QA/QC

No more PURE water

No more PURE water

PURE Biosciences of the USA has opted to sell off its water
treatment business, which includes the Fillmaster line used in the
pharmaceutical industry, in order to focus on its
environmentally-friendly antimicrobial products.

New oxygen sensor from MT

New oxygen sensor from MT

Mettler Toledo has introduced the first 3A-certified oxygen probe
for use in the sterile operating conditions required in
biotechnology and pharmaceutical processes such as the use of cell
culture to manufacture proteins.

Tough times at CyBio

Tough times at CyBio

Germany's CyBio, which makes laboratory instruments and equipment,
has seen its revenues in the first nine months of the year fall by
a third and expects to post a full-year loss.

Off-the-peg LIMS

Off-the-peg LIMS

Sales of commercial Laboratory Information Management Systems
(LIMS) are set for strong growth as manufacturers turn away from
home-grown systems

Sartorius/KMI go global

Sartorius/KMI go global

Sartorius North America and KMI/Parexel International have formed
an alliance that will improve the geographic reach of their
biopharmaceutical production and consultancy services.