Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Scientific Community
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article

Thermo Fisher Scientific Announces 2010 Food Safety Seminars in Europe

Published: Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Bookmark and Share
The seminars will provide an opportunity to learn about the latest advances from experts in the field and also from Thermo Fisher's food safety scientists.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has announced a series of seminars to showcase the company's expanding capabilities in food safety testing.

The seminar program will take place across Europe from May 11-13 and May 18-20. The seminars are an opportunity for food safety professionals to learn about the latest advances from experts in the field and also from Thermo Fisher's food safety scientists.


Breda, Netherlands - May 11

Prague, Czech Republic - May 12

Angri, Italy - May 13

Manchester, UK - May 18

Piacenza, Italy - May 19

Dreieich, Germany - May 20

The seminars will focus on a wide variety of topics related to instrument-based testing, including fit-for-purpose methods for mycotoxin analysis, analysis of veterinary drug residues, pathogen detection through Raman spectroscopy, multi-residue pesticide methods, food authenticity testing and a glimpse at the food testing laboratory of the future.

The sessions will be led by Dr. John Gilbert, former science director of FERA (Food and Environment Research Agency) Central Science Laboratory. Dr. Gilbert is now managing director of Food Life International, an organization dedicated to improving the safety of food through research, consulting and training. The interactive sessions will also offer participants the unique opportunity to share their experiences and present concerns or questions to the experts for general discussion.

"This program reinforces Thermo Fisher's commitment to provide the scientific community with the latest food safety testing advice and solutions. We understand the needs of food producers, independent testing labs and researchers with respect to performance, cost-per-sample and optimizing efficiency," said Gerry Broski, marketing director for food safety at Thermo Fisher.

The Thermo Scientific product offering includes a wide range of sample collection, sample preparation, instrumentation and data management products focused on the needs of the food safety market. In addition, a broad portfolio of chemicals, consumables, equipment and supply chain services are available through the Fisher Scientific brand.

From research to testing and monitoring, Thermo Fisher provides methods-based consulting, applications support and training. Thermo Scientific solutions enable fast and accurate testing of potentially harmful contaminants in food, including chemical residues, fungicides, natural toxins, pathogens, pesticides, trace elements and veterinary drugs.

Further Information
Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 2,600+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More than 3,800+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters

Sign In

Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

Related Content

Thermo Fisher Q3 Revenues up 31 Percent
Thermo Fisher announced that revenues grew 31% to $4.17 billion for the third quarter ended September 27, 2014.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Thermo Reports 6% Q4 Revenue Growth
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013.
Friday, January 31, 2014
Record Revenues for Thermo Fisher Scientific
Revenue for the quarter grew 6% to $3.26 billion in 2012, versus $3.09 billion in 2011.
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Thermo Fisher Scientific Demonstrates Leadership in Food Safety at AOAC 2010
Highlights include Food Safety Response Center and complete workflow solutions.
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches Maybridge Ro3 Diversity Fragment Library
Diverse set of 1,500 molecules engineered for high-quality fragment screening-based programmes.
Tuesday, July 06, 2010
Thermo Fisher Scientific Webinar Addresses Future Trace Elemental Analysis Requirements Using AA, ICP and ICP-MS
Webinar entitled "Preparing for Future Trends in Elemental Food Safety Analysis," is now available to view on-demand.
Thursday, May 13, 2010
Thermo Fisher Scientific Opens Global Food Safety Response Center
Designed to aid governments and businesses facing unknown food safety threats involving chemical contaminants.
Friday, April 16, 2010
Thermo Fisher Scientific and Cerilliant Corporation to Offer Certified Solution Standards for Forensic and Clinical Research Laboratories
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., today announced a joint agreement with Cerilliant Corporation to develop and manufacture certified solution standards for the Thermo Scientific ToxSpec Analyzer. Under the marketing agreement, Cerilliant will develop a number of ready-to-use certified solution standards for use with the ToxSpec Analyzer, a complete and easy-to-use LC/MS solution for drugs of abuse analysis in forensic and clinical research laboratories.
Wednesday, January 06, 2010
Thermo Fisher Scientific Presents Innovative Solutions in Food Safety at RAFA 2009
The Company will exhibit innovative food safety solutions at the 4th International RAFA Symposium from November 4-6, 2009.
Tuesday, November 03, 2009
Thermo Fisher Scientific and Symyx Technologies to Deliver Integrated LIMS and ELN Solutions to Scientists
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., today announced the release of a joint product development effort resulting from its partnership with Symyx Technologies.
Tuesday, October 27, 2009
Thermo Fisher Scientific qPCR Products help to Improve Sensitivity in Toxicogenomic Studies
Researchers at the University of Surrey, Guildford, UK are studying the changes in gene expression within cultured human cells that are exposed to drugs and toxicants. Gene expression is measured by isolating total RNA and quantifying mRNA from target genes within the cells.
Thursday, October 22, 2009
Thermo Fisher Scientific to Showcase Innovative Mass Spectrometry Solutions at IMSC 2009
Company will showcase a variety of mass spectrometry software and hardware solutions to deliver improved analytical performance.
Monday, September 07, 2009
Thermo Fisher Scientific Implements LIMS for the Food and Environment Research Agency
Fera uses Thermo Scientific Nautilus to manage critical laboratory data and processes.
Thursday, September 03, 2009
Thermo Fisher Scientific Goes Global with Food Safety Seminar Series
The global seminar program will take place across the U.S., Canada, Europe, Southeast Asia and Japan to explore global perspectives on food safety.
Friday, August 28, 2009
Thermo Fisher Scientific to Host Free ICP-OES / ICP-MS User Meeting in UK
The free-of-charge user meeting is aimed at scientists looking to expand their analysis capabilities in either routine or research laboratories.
Tuesday, August 25, 2009
Scientific News
Developing a Gel that Mimics Human Breast for Cancer Research
Scientists at the Universities of Manchester and Nottingham have been funded to develop a gel that will match many of the biological structures of human breast tissue, to advance cancer research and reduce animal testing.
Lung Repair and Regeneration Gene Discovered
New role for hedgehog gene offers better understanding of lung disease.
New Gene Therapy for Vision Loss From a Mitochondrial Disease
NIH-funded study shows success in targeting mitochondrial DNA in mice.
Self-Propelled Powder to Stop Bleeding
UBC researchers have created the first self-propelled particles capable of delivering coagulants against the flow of blood to treat severe bleeding, a potentially huge advancement in trauma care.
Tension Helps Heart Cells Develop Normally in the Lab
Stanford engineers have uncovered the important role tension plays in growing heart cells out of the body.
Controlling Body Temperature in Response to 'Fight or Flight'
New research in The FASEB Journal suggests that blocking TRPV1 protein causes an increased release of noradrenaline, leading to an increase in core body temperatures.
Inroads Against Leukaemia
Potential for halting disease in molecule isolated from sea sponges.
Researchers Disguise Drugs As Platelets to Target Cancer
Researchers have for the first time developed a technique that coats anticancer drugs in membranes made from a patient’s own platelets.
A Fundamental Protection Mechanism Against Formalin In Mammals is Revealed
Formaldehyde, or formalin, is well known to all of us as a common chemical used in many industrial processes and also as a preservative, remarkably we also produce formaldehyde in our bodies.
Drug Used To Treat HIV Linked to Lower Bone Mass in Newborns
NIH study finds mothers’ use of tenofovir tied to lower bone mineral content in babies.

Skyscraper Banner
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
2,600+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
3,800+ scientific videos