Kartell has published its 2012/2013 Labware Catalogue for the Australian market.
Textbooks and websites on the origin of the surface tension of water need to be rewritten, according to Maoyuan Liu, James K Beattie and Angus Anthony Gray-Weale. These textbooks describe a pristine, uncharged air/water interface. None recognise that the interface is in fact highly charged by the presence of adsorbed hydroxide ions, with hydronium ions providing charge balance in the double layer.
The Australian Academy of Science’s primary school education program, ‘Primary Connections: Linking Science with Literacy’, increases teacher confidence and student interest in science, new research has shown.
In an innovative and informal harmonisation endeavour, the US Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) and the British Pharmacopoeia Commission (BPC) developed two drug product quality standards that have been aligned in advance of inclusion in their respective compendia.
ProteinTech’s interactive ePathway site aims to give users access to the most up-to-date data on major signalling pathways such as p53, notch, hedgehog and Wnt.
ALMSCO International has announced the release of a comprehensive brochure for the company’s time-of-flight (TOF) mass spectrometer for gas chromatography (GC), BenchTOF-dx.
Australia is a top performer when it comes to science output per capita and per scientist, according to the Nature Publishing Index 2011 Asia-Pacific.
Lonza has launched its new global company website which will provide users with the company's complete life science market representation.
NHP has released its comprehensive Safety Reference Guide. The free guide comes complete with technical information on the company’s extensive range of safety products, whitepapers on various safety applications and information documents on international/local safety standards.
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.
The science and research partnership between Australia and China has been put under the microscope in a report released by Minister for Science and Research, Senator Chris Evans. The report, Science and Research Collaboration between Australia and China, provides a detailed analysis of the growing links between Australia and its most important trading partner.
Emona Instruments has released the 2012 Emona Test Instruments Catalogue. The catalogue covers 80 pages of instrumentation and equipment for the electronics industry, industrial service and plant maintenance, industrial electrical and electrical contracting, and science and life sciences laboratories.
Worthington Biochemical's updated 2012 Tissue Dissociation Guide is now available to assist researchers with selecting enzymes, developing and optimising protocols and better understanding the process of enzymatic primary cell isolation and tissue dissociation.
Sites such as www.aktivlab.com.au now offer a huge range of laboratory equipment and laboratory supplies online, along with a forum for posting questions to an expert in various lab fields.
Lonza’s Resource Notes - Fall 2011 are now available for download from its website: http://www.lonza.com/go/literature/3704.