polar and hydrophilic compounds, the Hypersil Gold HILIC column range has been developed to aid the analysis of compounds that are traditionally difficult to retain using conventional C18 columns.
The Thermo Fisher Scientific enclosed temperature buffered sensor is claimed to enable users to accurately monitor temperatures in freezers, water baths, incubators and refrigerators.
The Thermo Fisher Scientific display unit simultaneously displays time of day, temperature and humidity, and its internal sensors make it suitable for use in hoods, storerooms, cleanrooms, incubators and drying chambers.
The Traceable SpatulaBalance’s spatula scoops material and instantly displays weight. It is suitable for transferring and weighing crystals, granulated material, solids, liquids, precipitates and chemicals.
The TraceGold GC ultralow-bleed capillary columns can provide run-to-run as well as column-to-column reproducibility for consistent, reliable data in combination with extended column life.
The Union Biometrica BioSorter platform for shared equipment/core laboratories has been added to the COPAS large particle flow cytometers product line of four instruments, each dedicated to a specific size range.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced a new cold disinfection feature for laboratory equipment. The cold disinfection technology is now standard with the Thermo Scientific Microm HM550 Cryostat series. Technicians in pathology laboratories constantly work with live cells and their equipment is exposed to many infectious tissues, resulting in significant risk to users. Thermo Scientific cold disinfection instantly disinfects the entire cold cryo-chamber in just 3 minutes, reducing any risk to laboratory staff.
The 2010-2012 Thermo Scientific Chromatography Columns and Consumables catalogue offers 540 pages of innovative and proven chromatography tools, including many novel and unique additions. The catalogue makes the broadest collection of tools and techniques readily available to meet all needs, from sample preparation to separation and analysis.
Thermo Fisher Scientific and The Automation Partnership have jointly introduced the Capit-All IS Automated Capper/Decapper. This robust, high-throughput instrument can de-cap or re-cap an entire rack of samples in less than 10 s. Secure capping is ensured as each tube is individually sealed by its own separate clutch mechanism to the optimal torque, while all 96 caps are secured simultaneously for fast, quality capping. The incorporation of an automated drip tray and a vacuum extraction port reduce any risk of contamination.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced the new National Scientific Mass Spec Certified Vials, which are cleaned and tested as standard.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has released a full-featured LIMS that offers automated data management and is designed specifically for small to mid-sized laboratories. The recently released Thermo Scientific Watson LIMS offers enhanced functionality for large molecule bioanalysis in pharmaceutical and contract research organisation laboratories.
Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Genesys 10S Vis, Genesys 10S UV-Vis and BioMate 3S spectrophotometers have been designed to deliver high-quality data for both research and routine analysis. The models offer local instrument control with embedded software that is simple and straightforward for routine samples, yet also has functionality for more demanding analysis.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has published an application note to illustrate the capabilities of its iCAP 6200 ICP spectrometer for the analysis of toxic trace elements in children’s toys.
The PCB 3991/3501 series of MEMS shock accelerometers are suitable for miniature, high-amplitude, DC-response acceleration sensors, capable of measuring long duration transient motion and responding to and surviving extremely fast rise-times typical of high-g shock events. They are supplied in packaged and OEM configurations and are suitable for a variety of installation requirements.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has published an application note that illustrates the capabilities of dual-pressure, linear ion trap technology for the investigation of proteome dynamics.
The Thermo Scientific Cellomics Synaptogenesis High Content Screening (HCS) Reagent Kit has been added to the range of Cellomics HCS reagent kits. The kit enables simultaneous detection of neuronal population, neurite, pre-synaptic vesicle, post-synaptic puncta and synapse using a fixed end-point assay that is based on immunofluorescence detection in cells grown on standard high-density microplates.
The Thermo Fisher Scientific Integration Manager is a flexible data transformation tool for automated data acquisition and point-to-point data distribution across the enterprise.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced that its Nautilus LIMS (laboratory information management system) now delivers purpose-built functionality to meet the specific needs of the biobanking industry.
Union Biometrica COPAS large particle flow cytometers can be used to analyse, sort and dispense objects that are too large (20-1500 µm) or too delicate for traditional flow cytometers.
Biotage SNAP HP-SIL high-performance flash purification cartridges are claimed to provide greater compound purity and sample loading, increased compound recovery and reduced waste.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched two mass spectrometers: the LTQ Velos and LTQ Orbitrap.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has released an application note that demonstrates a fast and reliable UHPLC/MS method to effectively separate and identify pseudoephedrine, ephedrine, amphetamine, methamphetamine and 3,4-MDMA. The application note details UHPLC/MS methodology and instrumentation for high-throughput separation and identification of components in illicit drug samples using the Accela UHPLC system and MSQ Plus single quadrupole mass spectrometer.
