The Microsart @media line of agar media dishes is for microbial limits testing according to the USP (Chapter <61>) and EP (Chapter 2.6.12). They are pre-filled with various agar media types, such as Tryptic Soy Agar or R2A Agar, sterile packaged and ready to use in combination with Microsart @filter units.
Isolute PLD+ is a protein and phospholipid removal plate for the clean-up of blood-based matrix samples for analysis by LC-MS/MS. The plates combine protein and phospholipid removal in a single product, providing effective and simple sample clean-up for LC-MS/MS analysis.
Promega has announced ViaFect Transfection Reagent, a tool for efficient DNA transfer into a wide variety of cell lines, including challenging suspension cells and stem-cell-derived lines. The product allows researchers to develop transfection-based assays in the cell line most relevant for their biology of interest.
For those facilities performing next-generation sequencing (NGS), Affymetrix USB has developed an NGS library prep kit. The company created a kit to produce high-performing, efficient, chimera-free NGS libraries to attain peak performance on the Illumina sequencing platform, with only 100 ng of input needed.
B/R Instrument offers a variety of automatic systems for recycling xylene, alcohol, formalin and xylene substitutes. Simply put the used solvent into place, push start and let the solvent recycler do the rest.
Cayman Chemical now offers a line of reference materials, certified reference materials and research-grade materials dedicated for use in forensic and academic laboratories. The range includes synthetic cannabinoids, cathinones, phenethylamines, amphetamines, indanes and tryptamines, among other emerging drugs of abuse.
An increased risk of Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) has been observed in recent years among individuals with occupational exposure to benzene, a chemical carcinogen linked to blood cancers. A study released in the journal Cancer set out to determine the risk of NHL for those living near benzene release sites.
Roche has launched metabolite-testing reagent sets to determine the concentration of iron and phosphate, two parameters relevant for cell growth and productivity during fermentation processes.
BioControl has released the Lightning MVP ICON, an instrument and software platform that combines HACCP and hygiene monitoring with powerful program management capabilities.
How do you alter the inside of a closed bag without opening it? It’s not a trick question, as researchers in Braunschweig, Germany, have achieved just that.