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Making a better nitrate test kit


The dull black plastic of the device on Joshua Pearce's desk belies its usefulness. Pearce picks up the box, which has a switch on the side and a small opening on top. A handful of vials sit in a bag nearby, and each would fit snugly in the opening. The set-up seems generic, even bland, except ...


Microscopy Today Innovation Award for ZEISS microscope


ZEISS MultiSEM 505 has been selected by a team of judges from Microscopy Today magazine as a recipient of the 2015 Microscopy Today Innovation Award.As the first multiple-beam scanning electron microscope (SEM) in the world, the system uses 61 beams simultaneously, and offers a capture speed of ...


New test could identify resistant tuberculosis faster


The time needed to genetically sequence the bacteria causing tuberculosis (Mtb) from patient samples has been reduced from weeks to days using a new technique developed by a UCL-led team. This could help health service providers to better treat disease, control transmission of this infection, and ...


Rapid and efficient DNA chip technology for testing 14 major types of food borne pathogens


Toshiba Ltd and Kawasaki City Institute for Public Health collaborate in the development of a rapid and efficient DNA chip technology for testing 14 major types of food borne pathogens for applications in hygiene management in food manufacture, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics. The researchers are ...


MDxHealth's ConfirmMDx Genes Detect Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer


MDxHealth SA announced that data demonstrating the prognostic value of its ConfirmMDx® for Prostate Cancer genes and technology was presented at the ASCO Genitourinary Cancers Symposium 2015. The data support the ability to predict the presence of clinically significant cancer in biopsy-negative ...


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DPZ-Researchers develop suitcase laboratory for rapid detection of the Ebola virus

New method is 6 to 10 times faster than the current techniques with equal sensitivity


No electricity, no reliable cold chain, no diagnostic equipment available – scientists in field laboratories who diagnose and deal with Ebola infections often work under challenging conditions. Researchers at the DPZ have developed Diagnostics-in-a-Suitcase, which contains all reagents and ...


IDT and Ubiquitome Partner to Develop Mobile Ebola Test


Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) and Ubiquitome announced a partnership to develop the Ubiquitome Freedom4 Real-Time RT-PCR Ebola Virus Assay for easy use in the field. This rapid test is designed to be run on Ubiquitome’s hand-held, battery powered real-time PCR device, the Freedom4. Fitting in ...


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Measuring Skin Rejuvenescence

In vivo and non-invasive: Collagen remodeling after micro-ablative fractional laser resurfacing can be monitored by two-photon microscopy.


Many people in the Western World consider it as a social need to hide the effects of aging. For this purpose, different cutaneous rejuvenation treatments have been developed, including a laser-based technique, known as laser resurfacing. Skin irradiation with high-power pulsed laser light induces ...


bioLytical develops 60-second Ebola testing kit


bioLytical Laboratories has successfully developed a pre-clinical prototype diagnostic test for the rapid detection of antibodies to the Ebola Zaire strain responsible for the current outbreak in West Africa. The prototype is based upon the Company's proven, accurate, and highly accepted INSTI ...


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New Filter Technology – Uses Inert Gas to Bore Holes in High-Quality Steel


Two early-stage venture capital investors are joining the i3 Membrane GmbH startup in August 2014. High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) of Bonn and Innovationsstarter Fonds of Hamburg are investing in development and marketing of a novel filter technology. The new high-tech membrane is made of ...


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