LGC announces VALIDATE® Fibrinogen for easier linearity and calibration verification on IL ACL TOP® 500, Siemens Sysmex® CS-2500 System, and Stago STA-R® Evolution hemostasis test systems

News - Addresses growing demand by labs in need of a human plasma, Hemostasis product to document Fibrinogen linearity and calibration verification

11 May 2018
Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis: the end of the guessing game?

Blog - There are currently around 850,000 people living with dementia in the UK, and the number of people affected is expected to reach 2 million by 2051. The costs associated with dementia, estimated now at £26 billion a year, are likely to treble.

10 May 2018
NML to launch study on determination of number concentration of nanoparticles

News - Study underpins standardisation activities in this area, as nanoparticle reference materials for number concentration don't exist

08 May 2018
LGC acquires BioAutomation Corporation

News - LGC has today announced a further strengthening of its nucleic acid chemistry (NAC) offering with the acquisition of BioAutomation Corporation (BioAutomation), manufacturer of the renowned MerMade oligo synthesis instruments.

01 May 2018
Delivering impact to support AIDS research

Blog - LGC is helping to ensure that research into a cure for HIV is based on sound fundamental measurements.

01 May 2018
World Immunization Week 2018: Why and how #VaccinesWork

Blog - Vaccines are a relatively modern tool, with the world's fist successful vaccine being developed in 1976 for smallpox.  Numbers show that when vaccinations steadily increase, rates of death from diseases like measles and polio were vastly reduced.

26 April 2018
LGC releases series of carbon isotope ratio reference materials: LGC171-KT

News - Kit can validate new methods, monitor performance of methods for determination of carbon isotope ratios, and train and evaluate staff

24 April 2018
NML scientist speaks at RSC-NPL Symposium on characterisation of nanomaterials

News - Science Fellow discusses method to determine number concentration of nanoparticles in suspension traceable to the SI

24 April 2018
NML one of first laboratories to receive delivery of BD Rhapsody single cell analysis instrument

News - State-of-the-art technology combines single-cell capture with molecular indexing

17 April 2018
What makes a good LC-MS/MS bioassay?

Blog - There are many pitfalls that await even experienced scientists developing and validating, for example, a new bioassay. However, with experience and knowing what pitfalls to look out for, these issues don’t need to stand in the way of producing a robust bioassay. 

16 April 2018