Integrating a Corona ultra UHPLC detector with a Waters Acquity UPLC or Alliance HPLC system is easy due to the Empower 2 - Corona detector instrument control software driver. ESA Biosciences has announced that the driver for Waters’ chromatography control and data-analysis platform is available free of charge to new and existing users. The software driver comes standard with all new Corona detectors. The driver can also be used with ESA’s Corona CAD and Corona Plus detectors. Existing users can download a copy by visiting: http://www.esainc.com/services/software_downloads/empower_driver.
The TSQ Vantage LC-MS/MS system delivers high signal-to-noise performance, providing reliable reproducibility and precision in the quantitative analysis of small molecules, biomolecules and peptides.
The Cellomics ZebraTox v3.0 BioApplication software provides a solution that automates the imaging and quantitation of zebrafish (D rerio) embryos after a toxic insult allowing users to measure the gross effects of compounds in the organism.
The Thermo Scientific Exactive benchtop LC-MS system is designed for high-throughput and high-performance screening and compound identification applications. The system leverages the company’s Orbitrap mass-analyser technology to provide precise data analysis. It is fast and easy to use with workflow-driven software, making it suitable for new users in routine analytical laboratories.
The Corona ultra UHPLC system is fully stackable with high sensitivity and flexibility. It is suitable for pharmaceutical development, QA/QC, life science and analytical chemistry applications. The system’s charged aerosol detection technology lets users see any non-volatile analyte, even those without a chromophore. It delivers high-speed analysis in a rugged and stackable frame that requires no additional bench space.
The Thermo Scientific NanoDrop 1000 spectrophotometer is designed for human leukocyte antigen (HLA) typing laboratories dealing with donor tissue matching.
The Watson LIMS is a protocol-driven laboratory information management system designed to support bioanalytical studies in drug development. The system was developed with input from major pharmaceutical companies and offers an easy-to-use process with a high level of service
The MagnaRay wavelength dispersive spectrometer (WDS) automatically combines energy dispersive spectroscopy (EDS) results with WDS operations.
The LabServ Microcentrifuge (LBS7510) spins up to 2200 x g and holds 6 x 2 mL/1.5 mL tubes. It comes equipped with adapters for 0.5 mL tubes as well as an interchangeable rotor for 2 x 8-strip PCR tubes (0.2 mL).
Powered by microprocessor technology, the EcoTestr pH 1 and pH 2 range of pocket testers is designed for hassle-free pH measurements.
The Flash 4000 nitrogen/protein analyser is designed to offer an alternative to the Kjeldahl methodology for dedicated nitrogen and N/protein analysis.
The Remel RapID Staph Plus can be used for the biochemical identification of Staphylococcus species and related organisms isolated from human clinical specimens. This rapid and convenient manual identification system offers clinical laboratories of any size a valuable diagnostic tool for an important group of opportunistic pathogens, with results in only 4 hours.
ChromQuest 5.0 Chromatography Data System (CDS) software provides a new user interface, data acquisition, data processing and reporting for Thermo Scientific LC and GC instrumentation, including the Accela high-speed LC system and all of the configurations of the versatile TriPlus autosampler.
The Thermo Scientific Noran System 7 advanced EDS X-ray microanalysis system is equipped with a high throughput pulse processor, spectral imaging capability and a sophisticated software suite. Noran System 7 is claimed to be the fastest complete EDS X-ray microanalysis system available on the market. The system produces accurate and dependable results in just a few seconds, accelerating the microanalysis capabilities of modern electron microscopy laboratories.
The EasyTox 2.5 GC/MS platform is suitable for routine drugs of abuse analysis. Incorporating the ToxLab Forms 2.5 software, the platform has been designed to reduce costs, increase sample throughput and improve productivity in forensic and clinical laboratories performing analysis of urine for signs of drugs of abuse.
ESA Biosciences has developed a first stable, sensitive and robust analytical system that enables routine measurement of thiols, thioethers, disulfides and other sulfur-containing compounds.
The Thermo Scientific ITQ 700, ITQ 900 and ITQ 1100 ion trap mass spectrometers provide GC/MS platforms suitable for applications from research to routine analysers.
Biotage has released its 2008–09 Synthesis and Purification Catalogue. The 336-page catalogue includes a range of products for microwave synthesis, work-up, flash purification and evaporation.
Thermo Fisher Scientific's TSQ vantage LC-MS/MS increases sensitivity without increasing noise for better reproducibility, accuracy and precision in quantitative analysis.
The LabServ Gyrospin Centrifuge (LBS7520) spins up to 12,300 x g and is capable of spinning 12 x 2 mL or 1.5 mL tubes. Adapters for 0.5 mL tubes are included.
