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How can asset management benefit your lab?
Working with an outsourcing partner is not a new concept within chemical, pharmaceutical and biotech companies. By concentrating on the core areas of business and working with specialists for other, non-essential tasks, they are able to manage...
Pipette system boosts lab's productivity
Integrating an Integra Viaflo 96 multichannel pipette into its high-throughput expression facility has enabled Molecular Partners in Zurich, Switzerland to streamline the discovery and development of a novel class of targeted protein...
New light shed on link between sodium and blood pressure
Montreal, QC - An international research team led by scientists at McGill University has found that excessive salt intake ‘reprograms’ the brain, interfering with a natural safety mechanism that normally prevents the body’s...
Jan 27, 2015 11:17AM
Elite 'big science' enterprises get $25M funding
Quebec City, QC - The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) is providing a total of $25 million to support nine elite Canadian “big science” enterprises.
Jan 27, 2015 10:58AM
SP Industries acquires Stability Environments
Stone Ridge, NY - SP Industries, which designs and manufactures state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, biological drug manufacturing solutions, laboratory supplies and specialty glassware, announced today that it has acquired privately held...
Jan 22, 2015 6:11PM
Oil and gas research centre coming to Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB - Western Economic Diversification Canada is providing $2.4 million to the University of Manitoba to establish an internationally accredited analytical Centre for Oil and Gas Research and Development (COGRaD). The centre will...
Jan 22, 2015 5:57PM
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