LGC acquires Toronto Research Chemicals, strengthening presence in reference standards market

News (ZH) - LGC announces the acquisition of a majority stake in Toronto Research Chemicals, a leading manufacturer and supplier of synthetic organic bio-chemicals

2019-36-12
Government Chemist Annual Review for 2018 published

News (ZH) - The Government Chemist team, hosted at LGC, is delighted to publish its 2018 Annual Review, which provides highlights from the referee cases, advisory work and research carried out during the year

2019-02-29
Microbial profiling – unlocking the potential with metagenomic control materials

Blog (ZH) - LGC scientists have shown how the development and application of control materials can assist in the interpretation of molecular microbial community profiling experiments, helping to increase the accuracy of DNA sequencing methods.

2019-45-17
LGC moves to a new office in Shanghai

News (ZH) - LGC is pleased to announce the opening of new office in Shanghai, which will serve as its headquarters in China. The new office will replace the old office headquarters in Shanghai.

2019-06-11
Analysis for Innovators returns for Round 5 with the NML

News (ZH) - A4I is a programme that gives UK businesses of any size access to cutting-edge RandD expertise and facilities to solve problems that they have been unable to tackle using standard technologies and techniques

2019-08-02
New measurement centre set to open in Scotland

News (ZH) - Centre is being created as part of an ambitious, long-term collaboration between the University of Strathclyde and LGC

2019-32-01
What is the microbiome and how can it help?

Blog (ZH) - LGC’s Denise O’Sullivan, Science Leader in Infectious Diseases within the UK National Measurement Laboratory, recently spoke with Genetic Engineering News on the latest episode of their podcast, GENcast, to discuss the role of the microbiome in human health.

2019-00-25
Informed-Sport and Informed-Choice: Testing your favorite products for banned substances

Blog (ZH) - Last month, during Clean Sport Week, we showed Grenade around our labs that help keep athletes clean.

2019-50-17
Newly published multi-laboratory study provides utility and validation of the use of ctDNA reference standards

Blog (ZH) - The study, “Multi-laboratory Assessment of a New Reference Material for Quality Assurance of Cell-Free Tumor DNA Measurements,” was published in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics

2019-00-04
Genomic selection: can it accelerate livestock breeding?

Blog (ZH) - In this article, we investigate how genomic selection can now provide us with genomic information of increasing complexity, which can be utilised to evaluate polygenic traits such as feed conversion ratio, and how breeders and ranchers can leverage the latest genomic tools to meet the growing global demands on protein consumption

2019-15-28