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Next Generation Sequencing Takes a Leap Forward in 2018

Next Generation Sequencing Takes a Leap Forward in 2018

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We spoke to Thermo Fisher Scientific's Andy Felton to find out more about the latest advancements in Next Generation Sequencing.

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Detecting Insecticides in Contaminated Eggs

Detecting Insecticides in Contaminated Eggs

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In modern agriculture, insecticides are extensively used to manage insect populations and protect crops. Despite heavy regulation, misuse occurs, meaning that insecticides sometimes make their way into the surrounding environment and ultimately entering the food chain. Here we discuss the issue of insecticides in eggs.

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The Future of Lateral Flow

The Future of Lateral Flow

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We recently caught up with BBI’s Managing Director, Liam Taylor, to discuss the expansion of lateral flow testing as a tool for diagnostics and patient monitoring.

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How Software Based Technologies Help Developing Precise and Effective <i>in vitro</i> Diagnostics

How Software Based Technologies Help Developing Precise and Effective in vitro Diagnostics

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We spoke to Dr Philipp Pagel, CMO at numares AG, to learn about some of the limitations of current in vitro diagnostics, and how software based technologies can help overcome some of these.

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Emerging Trends and New Developments in Microfluidics

Emerging Trends and New Developments in Microfluidics

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Microfluidics has rapidly grown in popularity over the last few years, as indicated by the sky-rocketing number of publications featuring microfluidic applications. We caught up with Mark Gilligan, CEO and founder of Dolomite Microfluidics, to discuss the latest developments in microfluidics and how the company is positioning itself to support future developments.

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The Future of Toxicology: An Industry Case Study

The Future of Toxicology: An Industry Case Study

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This article describes some new in vitro approaches to toxicology, as well as current initiatives, to facilitate the verification of methods and conclusions, and to enhance data sharing and scientific discovery.

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Uncovering the Dark Matter of Microbiota

Uncovering the Dark Matter of Microbiota

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We spoke to Dirk Löffert, Ph.D., CEO of Biomillenia, to learn about some of the challenges of isolating live bacterial species, and how microbiome-on-a-chip technology can help overcome some of these.

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Unlocking The Full Potential of Organoids

Unlocking The Full Potential of Organoids

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To learn about the importance of the extracellular matrix and some of the limitations of current organoid culture systems, we spoke to Colin Sanctuary, CEO and founder of QGel, a spin-out from EPFL.

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Increasing Diagnostic Certainty with Optical Biopsies

Increasing Diagnostic Certainty with Optical Biopsies

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We spoke to Dr Sacha Loiseau, developer of Cellvizio®, to learn more about optical biopsy and the benefits it can bring to the clinic.

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Pesticide Residue Quantitation: Pushing the Limits of Detection using LC-MS/MS

Pesticide Residue Quantitation: Pushing the Limits of Detection using LC-MS/MS

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To gain an in-depth understanding of pesticide residue detection in food, and how improved quantitation technology is helping to overcome analytical challenges, we talked with Dr. Debadeep Bhattacharyya, Sr. Manager of Product Marketing at Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

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