Microbiology lab refurbishment

The PHE Public Health Laboratory at Central Manchester University Hospitals (CMFT) has become the first microbiology laboratory in the North West to become automated using COPAN WASPLab (Walk Away Specimen Processor) technology.

New disposable tips

Tecan has introduced a selection of clear Liquid Handling disposable tips, intended for use with Air LiHa, Air FCA and Cavro ADP pipetting options.

Analysis of urine samples

The MAST Uri System is an innovative, rapid and streamlined, semi-automated laboratory solution for the microbiological analysis of urine samples, to aid the diagnosis of urinary tract infections.

New monotest system launched

Launch Diagnostics is pleased to introduce the new VIrClia monotest system, an indirect chemiluminescent immunoassay for the detection of antibodies against infectious diseases in human serum or plasma samples.

Greiner Bio-One: Combined tubes launched

Following the successful launch of the new capillary blood collection system last autumn, Greiner Bio-One now presents the new MiniCollect Complete tube as the ideal complement to its innovative system.

Roche Diagnostics: R&D Insights meeting

Roche Diagnostics UK welcomed 30 healthcare leaders for its first Roche Diagnostics R&D Insights meeting.


Sebia enters agreement

The test mitigates the potential interference in visualisation of M-proteins in immunofixation electrophoresis caused by DARZALEX. 

The 1p “lab on a chip”

Scientists have developed a method to produce a cheap and reusable diagnostic “lab on a chip”, that can cost just 1p per chip.

Fibre-bot is “width of a hair”

A fibre-optic medical robot that could access the body through tiny cavities is being developed b

"Sensitive and affordable spectroscopy equipment"

HORIBA says its new MacroRAM Benchtop Raman Spectrometer offers best of class in sensitivity and

Quality Accreditation Program

Horiba Medical has introduced a Quality Accreditation Program (QAP) to assist its customers in reaching and maintaining the required standards for UKAS accreditation.