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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.

Next innovation in high-performance liquid chromatography

Menarini has used its extensive experience with high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) technology to provide the most complete HPLC product portfolio on the market, making Menarini the partner of choice for haemoglobin analysis.

Spatial proteomics technology predicts breast cancer progression

Ionpath has announced that a peer-reviewed research study led by scientists at Stanford University, Washington University, Duke University and Arizona State University has been published in the journal Cell.

Fluorescent dyes modifications for improved super-resolution imaging

Biotium has collaborated with Professor Ke Xu at the University of California, Berkeley, in order to improve the photoswitching behaviour of rhodamine dyes for optimal (d)STORM ([direct] stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy) performance.

In vitro diagnostic research by an NMR system in Paris

Université de Paris has installed a new Bruker In Vitro Diagnostic research (IVDr) nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometer within its MetaboParis-Santé platform located in the centre of Paris, France.

Biomedical Science Congress: exhibition and opportunity

Next month, the International Convention Centre in Birmingham will host one of the largest gatherings of biomedical and life science companies held anywhere in the world., and is an event not to be missed.

National Comparative Audits of Blood Transfusion: an online resource

A joint SHOT and NCA webinar will run on Tuesday 15 February 2022 (14:00–15:00 GMT).

The most effective communicator of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic age

Delegates to the upcoming IBMS Congress will hear the views, thoughts and opinions of the best in their field, and will leave the Tuesday Plenary session with a clearer understanding of what is happening in pathology.

Launch of new research-grade laboratory autoclaves

The C40 Benchtop steriliser is the first model to be launched by Priorclave as part of its new BASE range of research-grade laboratory autoclaves.

First end-to-end safe needle destruction technology

A recent survey showed that 94% of practising surgeons in the UK have either been personally affected by a needlestick injury (NSI) or have seen a colleague experience one.

An organisation dedicated to diagnostics and laboratory informatics

CliniSys has announced the recent acquisition of HORIZON Lab Systems and the combination with Sunquest Information Systems, as CliniSys.

Role of secondary species of mosquito in malaria transmission

New research has revealed that further intervention methods may be required to reduce the transmission of malaria throughout certain parts of Africa in order to combat the daytime-biting species of mosquito found there.

National Comparative Audits of Blood Transfusion: a highlight reminder

A joint SHOT and NCA webinar will run on Tuesday 15 February 2022 (14:00–15:00 GMT).

Compact and versatile incubator/chiller/freezer

Torrey Pines Scientific has launched its EchoTherm Model IC20XR Compact Peltier driven, Chilling/Heating Dry Bath. It can freeze, chill or heat samples from –10°C to 110°C at your work station.

Quality, consent and sharing: crises in biobanking

The field of medical research has its share of crises. They may seem small-scale compared with the existential crisis of climate change, in part because a crisis in medical research does not have immediate life and death consequences.

Seminars at the IBMS Congress: a Hall 4 experience

As part of the upcoming Biomedical Science Congress, the IBMS has organised a full exhibition hall programme of talks and seminars, with a principal focus on education and training.

Upcoming Events

Haemovigilance Past, Present and Future

Regency Suite, Brighton Hilton Metropole
6–8 July

BSMT - The Genomic and Microbiology Revolution: In Technology We Trust?

Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon, London
19 July 2022

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

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14 - 17 November 2022

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Upcoming Events

Haemovigilance Past, Present and Future

Regency Suite, Brighton Hilton Metropole
6–8 July

BSMT - The Genomic and Microbiology Revolution: In Technology We Trust?

Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon, London
19 July 2022

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

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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