Accelerating rice improvement in South Asia

Blog (ZH) - Rice is a crucial staple food for about half a billion people in Asia, but it suffers from diseases that reduce yields, destroy harvests and put food security and livelihoods at risk. But there is hope – by tracking DNA markers of natural genetic variants through generations of crosses, breeders can identify better combinations that enrich crop vitality and resilience leading to more reliable and sustainable rice production.

2018-12-30
LGC acquires Berry & Associates

News (ZH) - LGC has today announced a further strengthening of its nucleic acid chemistry (NAC) offering with the acquisition of Berry and Associates, premier supplier of specialty oligo reagents.

2018-40-27
LGC acquires LINK and strengthens its oligo reagents offering

News (ZH) - LINK Technologies is a premier supplier of speciality reagents for oligonucleotide synthesis

2017-42-19
LGC acquires Douglas Scientific to expand its high-throughput PCR platform offering

News (ZH) - LGC announces that it has acquired a majority stake in Douglas Scientific

2016-08-06
LGC acquires Prime Synthesis, Inc., and strengthens its supply of oligo synthesis materials

News (ZH) - PSI products complement existing genomics offering

2016-14-18
LGC acquires Biosearch Technologies and extends its expertise in the qPCR market

News (ZH) - Acquisition enables enlarged Genomics division to deliver unique product and laboratory services offering for core qPCR and end point PCR applications

2015-29-15
Julian Braybrook appointed UK Government Chemist

News (ZH) - LGC announced today that Dr Julian Braybrook has been appointed the UK Government Chemist. He replaces Dr Derek Craston, who completed two terms of five years each in this Office.

2018-32-01
LGC acquires BioAutomation Corporation

News (ZH) - LGC has today announced a further strengthening of its nucleic acid chemistry (NAC) offering with the acquisition of BioAutomation Corporation (BioAutomation), manufacturer of the renowned MerMade oligo synthesis instruments.

2018-40-01
LGC acquires Lucigen, strengthening its reagents offering to the genomics market

News (ZH) - Lucigen offers extensive enzymology expertise and a wide portfolio of molecular biology reagents

2018-51-16
LGC announces new name for integrated genomics brand, Biosearch Technologies

News (ZH) - LGC’s Genomics division announced it is transforming its branding under LGC, Biosearch Technologies, a unified brand integrating optimised genomic analysis technologies and tools to accelerate scientific outcomes.

2018-35-18