Customer Data: Use of Seraseq ctDNA Reference Samples to Validate Detection of Low Frequency Variants in a cfDNA-based NGS Lung Cancer Panel

Blog - Researchers at the New York Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH) and Weill Cornell Medical Center (WCMC) presented a poster on the validation of an Oncomine™ cell-free DNA Lung Assay using ctDNA NGS standards developed by SeraCare

22 February 2019
The NML releases first-ever nanoparticle quality control material for number-based concentration

News - This quality control material is intended primarily to evaluate and qualify methodology and/or instrument performance related to the concentration of nanoparticles based on their number

21 February 2019
Counting down to the SI redefinition: kelvin and degree Celsius

Blog - Each month we are bringing you a blog post featuring one of the units of the SI. This month we are focusing on the kelvin, the SI base unit for thermodynamic temperature.

21 February 2019
Genomic selection: methods in crop and animal breeding

Blog - Genomic selection through genotyping is more accurate than conventional breeding methods and promises to revolutionise crop and animal breeding. The question is, which genotyping solution is right for the challenges you face?

18 February 2019
The new Gluten-Free Certification Program Global Standard published

News - GFCP is a set of voluntary certification Global Standards based on a preventative, science-based approach for managing the safe manufacturing and production of gluten-free products

15 February 2019
Keys to Better Liquid Biopsy Assay Sensitivity

Blog - Tony Godfrey, PhD, and Bob Daber, PhD, (President and CTO of Genosity) detailed how they overcame common ctDNA challenges in their labs during SeraCare’s AMP Corporate Workshop in San Antonio, Texas.

14 February 2019
LGC Maine Standards announces addition of Cerebrospinal Fluid Total Protein to VALIDATE® Body Fluids kit

News - VALIDATE® Body Fluids, now enhanced with CSF-TP, addresses the growing demand by laboratories in need of a product to document Cerebrospinal Fluid Total Protein linearity and calibration verification.

12 February 2019
Government Chemist team celebrates first female president of the Association of Public Analysts

News - The career and legacy of Joan Davena Peden (1920-1997) have been charted in a paper in the Journal of the Association of Public Analysts.

12 February 2019
Our hungry planet: new tools in agrigenomics are key to food security

Blog - Genomic selection has been instrumental in dairy cattle breeding where it has essentially replaced progeny testing, enabling greater and faster improvements in terms of genetic gain

11 February 2019
LGC analyst Michael Walker contributes to Food Unwrapped

News - Host Matt Tebbutt tackled the subject of meat authenticity in takeaway meals and sought to have samples from 15 dishes tested for species confirmation

05 February 2019