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2011-06-14 04:06:00

WOBURN, Mass., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Avantra® Biosciences, a leading innovator in protein diagnostics, announces that it has reduced assay run time by more than 70% on the Avantra Biomarker System.

2011-06-06 04:06:00

WOBURN, Mass., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Avantra® Biosciences, a leading innovator in protein diagnostics, announces a Rapid Assay Prototyping Service.

2011-05-17 07:30:00

DALLAS, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global DNA and Gene Chip (Microarrays) Market (2008 - 2015)" analyzes the DNA microarray market by types and applications and studies the major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and market trends for the DNA microarray market in North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World. Browse market data tables and in-depth TOC on Global DNA and Gene Chip (Microarrays) Market (2008 - 2015)....

2011-04-13 00:00:28

SKi Pro Unique As a Mass-Spec Front-End Instrument San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 12, 2011 Silicon Kinetics Inc., the innovative life sciences tool company which introduced the world’s first 3D biosensor surface for label-free interaction analysis announced lead customers adopting the Company’s AC-MS (affinity capture - mass spec) application with SKi Pro™ instruments. “Silicon Kinetics 3D biosensor chips have a 60x advantage in surface area vs.

2011-03-18 15:05:58

A major milestone in microfluidics could soon lead to stand-alone, self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases within minutes.

2011-02-15 10:13:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Microarrays, in this case, a set of miniaturized chemical reaction areas on a substrate, can be used to test DNA fragments, proteins, and/or antibodies.

2011-01-26 08:02:00

WOBURN, Mass., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Avantra® Biosciences, a leading innovator in protein diagnostics, announced today their first shipments of the new Q400 Biomarker Workstation and the innovative Angio Qx(TM) BioChip Immunoassay.

2010-12-22 10:59:32

If you suffer from sepsis, you used to have to wait as much as 48 hours for laboratory findings.

2010-11-12 04:30:00

DALLAS, November 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The 'Top 10 drug discovery technologies (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/drug-discovery-41.html) - strategic analysis and global forecasts (2010 to 2015)' analyzes the top 10 drug discovery technologies with respect to market drivers, opportunities and trends in the diverse geographical regions including North America, Europe, Asia and rest of the world. Browse market data tables and in-depth TOC on Top 10 drug discovery...

2010-09-28 20:19:52

Circulating tumor cells (CTCs) may be a promising alternative, noninvasive source of tumor materials for biomarker assessment.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.