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The automation gap. A guide to smooth and suistanable automation in the nucleic acid testing market.

The automation gap. A guide to smooth and suistanable automation in the nucleic acid testing market.

From small Laboratories running nucleic acid extraction protocols to the cutting edge Next Generation Sequencing assays; enzymes, primers, modified nucleotides and secret buffers represent a high percentage of the total cost per sample. This article will not discuss about the high margins companies apply to those products or the profits they earn (specially in the […]

Laboratory automation forecast 2015-2020

Laboratory automation involves the process, technology, device and software which enable automated workflow process in the laboratories and thus reduce manual steps and errors. Lab automation incorporates both hardware (devices) and software. Hardware Automation involves either total automation system (TLA) where all the devices are integrated or modular automation where certain devices in the workflow […]