The Thermo Scientific DXR Raman microscope is designed to help non-specialist users achieve rapid sampling and analysis of particles, down to one-micron spatial resolution.
The Thermo Fisher Scientific Nicolet iN10 MX infrared imaging microscope enables analysts to quickly determine the identity and distribution of chemical species within complex structures and random mixtures on a microscopic scale.
ChromQuest 5.0 Chromatography Data System (CDS) software provides a new user interface, data acquisition, data processing and reporting for Thermo Scientific LC and GC instrumentation, including the Accela high-speed LC system and all of the configurations of the versatile TriPlus autosampler.
The Thermo Scientific Noran System 7 advanced EDS X-ray microanalysis system is equipped with a high throughput pulse processor, spectral imaging capability and a sophisticated software suite.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has unveiled its DXR SmartRaman spectrometer, the first Raman analyser designed specifically for quality control laboratory.
The GC IsoLink makes isotope ratio monitoring GC/MS (irm-GC/MS) as easy to perform as GC/MS. Scientists, laboratory managers and operators can now routinely use isotope analysis to unravel unique information about the history and origin of compounds separated by gas chromatography (GC).
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced the UniQuant XRF analysis package, now available on the EDXRF system — Thermo Scientific ARL Quant’X.
The Thermo Scientific HyperSep Retain polymeric solid phase extraction (SPE) range delivers high recovery levels and high reproducibility. The products provide sample preparation options for a wide range of applications and provide enhanced retention for a wide range of analyte types.
LabServ sterile centrifuge tubes have easy-to-read black graduations which are accurate to ±2% with a large white writing area.
The Protimeter Psyclone is a handheld thermo-hygrometer designed to measure relative humidity and temperature over a wide range of environments and applications such as: disaster handling; indoor air quality; HVAC efficiency monitoring; environmental monitoring.
The LabServ Serological pipettes use optically clear polystyrene and fit most brands of pipette controllers.
MetWorks 1.1.0 is an updated version of Thermo Fisher Scientific's metabolite identification software. The software facilitates automated acquisition, processing and reporting of LC/MSn data in support of biotransformation studies. MetWorks software is compatible with all Thermo Scientific mass spectrometers capable of performing MS/MS and MSn fragmentation. In addition, MetWorks allows high-resolution accurate mass data from the Thermo Scientific LTQ Orbitrap and LTQ FT instruments to be fully leveraged.
The ALPHA is the FT-IR spectrometer for your basic infrared analysis. It enables quick, easy and reliable FT-IR analysis.
Elga Medica pure water systems can provide direct feed to clinical chemistry and immunology analysers used in pathology laboratories. The single box solutions have been purpose-built to power total pure water requirements for clinical pathology laboratories. The units are designed to supply either a single analyser or the total laboratory water requirement by feeding multiple analysers including dispense taps.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced a line of silica-based TurboFlow columns designed exclusively for use with Thermo Scientific Transcend Systems. The columns provide scientists in clinical research and pharmaceutical analysis the capability to integrate online sample preparation with LC-MS analysis. The TurboFlow XL columns enable researchers to reduce sample preparation time and minimise ion suppression, while providing faster analysis and more confident data.
Bruker Optics has launched the Alpha FTIR spectrometer which features a small footprint, exchangeable sampling accessories and easy-to-use software.
The Thermo Fisher Scientific LTQ XL linear ion trap mass spectrometer is equipped with electron transfer dissociation (ETD).
Thermo Electron has announced that its series of x-ray fluorescence (XRF) and x-ray powder diffraction (XRD) spectrometers is suitable for a diverse range of environmental applications.
Designed for use with several Thermo UV/vis spectrophotometers, including the Spectronic BioMate 3, the Spectronic Genesys 10 Bio, and the Evolution 300, the nanoCell accessory offers sub-microlitre analysis capabilities for DNA and protein analysis in the life science laboratory. The nanoCell allows users to obtain the maximum amount of information from minute sample volumes. This is especially critical in laboratories performing assays for nucleic acids, RNA/DNA and protein concentrations that wish to limit the amount of sample used for analysis.
Robosep is claimed to be the first instrument to provide true 'walk-away' automation of magnetic cell separation. Using column-free technology to isolate cells by either positive or negative selection, Robosep can label and separate up to four samples (volume between 2.5 x 107 and 8 x 109 cells) at one time. Robosep is easily controlled by an integrated colour touch screen and provides its users with the convenience of using EasySep Reagents and disposable tips to eliminate cross contamination.
Thermo Electron Clinical Chemistry is offering the convenience of a 2 x 28 mL kit size for Amylase Infinity (TR25456), Bicarbonate Infinity (TR28356) and Uric Acid Infinity (TR24356) reagents.
