LGC develops new meat reference materials to safeguard the food chain

News - Six new meat mixture reference materials to help protect consumers from food fraud 

24 February 2015
LGC’s robust plant sample kit improves data quality

News - Plant sample collection kit improves preservation of sample material and quality of genotyping and sequencing data

19 February 2015
LGC secures exclusive worldwide distributor deal for specialist marine biotoxins

News - LGC becomes exclusive worldwide distributor of CIFGA’s specialist marine biotoxin standards and reference materials.

16 February 2015
Michael Walker visits Hong Kong Accreditation Service

News - Michael Walker, Consultant to the Government Chemist at LGC, recently visited Hong Kong to work for a week with the Hong Kong Accreditation Service, HKAS, and the Hong Kong Government Laboratory, and participated in several technical events

26 January 2015
LGC and ATCC announce African distribution agreement

News - Extension to existing European agreement with ATCC

19 January 2015
Forensic analysis must be used to combat allergen fatalities

News - Investigations require early realisation that samples of the food and/or stomach contents from a post mortem examination should be retained and analysed and the supply chain must be rigorously examined

18 December 2014
LGC and AutoGen combine unique offerings for expanding markets

News - Formalised distribution agreement across Europe, the Middle East and Africa

15 December 2014
ATCC to provide Proficiency Testing programs through partnership with LGC

News - Reliable proficiency testing supports external quality assurance in the U.S. food, beverage, animal feed, and pharma industries

09 December 2014
ATCC and LGC add new customer-driven format to quality control standards portfolio

News - LGC’s partnership with ATCC® gives scientists throughout Europe efficient access to ATCC’s biological resources.

20 November 2014
LGC produces first material certified for carbon isotope ratios traceable to the SI

News - Glycine reference material benefits food & drug testing labs and research labs in the field of biogeochemistry

12 November 2014