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COVID-19 safety measures at Congress – keeping everyone safe

The IBMS takes the safety of delegates, exhibitors and staff at Congress very seriously and accordingly will be implementing onsite COVID-19 safety measures that go beyond the minimum requirements that are in place in the UK.

Supporting a vibrant research community with advanced microscopy systems

Olympus has announced the opening of the Olympus Discovery Center at Texas A&M Health to support research focused on treating, alleviating and preventing human diseases.

Single-channel pipetting module introduced

INTEGRA Biosciences has created the D-ONE single-channel pipetting module for hands-free transfers from individual tubes or wells using the ASSIST PLUS pipetting robot.

More versatility and efficiency in centrifugation

Celebrating a 75-year legacy in centrifugation, Beckman Coulter Life Sciences has launched its most versatile 3-litre benchtop centrifuge yet – the Allegra V-15R refrigerated centrifuge

Antibody labelling kits for super-resolution microscopy

Biotium is expanding its line of Mix-n-Stain labelling kits with new kits designed specifically for producing antibody conjugates ideal for super-resolution stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy (STORM).

Help to detect, monitor and manage medical conditions

On stand 126 at the upcoming IBMS Congress, the Alpha Laboratories’ team will discuss the extensive range of diagnostic assays plus controls, standards and calibrators that help support ISO 15189 accreditation.

Annual BSMT Microbiology Conference: a change of date

In view of the ongoing pandemic, the BSMT committee has decided to move this year’s face-to-face event to Tuesday 19 July 2022, at the Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon, in the hope that it does not encounter any restrictions at that time.

Introducing anti-daratumumab antibodies

Bio-Rad Laboratories has launched a range of anti-daratumumab antibodies that are specific for daratumumab (Darzalex) and inhibit the binding of the drug to its target, CD38.

Improved detection and new mould discrimination

A comprehensive new primary validation of the popular TSI BioTrak Real-Time Viable Particle Counter from Validair has recently been completed to satisfy the demanding requirements of both users and regulators.

Exclusive NHS discounts on ZEISS microscopes and accessories

For a limited time only, laboratories in the NHS and clinical setting can take advantage of discounted pricing for the ZEISS Axiolab 5 and Axioscope 5 smart upright microscopes, along with offers on selected accessories and software.

Full-scale digital pathology adoption at Uppsala University Hospital

Proscia and Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden, have announced a multi-year agreement to fully digitise the region’s pathology workflows.

New high-throughput haemostasis analyser and reagent range

HORIBA UK will be showing, for the first time in the UK, its new Yumizen G1550 automated haemostasis analyser and Microsemi CRP LC-767G POC haematology analyser at next month’s IBMS Congress.

Convenience and Increased confidence in APTT testing results

When running the one-stage activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT) method to manage haemophilia A patients, the CRYOcheck factor VIII-deficient plasma with Von Willebrand factor (VWF), from Precision Biologic, could improve assay performance.

Serosep crowned Irish Medtech Company of the Year 2021

The Irish Medtech Association has announced that Limerick-based Serosep has been awarded Irish Medtech Company of the Year at the Association’s annual Medtech Rising conference, hosted jointly with Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland.

Keeping one step ahead of the pandemic

Pro-Lab Diagnostics was one of the first companies to obtain CE/IVD certification for the SARS-CoV-2 kit in March 2020

Medix Biochemica expands its molecular diagnostics business

Medix Biochemica has acquired myPOLS Biotec, which broadens Medix Biochemica’s portfolio of molecular diagnostic raw materials for the in vitro diagnostics industry.

More effective cancer diagnosis via AI-enabled digital pathology

Crosscope, a leader in AI-enabled digital pathology software, and BALCO Medical Centre are joining hands to facilitate the digital transformation of the BALCO pathology department.

Shaping the laboratory of the future together

The international laboratory sector will once again meet in person at analytica, its biggest industry platform, in Munich on 21-24 June 2022.

Bio-Rad launches anti-pertuzumab antibodies

Bio-Rad Laboratories has introduced four inhibitory antibodies that are highly specific to pertuzumab (Perjeta). These ready-made antibodies inhibit the binding of the drug to its target, human epidermal growth factor 2 (HER2).

AMR: less conversation, more action please

The term antimicrobial resistance describes an infection that can no longer be treated because the microorganism(s) involved can survive and proliferate in the presence of the drug. Here, Dr Carolyne Horner offers a personal view of the future.

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Arab Lab Live 2022

Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre Dubai World Trade Centre - Trade Centre - Trade Centre 2 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
24 - 26 October 2022

Lab Innovations 2022

Hall 2 NEC, Birmingham
2 & 3 November 2022

MEDICA 2022

Messe Düsseldorf D-40474 Düsseldorf, Stockumer Kirchstraße 61
14 - 17 November 2022

Meeting demand: the changing picture of diagnostics

The King's Fund, London, W1G 0AN
16 November 2022

Access the latest issue of Pathology In Practice on your mobile device together with an archive of back issues.

Download the FREE Pathology In Practice app from your device's App store

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