Lab business > Distributorships & acquisitions

AMS appointed distributor for ECD

24 July, 2015

AMS Instrumentation & Calibration has been appointed exclusive distributor for the Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) range of analytical instrumentation in its territories.


AXT to distribute OpenSpecimen biobanking software solution

26 May, 2015

AXT and Krishagni Solutions have announced a distributorship agreement for the OpenSpecimen biobanking software solution for clinical researchers. The product is designed to speed up workflow, allowing users to spend less time tracking specimens.


Merck Millipore acquires rights to Singulex technology

25 May, 2015

Merck Millipore and Singulex have entered into a definitive agreement under which Merck Millipore will control and manage the Singulex Life Science Research business. As a result, Merck Millipore will have exclusive rights to further develop and commercialise Singulex's Single Molecule Counting (SMC) technology for research applications worldwide.


BGI customers to receive QIAGEN software

05 May, 2015

QIAGEN and BGI have announced the expansion of their relationship, with QIAGEN's Ingenuity Variant Analysis software to be provided to customers of BGI's sequencing services.


DuPont to acquire Taxon Biosciences

24 April, 2015

DuPont has announced its intention to acquire microbiome discovery company Taxon Biosciences, thus adding to its own seed and crop protection solutions for agriculture customers.


DKSH appointed exclusive Setaram distributor

01 April, 2015

Setaram Instrumentation has announced DKSH Australia as its new exclusive representative in Australia and New Zealand.


Sigma-Aldrich signs exclusive distribution agreement with Roche

24 March, 2015

Following an exclusive distribution agreement signed last week, life science company Sigma-Aldrich will employ its sales, marketing and e-commerce expertise for the exclusive worldwide distribution of the Biochemical Reagents product portfolio from Roche.


QIAGEN acquires circulating tumour cell technology

17 March, 2015

QIAGEN has expanded its portfolio of liquid biopsies through the acquisition of an innovative technology that enables enrichment and molecular analysis of circulating tumour cells (CTCs) from blood samples.


AXT to distribute NT-MDT atomic force microscopes

20 February, 2015

Scientific equipment supplier AXT has announced a partnership with atomic force microscope (AFM) manufacturer NT-MDT. The agreement will see AXT represent NT-MDT in Australia and New Zealand, looking after both sales and service.


Romaco purchases Innojet Herbert Hüttlin

16 February, 2015

Manufacturing company Romaco Group has concluded the acquisition of Innojet Herbert Hüttlin. Innojet develops, designs and delivers solutions for granulating and coating solids in the pharmaceutical, food and chemical industries on the basis of an innovative product-handling concept.


BD acquires CareFusion for US$12.2bn

13 October, 2014

Healthcare company CareFusion has been acquired by Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) for $58 per share in cash and stock - a total of $12.2 billion.


Roche acquires AbVitro technology

10 October, 2014

Healthcare company Roche has announced a technology acquisition from AbVitro, a company focused on therapeutic target discovery. Roche obtained exclusive rights to a primer extension-based target enrichment (PETE) technology and associated patent applications filed by AbVitro.


AMS appointed optek distributor

01 September, 2014

AMS Instrumentation & Calibration has been appointed the exclusive distributor for the optek range of analytical instrumentation in its territories.


AXT to distribute Thermo Fisher Scientific materials analysis products

29 August, 2014

Analytical solutions provider AXT has signed an agreement with the Nano-scale Materials Analysis product lines of Thermo Fisher Scientific, whereby AXT will become the company's distributor in Australia and New Zealand for its Surface Analysis and Microanalysis product lines.


ACD and Leica Biosystems co-market RNA in situ hybridisation platform

19 August, 2014

Leica Biosystems and Advanced Cell Diagnostics are co-marketing ACD's RNAscope LS ISH assays with Leica Biosystems' Bond RX research staining platform. The agreement provides researchers with an integrated and fully automated ISH solution.


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