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Camera for the Nano-Cosmos

12-Aug-2015

To gain even deeper insights into the smallest of worlds, the thresholds of microscopy must be expanded further. Scientists at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) and the TU Dresden, in cooperation with the Freie Universität Berlin, have succeeded in combining two established ...

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Researcher uses vibrations to identify materials' composition

Hybrid photonic-nanomechanical force microscopy (HPFM) brings greater spatial resolution

12-Aug-2015

A researcher at the University of Central Florida has developed a new method for identifying materials' unique chemical "fingerprints" and mapping their chemical properties at a much higher spatial resolution than ever before. It's a discovery that could have promising implications for fields as ...

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Scientists adopt new strategy to find Huntington's disease therapies

Large, international NIH-supported study uses precision medicine to tackle neurological disorders

11-Aug-2015

Scientists searched the chromosomes of more than 4,000 Huntington's disease patients and found that DNA repair genes may determine when the neurological symptoms begin. The results may provide a guide for discovering new treatments for Huntington's disease and a roadmap for studying other ...

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Making a better nitrate test kit

11-Aug-2015

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 ...

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Atomic view of microtubules

Berkeley Lab researchers achieve record 3.5 angstroms resolution and visualize action of a major microtubule-regulating protein

07-Aug-2015

Microtubules, hollow fibers of tubulin protein only a few nanometers in diameter, form the cytoskeletons of living cells and play a crucial role in cell division through their ability to undergo rapid growth and shrinkage, a property called "dynamic instability." Through a combination of ...

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Microscopy Today Innovation Award for ZEISS microscope

07-Aug-2015

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 ...

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Watching a tumour grow in real-time

Researchers from the University of Freiburg have gained new insight into the phases of breast cancer growth

05-Aug-2015

The ability to visualize and characterize the composition of a tumour in detail during its development can provide valuable insights in order to target appropriate therapeutics. Researchers from the University of Freiburg have visualized and quantified the growth and composition of breast tumours ...

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Thomas Bachmann is new Chief Executive Officer of the Eppendorf Group

04-Aug-2015

Thomas Bachmann became Chief Executive Officer of the Eppendorf Group on August 1, 2015. Following the departure of Eppendorf's previous CEO, the company's Chief Financial Officer, Detmar Ammermann, had exercised the function of Spokesman of the Management Board on an interim basis in addition to ...

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Malvern Instruments establishes new biopharmaceutical applications laboratory in the heart of San Diego’s biotech community

03-Aug-2015

Malvern Instruments has established a new biopharmaceutical applications laboratory in the heart of San Diego’s biotechnology cluster. The new laboratory will enable customers and Malvern applications specialists alike to experience and use Malvern’s range of specialist biophysical ...

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Guerbet to double its turnover with the acquisition of Mallinckrodt's contrast media and delivery systems business

31-Jul-2015

Guerbet announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire Mallinckrodt's contrast media and delivery systems business ("CMDS"). With this acquisition, Guerbet aims to create a new global leader in medical imaging.The pro forma combined sales of Guerbet and the ...

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