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Top List: Top Life Sciences News this Month

28 Nov 2014

Read a summary of this month’s top ten news articles from the Life Sciences community.

FEI Announces Teneo VS™ for 3D Volume Imaging of Cells and Tissues
FEI has announced the launch of the Teneo VS™ Scanning Electron Microscope for fully-automated, large-volume reconstructions with dramatically improved z-axis resolution.


My Lab Essentials: Dr Tom Brown (Jr)

In this first article in the new My Lab Essentials series, Dr Tom Brown (Jr), Director and Head of Oxford R&D Laboratory at ATDBio, discusses the lab equipment used by his team for their research and development in the production of highly modified DNA oligonucleotides.

Scientifica Introduces LASU, the 'Laser Applied Stimulation & Uncaging' System, Perfect for Optogenetic and Uncaging Studies
The Laser Applied Stimulation & Uncaging (LASU) system has been introduced by Scientifica to enhance the combination of electrophysiology, optogenetics and uncaging, for advanced studies of neuronal processes.

Leica Microsystems’ Ion Beam Milling System Leica EM TIC 3X Now Available With Vacuum Cryo Transfer Docking Port
Leica Microsystems’ ion beam milling system Leica EM TIC 3X is now available with a docking port for vacuum cryo transfer, to enable transfer at vacuum and/or cryo conditions with the Leica EM VCT100 vacuum cryo transfer system.

How to Achieve Publication-Quality Images
Discover how Datacolor’s ChromaCal Color Calibration System can help you to generate publication-quality images in five simple steps.

EMD Millipore's New SNAP i.d.® 2.0 System for Immunohistochemistry Minimizes Slide Handling
EMD Millipore has introduced the new SNAP i.d.® 2.0 Protein Detection System for Immunohistochemistry (IHC), which streamlines immunohistochemistry workflows and significantly decreases slide handling time. 

Five Essential Neuroscience Imaging Applications
Access five useful papers which give an insight into the currently available technology for use in neuroscience imaging.

BioTek Introduces Cytation™ 5 Cell Imager at ASCB 2014
BioTek has announced the launch of its Cytation™ 5 Cell Imaging Multi-Mode Reader, which combines automated digital widefield microscopy with conventional multi-mode microplate detection.

Bessel Beam Plane Illumination Microscopy Enables Fast 3D Volume Imaging
ZEISS and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Janelia Research Campus plan to commercialize Bessel beam plane illumination microscopy (lattice light sheet microscopy). The technology allows high-speed 3D fluorescence imaging of living cellular and multicellular specimens with nearly isotropic spatial resolution.

Upcoming FREE Webinar: Trouble Free HPLC Analysis of Creams and Lotions: Beautiful Separations of Beauty Products
Don’t forget to register for this free SelectScience webinar with Dr Egidijus Machtejevas (Instrumental Analytics Senior Product Manager, Merck Millipore) on December 2nd 2014, to learn about the analysis of matrix rich samples using monolithic silica columns.