The Anti-Doping Control Laboratory at Barcelona's Hospital del Mar Medical research Institute uses LGC's reference materials.
Investigations are underway to try to find out how beefburgers on sale in UK and Irish supermarkets became contaminated with horsemeat.
LGC invests in US genomics laboratory expansion and initiates nucleic acid extraction service to customers in North America
DNA and RNA extraction services will complement existing genotyping service and allow improved R&D support to North American researchers.
LGC has launched an updated 1536-well microtitre plate, for its PCR-based genomics applications.
LGC and Quotient Bioresearch have reached an agremeent on the sale by Quotient of its Bioanalytical Sciences division to LGC.
LGC operates out of 22 countries, with laboratories and centres across Europe and the US, as well as sites in Brazil, China and India.