According to a market research report published by Markets and Markets, the sample preparation market is expected to reach $5,672.0 million by 2018. Published in May 2014, the report, "Sample Preparation Market by Product (Instruments (Workstations, Liquid Handling Systems), Consumables (Tubes), Kits (Isolation, Purification), By Application (Genomics, Proteomics), by End Users (Molecular Diagnostics) - Global [...]
Diazyme Laboratories, a Division of General Atomics located in Poway, California has announced that it has received 510(K) marketing clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Ferritin assay used in clinical chemistry analyzers. This dual liquid stable reagent system can be utilized for the quantitative determination of ferritin in serum and [...]
Beckman Coulter an established manufacturer with a proven track record in providing best-in-class laboratory-solutions, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the clinical microbiology business of Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics. The transaction is expected to close in Q1 2015. The agreement is subject to applicable regulatory approvals and other customary closing [...]
The differential blood cell count is different from other types of clinical laboratory tests. It is ordered for patients suspected of having a blood disorder or as part of a routine medical exam. A differential cell count provides a lot of information from blood samples in an enumerated format, i.e., it expresses specific cell types [...]
New Markets and Markets research forecasts that the cell culture industry will grow at a CAGR of 10.71% during 2013-2018 and that it will be worth $24,574 million by 2018. The report features several application segments, namely, biopharmaceutical production, cancer research, drug screening and development, gene therapy, tissue culture and engineering, toxicity testing, vaccine production, [...]
Malaria presents a diagnostic challenge in most countries. Rapid diagnostic malarial test kits offer many benefits over conventional microscopy methods.
Running a research lab requires a great deal of effort, from choosing the right people to managing processes, and buying equipment, and supplies.
Micropipettors are standard laboratory equipment used to measure and transfer small volumes of liquids. Technological innovations have replaced the traditional designs of pipette with stunning micro pipette models that enable safe liquid handling in laboratories. Compared to glass pipettes, high precision micro-pipettes are now available that help avoid anomaly in measurements. This liquid handling equipment [...]