The Double Helix Filing Cabinet

Researchers at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory-European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) have discovered a viable way to store data in DNA. Molecular biologist Nick Goldman and colleague Ewan Birney, associate director of EMBL-EBI, published their paper on DNA storage in Nature in January. There is approximately three zettabytes (3000-billion billion bytes) worth of digital information floating […]

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New Appointment to Esco Technologies

Esco Technologies would like to welcome Alet Craggs to their team. She has been appointed as the new product specialist for the Gauteng area. Having completed her BSc majoring in biochemistry at the University of Pretoria, she is currently studying towards obtaining her BCom in business management through Unisa. The company is looking forward to […]

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Metrohm SA Expands Technical Support Team

Metrohm SA is pleased to announce the addition of Noorunisha Abdool as applications chemist to the team in Gauteng. Abdool obtained a BSc degree from University of Johannesburg and started her working career at Flexilube where she has gained valuable experience on various laboratory instruments, particularly Metrohm titrators and Tiamo software. Abdool will be responsible […]

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Metrohm and FOSS Join Forces

Metrohm and FOSS have entered into a strategic alliance that aims to strengthen the two companies’ leading positions in their respective key markets. Family-owned FOSS is the world’s leading supplier of dedicated analytical solutions that ensure optimal quality and production of food and agricultural products, while Metrohm is one of the leading manufacturers of instruments […]

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Mauritius Upholds World Standards with Metrohm IC System

The Government Analyst Laboratory Complex in Reduit recently invested in a Metrohm Ion Chromatograph for the analysis of anions and cations by conductivity detection and bromate via UV detection. The Ministry of Health realised the importance of upholding international drinking water standards. Thus, they decided to invest in a Metrohm IC system that performs the […]

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IMP Scientific Appointed as Phenom-World SEM Distributors

In January 2013, IMP Scientific and Precision was appointed as the official distributors of Phenom-World Benchtop Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEM) in Southern Africa. Phenom-World is a leading global supplier of desktop SEMs and imaging solutions for submicron scale applications. They are highly motivated to ‘Phenomise the imaging world’ by bringing new developments and supplying highly […]

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ELGA Wins Two Gold Awards

Awards keep rolling in as ELGA win two more gold awards for Purelab flex. ELGA, the global labwater brand of Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies, has received two new awards and a ‘Scientists Choice’ nomination. ELGA’s Purelab flex water purifications systems won awards for industrial product design and for materials innovations at the DBA Design […]

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Hach: Brand of Choice for CTE Water Tech

CTE Water Tech was established and appointed the sole distributor for the Hach range of products in designated regions in 2009.CTE Water Tech has, since, grown beyond expectation and during 2010 a branch was established in the Southern Cape to look after the Northern Cape and Karoo regions. Recognising the significant investment made in establishing […]

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