Revvity has announced the launch of its Signals Research Suite, a unified, cloud-native software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that drives scientific collaboration across R&D disciplines from drug discovery to specialty chemicals material development.
Roche has announced that the HPV test for use on the cobas 6800/8800 systems has been awarded World Health Organization (WHO) prequalification. WHO prequalification expands the availability of this critical HPV screening tool in countries that rely on the global organisation’s list in making purchasing and implementation decisions.
Axol Bioscience, a leading pluripotent stem cell technology provider for drug discovery, has signed an exclusive agreement with StrataStem to access and commercialise its extensive collection of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) patient samples.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched its new Thermo Scientific Orbitrap Astral mass spectrometer, which it says is one of the most significant advancements in mass spectrometry in 15 years. The new Astral analyser combines fast throughput, high sensitivity and deep proteome coverage to allow researchers worldwide to uncover proteins that previously evaded detection and make breakthrough discoveries more efficiently than ever.
The European Laboratory Research & Innovation Group (ELRIG) UK has announced the keynote speakers for Drug Discovery 2023, taking place at the ACC in Liverpool on 18–19 October. Professor Janet Hemingway CBE, FRS, Founding Director of Infection Innovation Consortium (iiCON), and Dr Dave Powell, Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) of LifeArc will lead this year’s event focusing on diverse thinking and new perspectives.
An NHS trial of a new blood test for more than 50 types of cancer correctly revealed two out of every three cancers in more than 5000 people who had visited their GP with suspected symptoms, in England or Wales. The test also correctly identified the original site of cancer in 85% of those cases.
Beckman Coulter Life Science has boosted the field of microbioreactor research with the launch of its powerful new Light Array Module (LAM) for the popular BioLector XT Microbioreactor. This new advancement now enables work with light-dependent organisms that need to perform photosynthesis to grow.
Digital pathology and clinical AI firm Paige has announced a new AI-based digital assay to support pathologists in the detection and diagnosis of microsatellite instability (MSI) status in colon cancers.
Nucleai, a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for pathology and spatial biology, and Mayo Clinic BioPharma Diagnostics have announced a strategic collaboration to bring world-class digital pathology solutions, technologies, and services to support drug development and clinical practice.
A new tool which could help reduce the spread of antimicrobial resistance is showing early promise, through exploiting a bacterial immune system as a gene editing tool, according to new research.
Revvity has announced today that its EUROIMMUN business has launched the UNIQO 160 (CE-IVDR), an automated indirect immunofluorescence test (IIFT) system for autoimmune disease diagnostics. Now available in countries accepting the CE mark, this all-in-one solution increases the efficiency of the entire IIFT process, encompassing sample preparation, incubation, washing and mounting of slides as well as image acquisition and analysis.
CardioRenal, a pioneer in the remote treatment of patients with severe chronic kidney disease (CKD), has announced that its TENOR device has obtained Breakthrough Device Designation from the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Cellular Origins has launched Constellation, its closed, configurable, robotic platform at the International Society for Cell and Gene Therapy (ISCT) Annual Meeting 2023. Designed to automate the manufacturing of advanced therapies without significant process redevelopment, Constellation combines aseptic fluid handling technologies with advanced automation.
New research has revealed further details of how Alzheimer’s disease is caused, and a blood test could predict who will go on to develop the condition. A new paper published in Nature Medicine by staff at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine found that the build-up of amyloid protein in the brain, long associated with the disease, may in itself not be enough to cause symptoms.
New regulatory recognition routes for medicines will be established using approvals from Australia, Canada, the European Union, Japan, Switzerland, Singapore and the United States, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has announced.
PathPresenter, the global image sharing platform for pathology, has announced that its free public platform now has more than 50,000 registered users in 172 countries. Nearly 7,000 users have joined the pathology image sharing community in the past 12 months.
Validair Monitoring Solutions has chosen to rebrand its business and has changed its name to FMS. The move comes as the company expands into new sectors with facility-wide and cleanroom airborne particle monitoring increasingly relevant in markets beyond the pharmaceutical industry.