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Merck Millipore Launches Simplicon RNA Reprogramming Technology for Efficient Generation of Virus-Free iPSCs
Merck Millipore Launches Simplicon RNA Reprogramming Technology for Efficient Generation of Virus-Free iPSCs
Merck Millipore
26/06/2014

•    Enables easier reprogramming using a single transfection step•    Creates integration- and virus-free induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs)•    Allows controlled elimination of reprogramming factorsJune 17, 2014, Darmstadt, Germany — Merck Millipore, the Life Science division of Merck, today launched Simplicon™ RNA Reprogramming Technology, which uses synthetic self-replicating RNA to create...
Tecan offers Dual Z arm for Cavro(R) Omni Robot
Tecan offers Dual Z arm for Cavro(R) Omni Robot
Tecan Trading AG
19/06/2014

Tecan has introduced a Dual Z arm for the popular Cavro® Omni Robot. Available with a broad choice of lengths, orientations and options for all three axes, the Cavro Omni Robot is designed to combine precision OEM liquid handling with straightforward integration, and the launch of the Dual Z option provides instrument designers with even greater flexibility.The Dual Z option offers two independent pipetting channels in a single housing, doubling the robot’s...
Micronic Launch Automated Screw Cap Storage Tube Decapper
Micronic Launch Automated Screw Cap Storage Tube Decapper
Micronic
05/06/2014

Micronic has announced the launch of an Automatic Screw Cap DeCapper™ system. The next-generation Screw Cap DeCapper is an innovative, easy-to-use device that provides automated decapping/capping of screw cap storage tubes in 96-tube racks in portrait or landscape formats. The device is able to cap or decap 96 Screw Cap tubes, in rows of 8 or 12, in just 60 seconds. The new device is able to provide an automated capping / decapping solution for Micronic screw cap...
Genetics Institute Improves Efficiency of Replication & Screening
Genetics Institute Improves Efficiency of Replication & Screening
INTEGRA
05/06/2014

The Institute of Genetics and Development of Rennes (IGDR), France reports on how, using a VIAFLO 96 handheld multichannel pipette from INTEGRA, they have been able to improve the efficiency and speed with which they replicate yeast strain collections and perform genetic screens in 96 well plates.The Institute of Genetics and Development of Rennes (www.igdr.univ-rennes1.fr) is one of the major biological research institutes in France. The objective of the IGDR is to...
HP D300 offers speed and reliability for drug titrations at GSK
HP D300 offers speed and reliability for drug titrations at GSK
Tecan Trading AG
03/06/2014

GlaxoSmithKline’s quest for improved anti-malarial treatments has been revolutionized by the speed and reliability of the HP D300 Digital Dispenser. The system – distributed by Tecan – has enabled scientists working at GSK’s Malaria Discovery Performance Unit (DPU) in Tres Cantos, Spain, to increase throughput for standard drug titrations and to test additional combinations of candidate compounds. Dr Laura Sanz, an investigator in the Malaria...
CellSens 1.11 - Discover a new level of simplicity
CellSens 1.11 - Discover a new level of simplicity
Olympus Europa Holding GmbH
27/05/2014

With Olympus’ unique GEM interface integrated into the latest release of the cellSens imaging software, executing even the most intricate life science imaging experiments is now realised with outstanding ease and efficiency. Hamburg, 26.05.2014 – Personalised automation is the key to managing complex multi-dimensional experiments, and the latest Olympus cellSens imaging software (version 1.11) seamlessly controls motorised hardware to allow effortless set-up of...
Powerful Tool for Genomic Editing
Powerful Tool for Genomic Editing
AMS Biotechnology (AMSBIO)
22/05/2014

AMSBIO announces the introduction of CRISPR/Cas9 - a full gene editing tool designed to produce a genetically modified cell using any mammalian cell line and targeting any gene.CRISPR/Cas9 is revolutionizing the field of genomic editing by providing scientists with a powerful tool able to change any gene, in any cell in a highly targeted manner and without introducing foreign DNA. The benefits of CRISPR/Cas9 over previous forms of gene editing, such as TALENs and zinc...
New Multilayer Flask Enhances Cell Culture Production
New Multilayer Flask Enhances Cell Culture Production
Porvair Sciences Ltd
22/05/2014

Porvair Sciences has announced a new 5-layer cell culture flask developed to fulfil the need of the growing number of applications that require large numbers of cells. While single layer flasks are well proven for small-scale cell culture scale up, their use can become laborious and time-consuming when large numbers of cells are required. Offering a sterile growth area of 870cm2 in a compact footprint - Porvair's new 5-layer cell culture flask offers a high performance...
ibidi Presents the First Optical Sensor that Measures Oxygen Directly in Cells and Tissues
ibidi Presents the First Optical Sensor that Measures Oxygen Directly in Cells and Tissues
ibidi GmbH
21/05/2014

Munich, Germany, May 21, 2014 – German biotechnology company ibidi GmbH is presenting a new device that optically measures the exact oxygen content directly in cells and tissues. The ibidi OPAL Optical O2 Measurement System determines the correct O2 content, which is a critical factor in maintaining the natural behavior of cells in culture. This original technology is an invaluable tool for mimicking the conditions of real tissue in in vitro experiments.For the first...
Leica Microsystems Debuts New Pulsed STED Laser at ELMI Meeting 2014 in Oslo, Norway
Leica Microsystems Debuts New Pulsed STED Laser at ELMI Meeting 2014 in Oslo, Norway
Leica Microsystems, Inc.
20/05/2014

Laser Achieves Resolutions Below 30 nm With the Super-Resolution Microscope Leica TCS SP8 STED 3X Mannheim, Germany. Leica Microsystems is introducing a new pulsed 775 nm STED laser with the super-resolution system Leica TCS SP8 STED 3X, which achieves sub 30 nm resolution through pulsed stimulated emission depletion technology. The laser is an optional enhancement to the system and will be shown for the first time at the European Light Microscopy Initiative (ELMI) meeting...
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