Monthly Archives: April 2014

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24 04, 2014

VistaLab’s Breakthrough Ergonomic Pipette Design

By |April 24th, 2014|Lab Equipment, Vistalab Pipettes|Comments Off on VistaLab’s Breakthrough Ergonomic Pipette Design

A pipette, a lab instrument used to transport a measured volume of liquid, is indispensable in chemistry and molecular biology research and for medical tests. This lab equipment may be semi-automated or operated electrically. Pipettes have a piston that move in a cylinder and work by creating a vacuum above the chamber that holds the [...]

17 04, 2014

Einstein’s Views on Cosmology Revisited

By |April 17th, 2014|Albert Einstein|Comments Off on Einstein’s Views on Cosmology Revisited

People built models of the universe for centuries with technological advancements helping them to improve and develop their models through scientific investigation. Last week, researchers said that they have evidence of 'cosmic inflation' which is based on the idea that the universe grew rapidly as soon as the Big Bang took place and left ripples [...]

11 04, 2014

Diazyme’s Vitamin D Assay for Clinical Chemistry Analyzers Gets FDA Clearance

By |April 11th, 2014|Clinical Chemistry Analyzers, Lab Equipment|Comments Off on Diazyme’s Vitamin D Assay for Clinical Chemistry Analyzers Gets FDA Clearance

Diazyme Laboratories recently obtained 510(K) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its Vitamin D assay for clinical chemistry analyzers. Diazyme's Vitamin D assay is the first and the only fully automated Vitamin D test that is specifically designed for use on general clinical chemistry analyzers. There has been a rapid [...]

10 04, 2014

Beckman Coulter – Reliable Partner in Diagnostic Testing

By |April 10th, 2014|Beckman Coulter, Lab Equipment|Comments Off on Beckman Coulter – Reliable Partner in Diagnostic Testing

When Dr. Arnold O. Beckman invented the acidimeter to accurately measure pH in lemon juice, it was the beginning of what is today one of the most successful clinical diagnostics and life science research companies in the world. Beckman Coulter's history is marked by successful acquisitions, all of which added immensely to its capabilities and [...]

3 04, 2014

Big Bang Theory Gets a Boost with Evidence of Cosmic Inflation

By |April 3rd, 2014|Big Bang Theory, News|Comments Off on Big Bang Theory Gets a Boost with Evidence of Cosmic Inflation

Scientists in America have discovered new evidence of cosmic inflation - the force that is responsible for the Big Bang. The ripples were detected by the telescope, BICEP2, set up at the South Pole. After years of research starting in 2001, the BICEP2 team discovered the signal which they call B-mode polarization - the light [...]