Industry News: In the News this Week: Advances in HIV Vaccine Development, ECCMID Highlights & SelectScience Wins UK Life Science Employer of the Year

16 May 2014

Read our top news stories from this week:

Highlights from ECCMID 2014
The 24th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases was this year held in the beautiful city of Barcelona. Some of the hot technology topics included the latest molecular diagnostic developments, next generation sequencing, point-of-care advances and MALDI-TOF analysis.

AIDS Vaccine Could Work Against Changeable Site on HIV
A vaccine or other therapy directed at a single site on a surface protein of HIV could in principle neutralize nearly all strains of the virus — thanks to the diversity of targets the site presents to the human immune system.

Secure Informatics Solution for Regulated Pharmaceutical Labs
Agilent Technologies Inc. has introduced a new solution for regulated pharmaceutical laboratories that must comply with U.S. FDA 21 CFR Part 11. Easy to deploy and use, this off-the-shelf solution secures chromatography and mass spectrometry data for up to two instruments.

The Role of Science in Ensuring Food Integrity
Learn how tandum mass spectrometry has become a key technique in the analysis of food stuffs in this SelectScience video interview.

SelectScience Wins UK Life Science Employer of the Year Award 2014
SelectScience, has been recognized in the UK Life Science Skills Award scheme. The scheme rewards apprentices, individuals and employers who have excelled in contributing to the development of skills within the life science sector.