Tecan’ s new microplate reader series brings Infinite flexibility

Zurich, Switzerland, October 10, 2005 – Tecan has introduced a new series of flexible, upgradeable multi-mode microplate readers that combine reagent dispensing with several detection modes in an affordable platform for the complete range of life science applications. The unique modular design and adaptability of the Infinite™ 200 series provides researchers with a choice of [...]

Oliver Schmitt to Lead Continued Growth and Development of Malvern’s Process Business

Oliver Schmitt will move from Malvern Instruments GmbH to the company’s headquarters in the UK, to take up the role of Business Line Manager-Process Systems. Oliver Schmitt’s first experience of the industrial relevance and benefits of the Insitec on-line particle size analyzer was gained when he worked at WR Grace, before moving to Malvern in [...]

Instron Acquired

Glenview, IL -Illinois Tool Works (ITW), a diversified manufacturer of engineered components and industrial systems, has singed an agreement to acquire Instron from private equity firm Kirtland Capital Partners for an undisclosed amount. Based in Norwood, Massachusetts, Instron manufactures and sells products for material and structural testing and has operations in 13 countries. Instron’s 2005 [...]

On-line Continuous Batch Monitoring of Environmentally Significant Heavy Metals

Fareham, UK- Environmental and healthcare diagnostics company, Lab21, has announced an extended range of applications for its proven OVA 5000 analysis system, part of its MTI product range, The ASV (anodic stripping voltametry) technique used in MTI systems can identify the oxidation state of certain metals. For environmentally significant metals such as Arsenic and Chrome, [...]

Ambion and GE Healthcare Announce Licensing and Supply Agreeement to Advance Micro-RNA Microarray Research

Austin, TX, USA––Ambion, Inc., an Austin-based life sciences company that develops technologies for RNA analysis, and GE Healthcare, a unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), today announced that they had entered into a license and supply agreement under which GE Healthcare will manufacture for Ambion microRNA (miRNA) microarrays utilizing GE Healthcare’s CodeLink™ Bioarray technology. [...]

Luminex Corporation Announces Launch of Luminex(R) 200(TM) Instrument

AUSTIN, Texas, Luminex Corporation (Nasdaq: LMNX – News) today announced the immediate availability of the Luminex 200, the latest advancement of Luminex’s line of microsphere-based multiplexed detection instruments based on the Company’s proprietary xMAP® technology. The Luminex 200 is designed to meet the multiplexed testing needs of the clinical and research laboratory professional. The Luminex [...]

Malvern Instruments Delivers 8 On-line and At-Line Particle Size Analyzers for Holcim Cement Facilities in Belgium and France

Holcim France Benelux has entered into an agreement with Malvern Instruments for the supply of eight Malvern Insitec particle size analyzers over the next six months. The company will install two Insitec at-line systems at its facilities in Belgium and six Insitec on-line systems at production plants in France. Insitec particle size analyzers are rugged [...]

Thermo Electron Corporation Introduces On-Line Quality Control System for Color Inspection in the Polymer Industry

Karlsruhe, Germany- Thermo Electron Corporation, introduced a new measuring system for the polymer industry that features on-line quality control for color inspection. The solution is integrated into the new HAAKE PolyLab OS torque rheometer platform, which was introduced to the US market this year at the national ANTEC technical conference. The PolyLab OS systems’s newest [...]

Mobile On-line Particle Size Analyzer for Pharmaceuticals

Malvern’s new pharmaceutical industry-specific version of the company’s Insitec Voyager system is now available worldwide. The Insitec Pharma Voyager is a mobile, on-line particle size analyzer that is based on the standard Voyager platform, but offers a fully validatable, pharmaceutical industry compliant package. The Pharma Voyager combines the Insitec X dry powder analyzer (an intrinsically [...]

ABB Announces Mid-Term Targets to 2009

Zurich, Switzerland-ABB, the power and automation technology group, announced its new mid-term targets for the five-year period from 2005-2009. The company also outlined a strategy that emphasizes improved business execution and a broader approach to value creation, including focus growth, operating margin, use of capital and cash generation. To support the execution of the strategy, [...]

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