Agilent 1100 Series liquid chromatography (LC) micro collection/spotting system, a complete software-controlled product, features direct spotting on matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry (MALDI-MS) targets.
BD TALON Single Step Columns provide one-step purification of histidine-tagged proteins directly from bacterial culture. Dry-down technology packages dehydrated lysis buffer and resin in a disposable column.
ProteomeLab IgG Purity/Heterogeneity Assay is offered in a kit format with a validated standard operating protocol (SOP). It includes all the necessary chemistry components to resolve both native and reduced immunoglobulins by size and to quantify the heterogeneity and impurities present.
BSI Proteomics is able to provide high resolution images of the drug binding site of protein kinases, which provides a more accurate model for rational drug design. Dynamic Crystallization technologies provide structures of kinases.
Labtronics Inc. announces the introduction of a new LimsLinkCDS interface, which provides a direct and transparent connection between the Agilent ChemStation Plus Chromatography Data Systems and any LIMS. New menu items allow access to the LIMS from within the CDS application.
OpenEye Scientific Software, developer of molecular modeling solutions for drug discovery, today announced it will support Intel® Itanium® 2-based HP systems running both Linux and HP-UX operating systems.
Surety, Inc. has launched AbsoluteProof for Life Sciences, a new service to support life sciences companies in protecting the integrity of crucial electronic records.
SampleManager 2004 LIMS from Thermo Electron Corp. offers powerful Web capabilities such as XML (eXtensible Markup Language) processing and a Web interface for dynamic data submission. The product is offered for consistent performance and predictable deployments across the global enterprise.
Tripos has released ChemCoreRIO, ChemCoreREG and the Tripos Electronic Notebook, the key components in their informatics product for lab workflows, and SARNavigator and LITHIUM, data analysis and decision support components in their knowledge management solution.
SQL*LIMS version 5.0 includes an enhanced user interface delivered via a Web services application that provides an enterprise-accessible tool for pharmaceutical manufacturing groups and global organizations.
Bioinformatics Solutions Inc. has announced that a Perl API is now available to the company's PROSPECT Pro user community. Cavanagh and Hart, from the Bioinformatics Department at Genentech Inc.
Geospiza hasannounced the release of the Finch® Trace Viewer, FinchTV, a freely available software utility for viewing DNA sequencing chromatogram files.
Use of 1- or 2-D gel electrophoresis followed by enzymatic digestion and mass spectrometry (MS) analysis is currently the most predominant workflow for protein identification.
by Elizabeth Tolchin As part of the Genomics:GTL (formerly Genomes to Life) project, funded by the US Department of Energy, researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, Calif., are using phenotype microarrays to rapidly deduce the stress-response pathways in metal- and radionuclide-reducing bacteria.
by Elizabeth Tolchin A group of chemists at Northwestern University, Chicago, claim they developed a diagnostic method that is much faster, easier to use, more accurate, and less expensive than polymerase chain reaction (PCR).