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
LGC announces VALIDATE® High Sensitive Troponin kit for easier linearity and calibration verification on Beckman Coulter DxI / Access® analyzers

News (ZH) - VALIDATE High Sensitive Troponin, for Beckman Coulter DxI / Access®, is the only linearity and calibration verification product targeting Beckman’s High Sensitivity Troponin I assay range

2019-28-21
LGC backs third annual UK Anti-Doping Clean Sport Week

News (ZH) - This year’s campaign will celebrate clean athletes and their success, and promote the work of the anti-doping community in the fight for clean sport

2019-00-20
Farewell to the kilogram as we know it

Blog (ZH) - At the National Measurement Laboratory for chemical and biomeasurement, we are celebrating a momentous achievement this World Metrology Day – a day dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of measurement for life as we know it

2019-00-20
Meet the Scientists: Protecting patients and sharing knowledge with Antonio

Blog (ZH) - We recently spoke with one of our senior scientists, Antonio, to learn about the important work he does and what inspired him to become a scientist. He's passionate about the environment and sharing his knowledge with others to benefit society!

2019-45-09
LGC announces VALIDATE® LP kit for easier linearity and calibration verification on SIEMENS ADVIA® and ATELLICA® analyzers

News (ZH) - Addresses the growing demand by laboratories in need of a product to document HDL and LDL linearity and calibration verification

2019-09-24
Precision Medicine and Clinical Labs: AACR Dinner Seminar Recap

Blog (ZH) - SeraCare recently hosted a dinner seminar to discuss the very topic of how clinical labs with liquid biopsy assays can better support the development of clinical validation of liquid biopsies and then clinical utility in patient care.

2019-23-23
Countdown to the SI redefinition: How long would it take to eat a mole of Easter eggs?

Blog (ZH) - This month we are focusing on a unit that has particular significance to chemists and therefore, our scientists at the UK National Measurement Laboratory at LGC: the mole, the unit used to measure the (usually very large) number of things, usually atoms or molecules

2019-54-20
Improving the lab function with automation

Blog (ZH) - Recently, Ben Meadows shared his thoughts on the value of trade shows like SLAS and how our tools are solving customer problems.

2019-05-15
The least stressful option for patients with Parkinson's

Blog (ZH) - In the absence of a cure for Parkinson’s, patients themselves have identified improved management of stress and anxiety as the second highest priority for unmet research needs to improve their quality of life. Measuring cortisol has been suggested as a potential alternative and objective way to measure stress

2019-05-11