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Reliable pure water

ELGA MEDICA water purification systems are compact integrated units which deliver CLSI Type 1 water with a resistivity of better than 10 Megohm-cm.

Versatile freeze dryers

Genevac has announced the introduction of the VirTis Genesis Freeze Drying System offering unmatched versatility for pilot, research or small scale applications.

Carousel 12 Plus Reaction Station

The new Carousel 12 Plus Reaction Station has been designed to provide a productivity tool that simultaneously heat or cools, stirs and reflux's up to 12 samples under an inert atmosphere.

Capit-All Screw Cap Tube

The Capit-All Screw Cap Tube Capper/Decapper is a new automated system for removing and replacing 96-format screw-cap storage tubes.

FLASH 4000 N/Protein analyzer

The FLASH 4000 N/Protein analyzer features a large sample load (2 grams), ensuring maximum accuracy and reliability of results and improved productivity capabilities.

Embryo regeneration

How exactly is the half embryo able to maintain its tissues and organs in the correct proportions despite being smaller than a normal sized embryo? There may be an answer.

Treating symptomatic myocardial bridging

Researchers have developed a new classification system that may help guide doctors' decision-making regarding patients who have a heart abnormality.

From bypass to kidney stones

Morbidly obese patients who undergo a particular type of gastric bypass surgery called Roux-en-Y gastric bypass are at an increased risk of developing kidney stones.

Pregnancy cancer protection

Pregnancy seems to confer some protection against bladder cancer in mice, scientists have found.

Unhealthy meals harms memory

Adults with type 2 diabetes who eat unhealthy meals may experience memory declines immediately afterward, but this can be offset by taking antioxidant vitamins with the meal.

Ancient Mexican maize varieties

Researchers are in the process of sequencing one of the ancient popcorn races, Palomero, and analyzing its molecular and functional diversity relative to other maize races.

How to build a plant

With data emerging from many genome sequencing projects, scientists have begun to unravel the details of plant architecture at the molecular level.

Studying retroviral transmission

Recent findings by medical researchers indicate that naturally occurring nanotubes may serve as tunnels that protect retroviruses and bacteria in transit from diseased to healthy cells.

New potential gene therapy

A new University of Georgia study helps bring scientists closer to a safe and efficient gene delivery method that doesn't involve viruses.

Killing bacteria in vegetable washwater

Research indicates that a commercially available fruit and vegetable wash, when used in a food-manufacturing setting, decreases disease-causing organisms in produce-processing washwater.

Good and bad sugars

Overweight adults who consume large amounts of fructose have been found to experience alarming changes in body fat and insulin sensitivity that do not occur after eating glucose.

More benefits from milk

Grabbing as little as one glass of low-fat or fat free milk could help protect your heart, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Crawling the Web: miRNA's in tumours

Everyday, Scientist Live turns its eyes to the Web around it and highlights news and research across the Internet. Today brings us miRNA's role in glioblastoma multiforme formation.

Image of the day: E. coli O157:H7

E. coli O157:H7 lives in the intestines of healthy cattle, preventive measures on cattle farms and during meat processing are being investigated.

Probing protein interactions

MIT researchers have designed a new type of probe that can image thousands of interactions between proteins inside a living cell.

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