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Paige and OptraSCAN partner to streamline digital pathology adoption

Paige and OptraSCAN have announced a partnership to streamline the adoption of digital pathology technology in the United States, European Union countries and United Kingdom.

Beckman Coulter Life Sciences announces call for grant applications

Beckman Coulter Life Sciences has shown its continuing commitment to the next generation of researchers and scientists with a call for registrations for its SPRI Grants for Genomic Research.

Compliance is king for pathology laboratories sourcing diagnostic chemicals

Laboratory professionals’ due diligence on the chemical products used in their diagnostic analysis work is increasingly vital, according to diagnostic stain and reagent manufacturer, Atom Scientific.

HORIBA Veterinary adds new rapid PCR test

HORIBA’s POCKIT Central veterinary PCR analyser E. cuniculi assay enables rapid testing of domestic rabbits for difficult to diagnose microsporidian parasite.

How are laboratories tackling misinformation?

Why opening up communication channels can stop the spread of misinformation. Aleiya Lonsdale, Head of Event at Lab Innovations 2022, discusses how the laboratory community has tried to hold back against the tide of scientific misinformation.

BIVDA and LumiraDx report on the role of rapid diagnostics in tackling AMR

The Testing Times report reflects expert opinion that supporting more widespread use of rapid diagnostic technology should be a central aim of efforts to tackle the next hidden pandemic.

Gilead Sciences completes acquisition of MiroBio

Gilead Sciences has announced the completion of its deal to acquire MiroBio, for approximately $405 million in cash.

New corrosion-resistant digital stirring hot plates

Torrey Pines Scientific has launched its new EchoTherm Model HS70 corrosion-resistant fully programmable digital stirring hot plates.

Cell membranes play a larger role than thought in allowing viruses to infect cells

Understanding where and how protein spikes invade healthy cells could advance the fight against COVID-19 and other viral illnesses.

AetherAI’s introduces AI-assisted lymph node assessment workflow

AetherAI, Asia’s leading medical image AI solution provider, has designed an AI-assisted lymph node assessment workflow, validated with clinical experiments, and revealed the improvement of micrometastasis identification sensitivity from 81% to 95%.

Advanced Instruments introduces the OsmoPRO MAX automated osmometer

The company’s newest osmometer delivers the automation and data management capabilities modern clinical laboratories require to free up staff time, improve result turnaround times, reduce errors, and ensure effortless compliance.

Unilabs selects Proscia's AI for skin pathology

The diagnostic services provider projects DermAI may decrease turnaround time for melanoma cases by 30-40%.

Grail reports positive multi-cancer early detection screening study results

Grail has announced final results from the interventional Pathfinder study, which evaluated multi-cancer early detection (MCED) screening using a blood test and the clinical care pathways following a “cancer signal detected” MCED test result in 6,662 individuals aged 50 years or older, an age group at elevated risk for cancer.

ValitaCell joins Beckman Coulter Life Sciences

Beckman Coulter Life Sciences has acquired ValitaCell, a biotechnology company that creates pioneering analytical products and technologies for the biopharmaceutical industry.

AI-based pathology diagnosis tool in development detects seven types of gastric cancer

Image data from multiple hospitals improves the tool’s versatility and accuracy.

Deciphex launches its Diagnexia service in the USA

Deciphex, a leading provider of digital pathology software and services, has launched its Diagnexia service in the United States.

Lunaphore and Nucleai partner for AI-powered spatial biology analysis

Lunaphore, a Swiss life sciences company developing technology to enable spatial biology in every laboratory, and Nucleai, a leader in AI-powered spatial biology transforming precision medicine by unlocking the power of pathology data, hav announced a collaboration to accelerate the discovery of novel biomarkers and drug targets using the latest spatial imaging and machine learning technologies.

PhoreMost enters multi-project drug target discovery collaboration with Roche

PhoreMost will deploy its Siteseeker platform to identify novel targets for Roche’s discovery programmes.

UK support for microbiology service in India continues post-COVID

A laboratory service in a local hospital in West Bengal, India, is continuing to benefit from UK support offered by Mast Group and others post-COVID.

Achieving net-zero medicine through innovation

Aleiya Lonsdale, Head of Event, at Lab Innovations, explains how pharmaceutical companies in the UK can do their part to help tackle carbon emissions and reach the NHS’ net-zero goal when developing drugs.

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2 & 3 November 2022

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