Thermo Electron has concluded an OEM Agreement with Sotax AG, whereby Sotax dissolution baths will be offered with Thermo's Nicolet Evolution 300 UV/vis spectrophotometer. This collaboration will provide pharmaceutical customers with a high-quality, complete, and automated turnkey system supporting various pharmacopoeia methods.
The Pod platform is an innovative filter system for normal flow clarification and prefiltration applications. Designed for greater process flexibility and productivity, the disposable technology improves process speed, safety and economies in the manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals.
Edwards' in-house manufacturing division has available the low-cost QikSpin personal microcentrifuge made in Australia. The centrifuge's maximum speed is 6000 rpm producing 2000 rcf. Two interchangeable rotors are supplied with each unit to accommodate 16 x 0.2 mL and 8 x 0.5/1.5 mL microcentrifuge tubes.
Edwards has expanded its range of in-house moulded laboratory products with the addition of a polypropylene 100 place freezer storage box with hinged lid for tubes up to 2 mL. The hinged lid allows for easier handling and security and can be used in a range of freezers down to -80°C.