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SA and Netherlands sign SKA data MoU

An important Square Kilometre Array (SKA) data science partnership memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed between South African and Dutch companies and researcher organisations. Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte, signed the MoU during a recent visit to the country. (more…)

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Seminars at Lab Africa

With Lab Africa being just days away, we would like to thank those of you who have registered to attend. A gentle reminder, though, that you will need to register to attend any of the seminars that will be conducted over the three days. These seminars are FREE, although space is limited, therefore to secure […]

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Setting New Standards in Ultrafiltration

Sartorius Stedium Biotech, represented locally by NATSEP, has introduced a new generation of ultrafiltration devices. The disposable Vivaspin® Turbo 15 centrifugal concentrators offer the optimal solution to any concentration or buffer exchange application with their broad range of molecular weight cut offs. It can handle up to 15ml sample volume in swing bucket rotors and […]

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New Adixen / Alcatel agents for Southern Africa

Air & Vacuum Technologies (Pty) Ltd has represented Pfeiffer Vacuum for a number of years and towards the end of 2010, they announced that they had officially been appointed as the local agents of Adixen Vacuum (formally known as Alcatel Vacuum). Since its creation, in 1962, the Adixen Vacuum technology division has committed itself to […]

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No touch. No transfer. No loss.

Jump from lysate to pure protein, in the buffer of choice, without touching the sample. Traditional protein preparation is a long process with many steps and multiple tubes, often resulting in protein degradation and loss. Avoid the risks of sample transfer and reduce hands-on time when binding, washing, eluting and concentrating a protein in the […]

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