LabTechnologist.com brings you its periodic round up of product
news, with announcements from Air Science, Beckman Coulter,
Bio-Rad, Biohit, Carl Zeiss SMT, Proxeon, Shimadzu and Thermo
Two new techniques have been developed that could signal the end of
PCR (polymerase chain reaction) amplification for sequencing
applications and dramatically increase the efficiency of sample
US researchers have shown certain organic solvents can be used to
selectively extract therapeutic proteins from host bacteria,
avoiding the need for cell lysis and increasing product purity by a
factor of five.
Panacos, a US based pharma firm, has outlined its work to identify
three new series of compounds that inhibit HIV fusion at a
different site to the only approved fusion inhibitor, Roche's
Sartorius has signed a non-exclusive licensing deal with Dutch
biotech firms Crucell and DSM for the use of their PER C6 cell
culture technology which could result in the creation of a new
bioprocessing platform combined with disposable...
Just weeks after announcing intentions to snap up biologics firm
MedImmune, AstraZeneca has acquired DSM's old biologics
manufacturing facility in Montreal, Canada, a site that's been
gathering dust since it was mothballed...