Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Technology
Networks
Scientific Communities
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article
  News
Return

deltaDOT Announces Manufacturer for 1D Protein/Nucleic Acid Analysis System

Published: Thursday, September 08, 2005
Last Updated: Thursday, September 08, 2005
Bookmark and Share
The Peregrine Protein/Nucleic Acid analysis system and the Merlin DNA sequencer are designed to offer unrivalled sensitivity, ultra high-speed throughput and low running costs.

deltaDOT has announced that Lathrop Engineering has been awarded the manufacturing contract for its first two commercial products, a protein/nucleic acid analysis system and a DNA sequencer. These products are based on deltaDOT's proprietary Label Free Intrinsic Imaging (LFII) technology.

Both the Peregrine Protein/Nucleic Acid analysis system and the Merlin DNA sequencer are designed to offer unrivalled sensitivity, ultra high-speed throughput and low running costs.

Tony Baxter, CEO of deltaDOT said "We are very impressed with Lathrop's manufacturing capabilities and are confident in their ability to deliver high-quality systems with fast delivery times.”

He adds, “Having previously developed a range of biomedical products, including electrophoresis systems, Lathrop understands the stringent tolerances of this business and the requirements of manufacturing precision instrumentation.”

Further he said, “Their technical abilities, industry experience, and short development cycles are all advantages that we can pass on directly to our customers."

deltaDOT's biomolecule detection technique, LFII, is derived from recent innovations in high-energy physics research and their application in modern biochemical analysis.

Unlike conventional techniques, the technology does not require target molecules to be labelled and therefore enables superior data quantification, while reducing throughput times, operating costs and health and safety issues.

"Both the management and engineering teams at Lathrop are tremendously excited to be working with deltaDOT on the Peregrine and Merlin projects," said Bruce Richardson, VP of Engineering for Lathrop.
He adds, "Founded in their background and field knowledge, both in the bioscience and particle physics, deltaDOT has created a core set of technologies that offer immediately recognizable benefits.”

“The ability to detect and quantify unlabelled proteins is a significant accomplishment and immensely important to the research and pharmaceutical development communities.”

Further he said, “This will also provide deltaDOT with a substantial competitive advantage in the biomedical market and we look forward to sharing in their future success."

 


Further Information

Join For Free

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 3,000+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More Than 4,400+ 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 TechnologyNetworks.com 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.


Scientific News
Releasing Cancer Cells for Better Analysis
A new device developed at the University of Michigan could provide a non-invasive way to monitor the progress of an advanced cancer treatment.
Releasing Cancer Cells for Better Analysis
A new device developed at the University of Michigan could provide a non-invasive way to monitor the progress of an advanced cancer treatment.
Apricot Kernels Pose Risk of Cyanide Poisoning
Eating more than three small raw apricot kernels, or less than half of one large kernel, in a serving can exceed safe levels. Toddlers consuming even one small apricot kernel risk being over the safe level.
Cell Transplant Treats Parkinson’s in Mice
A University of Wisconsin—Madison neuroscientist has inserted a genetic switch into nerve cells so a patient can alter their activity by taking designer drugs that would not affect any other cell.
Understanding Female HIV Transmission
Glowing virus maps points of entry through entire female reproductive tract for first time.
Genetic Markers Influence Addiction
Differences in vulnerability to cocaine addiction and relapse linked to both inherited traits and epigenetics, U-M researchers find.
Lab-on-a-Chip for Detecting Glucose
By integrating microfluidic chips with fiber optic biosensors, researchers in China are creating ultrasensitive lab-on-a-chip devices to detect glucose levels.
A lncRNA Regulates Repair of DNA Breaks in Breast Cancer Cells
Findings give "new insight" into biology of tough-to-treat breast cancer.
COPD Linked to Increased Bacterial Invasion
Persistent inflammation in COPD may result from a defect in the immune system that allows airway bacteria to invade deeper into the lung.
Detection of HPV in First-Void Urine
Similar sensitivity of HPV test on first void urine sample compared to cervical smear.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
Skyscraper Banner

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
3,000+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
4,400+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FOR FREE!