Life science & clinical diagnostics instruments

Mini kidneys grown from urine cells

13 March, 2019

Dutch researchers have grown their own kidney tubules derived from human kidney adult stem cells and urine cells in microfluidic chips.


CD-style device to detect antibiotic allergies

12 March, 2019

A newly developed biophotonic system makes it possible to detect, in a non-invasive way and with a very small sample of blood, allergies to antibiotics in less than an hour.


Integrated DNA Technologies rhAmpSeq targeted sequencing system

12 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Integrated DNA Technologies

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) introduces its rhAmpSeq targeted sequencing system, providing researchers with easy-to-use amplicon sequencing on Illumina next-generation sequencing (NGS) platforms.


Lonza Verified for Spheroids Human Hepatocytes

07 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Lonza Australia Pty Ltd

Lonza has expanded its hepatocytes portfolio characterisation with the addition of Verified for Spheroids Human Hepatocytes, which are pre-screened for their ability to promote rapid spheroid formation in cell culture.


Keep your HCA under control

01 March, 2019 by Maggie Vantangoli Policelli, PhD, Field Applications Scientist, GE Healthcare | Supplied by: GE Healthcare Australia Pty Ltd

An important but commonly overlooked aspect of image-based assay design for high content analysis (HCA) is the use of appropriate controls.


Minimally invasive lung cancer screening method

26 February, 2019

A new screening technique for non-small-cell lung cancer helps assess whether immune checkpoint inhibitors would be a suitable treatment method for individual patients.


AdipoGen PD-1/PD-L1 ELISA Kits

22 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Sapphire Bioscience

AdipoGen has released PD-1/PD-L1 (Programmed Cell Death Protein-1/Programmed Cell Death Ligand-1) ELISA Kits for the detection of PD-1 and PD-L1 in biological fluids.


Enzo Chromogenic Western Blot Kit

21 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Sapphire Bioscience

Enzo's Chromogenic Western Blot kit (Anti-Mouse) allows for quick, visual reading of western blots in unpurified cell extract.


Lonza DonorPlex Hepatocytes

19 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Lonza Australia Pty Ltd

Lonza has launched DonorPlex Hepatocytes, a line of high-quality cryopreserved pooled donor suspension hepatocytes. Researchers within DMPK and ADME laboratories can now benefit from this robust product offering for studying the hepatic metabolism of drugs.


Biosensor detects Down syndrome DNA

19 February, 2019

Researchers have developed a sensitive new biosensor that could someday be used to detect foetal Down syndrome DNA in pregnant women's blood.


Tecan NGS DreamPrep library preparation method

13 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Tecan Australia

Tecan has launched NGS DreamPrep, a fully automated approach to next-generation sequencing (NGS) library preparation for research use.


PerkinElmer 150+ automated methods for NGS

01 February, 2019 | Supplied by: PerkinElmer Pty Ltd

PerkinElmer has more than 150 tested automated methods available for the most frequently used NGS library prep kit.


Unchained Labs Stunner instrument for protein analysis

25 January, 2019 | Supplied by: AXT Pty Ltd

The Stunner from Unchained Labs can measure both protein size and concentration in a single instrument. It is designed specifically for protein and biologics researchers.


Fast and effective cancer detection with nanomaterials

25 January, 2019 | Supplied by: Griffith University

Nanotechnology researchers have reported a low-cost way of detecting cancer in early stages using a new class of magnetic nanomaterials.


New DNA sequencer installed at Harry Perkins Institute

18 January, 2019 | Supplied by: Illumina Australia Pty Ltd

The Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research (HPIMR) has installed an Illumina NovaSeq 6000 DNA sequencer.


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