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A new exhibition at the Science Museum, London will feature an invention from the Oxford area which could revolutionise the diagnosis of ‘Superbugs’
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA–(October 25, 2017). SpeeDx Pty. Ltd. has announced that it has received CE-IVD marking for its PlexPCR® VHS multiplex qPCR test. The test offers a single-well solution to cover the detection and differentiation of the main causes of genital and oral lesions: herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2 (HSV-1, HSV-2), Treponema pallidum (syphilis), and varicella zoster virus (VZV). Validated for use on multiple lesion specimen types, the test is designed to streamline workflows and support rapid, appropriate clinical management of infections with similar symptoms.
For many years Alpha Laboratories and Sartorius have delivered a popular training programme covering correct pipetting techniques, the ergonomic use of pipettes, plus basic service and maintenance of pipettes in everyday laboratory use. User feedback has now led to the development of the Advanced Pipetting Academy™ to address the unique requirements of individual laboratories.
While focusing on 12 key government policy areas, the Review, which is distributed to Policymakers in the UK and abroad, allows leading organisations and executives to share personal insight as well as discuss good practice alongside Cabinet and senior ministers.
BBI Solutions has continued to invest in its portfolio of antibodies and today announced the launch of 10 infectious disease markers, 3 inflammatory markers, 2 fertility markers and an additional cardiac marker. All the antibodies have been tested in either lateral flow or ELISA and are available for sampling today.
Alpha Laboratories Ltd. (Eastleigh, UK) is delighted to have been appointed as the exclusive distributor for Arquer Diagnostics Ltd (“Arquer”) in the UK and Republic of Ireland. Arquer (Sunderland, UK) is an in-vitro diagnostic company developing breakthrough diagnostic tests for the detection of bladder and prostate cancer. Its non-invasive cancer diagnostic tests are based on the MCM5 (minichromosome maintenance protein) platform. The first Arquer product is ADXBLADDER, a bladder cancer diagnostic test, and a number of clinical trials are running to validate many other indications.
Specialist Laboratory and Diagnostics supply company Alpha Laboratories Ltd. (Eastleigh, UK) is delighted to announce that it has been appointed the exclusive UK distributor for MedDX Solutions Ltd. (Hereford, UK). This partnership will further strengthen the range of solutions provided for biological sample collection and transportation, which ensure compliance with UN3373 and P650 packaging regulations.
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