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Genotyping steps up a gear

Genotyping steps up a gear

Applied Biosystems has launched a new product, based on the
combination of a new set of reagents with a software package, that
promises to speed up genotyping studies carried out on the firm's
3730 and 3730xl analysers, first...

Add-on for FT4 rheometer

Add-on for FT4 rheometer

In 2003, Freeman Technology launched its new-generation FT4
rheometer in Europe for testing the flow properties of powders, an
important measurement in the pharmaceutical and chemical industries
where most processes involve the extensive...

New player in pipette market

New player in pipette market

Indian companies may be making great strides in capturing
international market shares for bulk pharmaceutical ingredients and
generic drugs, but to date they have not made a great impression on
the laboratory tool market.

MOCON expands into Europe

MOCON expands into Europe

Instrumentation company MOCON has unveiled plans to acquire
Germany's Paul Lippke Handels, which markets process and laboratory
test systems to companies in the pharmaceutical, food and packaging
industries.

Cleanroom on the bench

Cleanroom on the bench

A UK company has introduced a clean manufacturing environment that
fits on top of a bench as a low-cost alternative for companies that
do not want to invest in a full cleanroom facility.