This startup is selling $1 million plates of made-to-order, custom-built DNA to companies like Microsoft

This startup is selling $1 million plates of made-to-order, custom-built DNA to companies like Microsoft

In San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood, a 20-minute streetcar ride away from Google’s city offices, lies hidden a DNA factory. That’s not an embellishment: Twist Bioscience, a venture-funded startup with investors including Russian billionaire Yuri Milner and Dr. Boris Nikolic, science advisor to Bill Gates, is writing millions of dollars worth of made-to-order synthesized DNA […]

GHP (Global Health & Pharma) Magazine Gives GeoMetrick Enterprises 2016 International Life Sciences Award

GHP (Global Health & Pharma) Magazine Gives GeoMetrick Enterprises 2016 International Life Sciences Award

GeoMetrick Enterprises has been included in the GHP (Global Health and Pharma) Magazine 2016 International Life Sciences Awards naming this Ann Arbor, Michigan-based business “Best Laboratory Informatics Solutions Company – USA.” GHP Magazine states that, as “[recognition of] the exceptional work of firms in this industry, the 2016 International Life Sciences Awards are a snapshot […]

When do Drug Patents Expire and When can Generics Launch?

When do Drug Patents Expire and When can Generics Launch?

Drug patents play a central role in the pharmaceutical industry. Fortunes change change overnight as innovators lose patent protection, and as generics start to gain market share. A challenge in navigating this exciting space is that it can be difficult to determine when drug patents expire, and when generics can launch. Differences in international patent […]

Porvair Sciences to launch new microplate for genomics at Analytica 2016

Porvair Sciences to launch new microplate for genomics at Analytica 2016

Porvair Sciences has announced that it will launch an exciting new microplate for genomics sample preparation at the forthcoming Analytica 2016 exhibition in Munich, Germany. Designed with thickened walls and strengthened ribs underneath to stop cracking or leaking when used in Geno/Grinder or Tissulyser machines the robust 96-well 2ml deep well Genomics Sample Preparation Plate […]

Festo Showcases Automation Enabling Technology for High Speed Laboratory Devices

Festo Showcases Automation Enabling Technology for High Speed Laboratory Devices

Visit http://www.festo.com/us for further information Festo modular automation systems help laboratory equipment manufacturers lower engineering costs, improve equipment performance, and bring products to market faster. (Festo Pittcon Booth #3923) Festo features at Pittcon 2016, March 6-10 in Atlanta, the company’s automation subassemblies for state-of-the-art laboratory equipment. HAUPPAUGE, NY, March 6, 2016 – Festo features at […]