Dr Gene Elliott explores how decades-old car manufacturing ideas could now help laboratories support better patient outcomes, lower costs and meet hugely rising demand.
The CerePlex µ, from Blackrock Microsystems, is a small and lightweight digital headstage that provides a platform for simple stimulation and tracking in freely moving rodents. Weighing just 1 g, the device is claimed to be so light that the animal won't even know it's there.
Bio-Rad Laboratories has announced the release of its KnowItAll 2017 spectroscopy software and databases. The release offers an additional 976,000 reference spectra in the KnowItAll Spectral Library.
Used in applications in neuroscience research, MBF Bioscience's BrainMaker generates high-resolution 3D reconstructions from serial sections imaged with whole slide scanners and research microscopes.
Neurolucida 360, from MBF Bioscience, is a neuroscience research tool for obtaining data about the size, shape and complexity of neurons from image stacks and big image data.
Ziath is launching major updates to its sample tracking software 'Samples'. The updates will allow for the improved importing of large legacy data files, the enhancement of the audit trail for individual samples and improvements to the search facility for sample retrieval.
As many organisations have discovered, workflows behind benchtop analytical instruments and the associated metadata are much more complex than just the transfer of a few parameters.
Researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute have developed an online database that maps the expression of the body's 20,000 genes in 54 different blood cell types.
Anyone with a computer or Android device can volunteer to join the OpenZika project — and you don't need to provide time, expertise or money to help.
Image-Pro Premier, by Media Cybernetics, is a 2D image analysis software package that offers intuitive tools that make it easy to capture, process, count, measure, analyse and share images and data.
Single-molecule localisation and tracking (SMLT) is a technique for characterising the motion of individual molecules.