Thermo Electron has launched an instrumentation package for the analysis of proteins, the Proteus protein analyser system. The system is based on Fourier transform infrared (FT-IR) technology and uses a Nicolet series FT-IR spectrometer to non-destructively scan protein samples for structural defect and impurity analysis as well as process quality monitoring.
Thermo Electron has expanded its software for its Finnigan TSQ Quantum series of triple quadrupole mass spectrometers with LCQUAN 2.5 data acquisition system.
Thermo Electron has achieved greater speed and efficiency in data archiving and plate planning with version 7.0 of Nautilus LIMS, the company's laboratory information management system for early stage discovery in biotechnology research and discovery.
The NanoDrop ND-3300 Fluorospectrometer enables accurate analyses of fluorescent samples across the wavelength range 400 to 900 nm, without filter changes. Excitation occurs from one of three LED sources: UV, blue or white. Light is emitted at a 90° angle and is then measured using a CCD detector.
The Thermo Electron LyoCheck solution is a rugged, easy-to-use package that provides a rapid method for the analysis of lyophilised (freeze-dried) materials using the Nicolet Antaris FT-NIR (Fourier transform near-infrared) analyser.
The ESA Biosciences Corona Charged Aerosol Detector for HPLC is claimed to offer all-in-one performance benefits that refractive index (RI), low wavelength (UV), evaporative light scattering (ELS) and chemiluminescence nitrogen (CLN) detector methods lack.
Thermo Electron has introduced its Proteomicsn suite of solutions, which covers a wide breadth of proteomics applications from top-down analysis to bottom-up sequencing and from high-throughput protein identification to automated protein quantification and biomarker discovery.
Thermo Electron has introduced the Nicolet 380, a routine analysis FT-IR spectrometer designed to identify, quantify and verify samples.
Thermo Electron has introduced its multi-elemental benchtop SphiNCX analyser for analysis of total sulfur, total nitrogen, total organic carbon and total organic halogens.
Thermo Electron has launched the HiPerTOC, a TOC benchtop analyser featuring four different oxidation techniques for improved versatility and productivity.
Thermo Electron Corporation has introduced the Nicolet Antaris IGS FT-IR gas analyser for multi-component gas analysis. The unit provides research-grade performance, speed and sensitivity in a package designed for industrial use.
The Hach HQ10 and HQ20 portable luminescent dissolved oxygen meters are suitable for the measurement of dissolved oxygen (DO) in the field, laboratory or water and wastewater treatment plant process.
The Finnigan LTQ FT mass spectrometer combines advanced ion trap and Fourier Transform ICR technologies making high resolution, accurate mass determinations and MSn available for high throughput analysis on a single instrument. Experiments claim to have shown that the structure and comparison of compounds can be determined with ten times better mass accuracy than other available methods.
The Smart Orbit diamond attenuated total reflectance (ATR) accessory offers users the many advantages of diamond ATR technology, coupled with the complete instrument integration of the Nicolet FT-IR products. The Smart Orbit uses a real Type IIa diamond for ruggedness and versatility, allowing analysis of challenging samples. Another benefit is access to the entire infrared range, because the accessory is not limited by use of substrate materials or lenses.
The Solaar S Series atomic absorption spectrometers offer no compromise, budget-conscious, single atomiser analysis with high levels of multi-element productivity. The footprint of the instrument is less than 0.35 m2. It is simple to use with a comprehensive Windows wizard-driven user interface and an optional quarter VGA local control. An Ebert monochromator-based optical system, with Stockdale double beam optics, provides superior detection capability.
The New Wave Research/Merchantek laser ablation systems feature numerous innovations including flat beam ablation, 213 nm UV ablation and Merchantek laser ablation software.
The New Wave Research/Merchantek laser ablation systems feature numerous innovations including flat beam ablation, 213 nm UV ablation and Merchantek laser ablation software. The UP193HE, high energy, excimer-based laser ablation system is the second generation of excimer-based laser which is specifically designed for solid sampling introduction to ICP, ICP-MS, noble gas MS and stable isotope MS instruments of all makes and models. Its high energy density (>35 J/cm2) at the sample, homogenised beam and short 193 nm wavelength make it suitable for opaque and highly transmissive materials alike.
Thermo Elemental has responded to the corrosive sample issues of the semiconductor industry with a specially configured AA system. High purity solvents, acids and cleaning fluids must be strictly controlled and monitored at critical points throughout the production process and they are routinely checked at the sub-ppb level for the main impurity elements, including Na, Ca, Cu, Fe and Ni.
ARL has a family of Sequential XRF Spectrometers, the AdvantXp series which incorporates a universal goniometer and comes in three models (Advant'X, Advant'XP and Advant'XP+).
Matrix Technologies has developed a tube identification system that will track and identify samples with ease and with a guaranteed chain of custody.