NML appointed as expert laboratory for viral EQA schemes by INSTAND e.V.

News - Appointment recognises world-leading expertise in the field of digital PCR for nucleic acid quantification.

26 November 2018
Countdown to the SI redefinition

Blog - The redefinition of the International System of Units enacted on the 16 November 2018 during the General Conference for Weights and Measures will mean that the SI units will no longer be based on any physical objects, but instead derived through fundamental properties of nature.

20 November 2018
Scientists set to overhaul International System of Units

News - Changes will come into force on 20 May 2019. 

15 November 2018
Co-Diagnostics, Inc. and LGC Sign License Agreement for CoPrimer Technology

News - Exclusive license agreement relates to use of CoPrimer™ technology for both research and commercial applications.

31 October 2018
Making a mountain out of a Mole Day

Blog - Today is Mole Day, chemists’ #1 holiday! Mole Day occurs every year on October 23 from 6:02am to 6:02pm to commemorate Avogadro’s Number and the basic measuring unit of chemistry, the mole.

23 October 2018
NML transfers to ISO17034 accreditation for reference material production

News - LGC is pleased to announce that the UK National Measurement Laboratory at LGC has successfully completed the transition from ISO Guide 34 to ISO 17034:2016 accreditation after assessment by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS)

22 October 2018
LGC announces new name for integrated genomics brand, Biosearch Technologies

News - 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.

18 October 2018
Analysis for Innovators: Supporting industry

Blog - Through the Analysis for Innovators (A4I) partnership, the Coconut Collaborative had access to innovative and advanced measurement and analytical technologies at both the National Measurement Laboratory (NML) and the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) to assess the feasibility of developing an approach to detect rancid coconut cream

15 October 2018
NML partners with Learning Science and CAMS on interactive training materials

News - As the UK’s National Measurement Laboratory (NML) for chemical and bio-measurement, LGC has a long history of developing training resources for analytical chemists and bio-analysts, delivering face-to-face courses, videos and best practice guidance documents as well as providing guidance.  Whilst technically this material is still relevant, learning methods have changed over time and it is time for a refresh.

10 October 2018
LGC ranks 54 in Sunday Times’ business standings

News - LGC is delighted to rank 54 in The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 league table.  

08 October 2018