MicroTAS

Rap parody wins the MicroTAS Video Competition 2017

The MicroTAS Video Competition 2017, sponsored by Dolomite Microfluidics and Lab on a Chip, and supported by the Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society, saw first prize awarded to Anu Kaushik and Alex Trick, PhD candidates in the BioMEMS and Single Molecule Dynamics Lab at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. (more…)

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VIAFLO 96/384

New video demonstrates fast and easy microplate pipetting

INTEGRA continues to place itself at the forefront of pipetting technology, developing and perfecting its VIAFLO 96/384 range of microplate pipettes for a variety of applications, including ELISA, PCR, and nucleic acid and protein extraction. With intuitive hand guided operation, these systems enable the simultaneous transfer of entire plates in a single step, increasing throughput […]

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Maxiflex

Maxiflex high performance protection door improves laser production at automotive laser facility

The Albany high performance door supplied and installed by door and loading dock specialist, Maxiflex, has improved uptime and production at a leading Eastern Cape automotive manufacturer’s laser facility. (more…)

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Innovative animal-free cell culture improves consistency, safety and efficiency

Innovative animal-free cell culture improves consistency, safety and efficiency

Berlin, Germany – November 6, 2017 – InVitria, a division of Ventria Bioscience, has announced the launch of a new media formulation service at the international BIO-Europe conference in Berlin, Germany. Leveraging Ventria’s proprietary ExpressTec technology, InVitria has developed and commercialised eight recombinant proteins and cell culture media supplements made in a completely animal-free system. […]

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LR-Cal LDW series

Hydraulic deadweight tester for calibrating pressure measuring instruments

Deadweight testers are accepted as the most accurate method for the calibration of electronic or mechanical pressure measuring devices. Instrotech is offering the LR-Cal LDW series of deadweight testers, which are available in the ranges from 10 bar up to 1400 bar. (more…)

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Fluke 3-phase power loggers

More visibility, reduced uncertainty and better power quality and energy consumption decisions. (more…)

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Demarcation Regulations

Demarcation Regulations for the healthcare insurance sector are an attack on the black middle class

The rise of the black middle class is a South African success story. Why is government clamping down on their freedom of choice? With thousands of middle-income black families now enjoying access to education, private health care, good housing and an assortment of consumer goods unknown to previous generations, why is government intent on destroying […]

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BAIC South Africa

BAIC SA announces first equipment arrival for new multi-billion rand SA plant

BAIC South Africa (SA) today announced that the first shipment of vehicle assembly plant equipment for the new BAIC automotive manufacturing facility, currently under construction in the Coega Special Economic Zone, has arrived in Port Elizabeth. (more…)

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Less waste 100% recyclable

Mettler Toledo’s Rainin TerraRack line of pipette tip racks is an innovative solution to minimising the problem of plastic tip rack waste. TerraRacks are 50% lighter than conventional tip racks, highly compressible when empty and completely recyclable. (more…)

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Fully motorised system

The fully motorised IX83 from Olympus is the most advanced member of the IX3 series of inverted imaging systems and offers a new level of application flexibility. Choose from the one-deck system with a low, ergonomic stage or the two-deck system with additional expansion capabilities. (more…)

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Merck earns accreditation mE

Merck earns accreditation

Merck Life Sciences has earned the ISO/IEC-17025:2005 accreditation for the culture media manufactured at its Microbiology Quality Control Laboratory in Darmstadt, Germany. The accreditation assures customers in the food and beverage industries that Merck’s lab adheres to the most stringent international standards for quality in preparation and performance. It also provides a benchmark for lab […]

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Merck earns accreditation

Hydraulic deadweight tester for measuring instruments

Deadweight testers are accepted as the most accurate method for the calibration of electronic or mechanical pressure measuring devices. Instrotech is offering the LR-Cal LDW series of deadweight testers, which are available in the ranges from 10 bar up to 1400 bar. (more…)

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