Blog: On The Road At AACR 2013



The American Association for Cancer Research is the oldest cancer research organization in the United States, and the largest in the world. Originally founded by 11 members in 1907, it has grown...Read More

Date Posted: 04/08/13

Blog: Selina Wray, PhD University College London (UCL) Discusses her Challenge with Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells



Dr. Wray, a neurology researcher talks about overcoming the challenge of getting induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) working in a department with no stem cell experience.Read More

Date Posted: 04/08/13

Blog: Life Technologies Launches Oncomine® Bioinformatics Solutions for Cancer Researchers



Life Technologies is introducing two new bioinformatics offerings - Oncomine® Gene Browser and Ion Reporter™ Oncomine® Workflow - that will allow cancer researchers new avenues of access to one of the largest genomics databases available, compiled by the former Compendia Bioscience. Both products will be featured in Life Technologies' booth (#2222) at the 2013 annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR 2013), April 6 – 10 in Washington, D.C.Read More

Date Posted: 04/04/13

Blog: Two Ion AmpliSeq™ Panels Launch



Life Technologies has launched two Ion AmpliSeq™ Community Panels: the Ion AmpliSeq™ BRCA1 and BRCA2 Panel design and the Ion AmpliSeq™ Colon and Lung Cancer Panel design. The BRCA panel analyzes the coding regions of the tumor suppressor genes BRCA1 and BRCA2. The colon and lung panel analyzes more than 500 mutations in 22 associated genes.Read More

Date Posted: 04/02/13

Blog: Life Technologies Offers New Rapid DNA Platform



Life Technologies has signed a global exclusive agreement with LGC Forensics for the right to distribute ParaDNA®, a portable rapid DNA system that determines the quality of human DNA faster and more economically than any existing method. This announcement is the second in a series of new Rapid DNA products the company will introduce to expand the landscape beyond traditional Rapid DNA systems.Read More

Date Posted: 04/01/13

Blog: Life Technologies India was Awarded the Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises' President's Award



Life Technologies in India was awarded the Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises' (ABLE) prestigious President's Award in recognition of its services in the field of Science, Technology and Innovation. Read More

Date Posted: 03/27/13

Blog: New Ask TaqMan® Video: Finding Your Sensitive Side in Real-time PCR



Researchers who study liver disease in hippopotamus should count themselves fortunate; they never run low on RNA for their gene expression studies. But what about those who work on micro-dissected mouse tumor samples, even single cells? Or who work on limited cell-sorted fractions? Or researchers like Andre of the Barretos Cancer Hospital, who shared his concern about...Read More

Date Posted: 03/21/13

Blog: New Novex Tips and Tricks Videos for Immunoassays: Antibody Pairs, ELISA and Multiplex Kits

New Videos

Learn how to use immunoassays: antibody pairs, ELISA and multiplex kits in these quick how to tutorial videos.Read More

Date Posted: 03/19/13

Blog: If a Researcher Tweets, will Anyone Listen?

Researchers on Social

As people are discovering new reasons to share personal or professional content, social media is quickly becoming a fast and easy method of communication and a powerful research tool. Learn how to use it to promote your research.Read More

Date Posted: 03/11/13

Blog: A Global Science Orchestra - Novex Bolt

New Video

Watch this amazing Novex Bolt Orchestra video that was created using 31 common lab sounds from 5 continents and a total of 9 labs.Read More

Date Posted: 03/08/13