Analytical Testing

ASSAY VALIDATION – Biomarker Assay Validations – A Time for Change?

John L. Allinson, FIBMS, believes despite the increased use of biomarkers, it appears that many researchers are still continuing to use the FDA guidance document for validation even though it only critically addresses the validation of assays to support PK evaluation, and also has a limited scope described within the document in terms of studies where it should be used.

SAMPLE PREPARATION MARKETS – Automation & Application Trends Drive Growth in Sample Preparation Markets

Christi Bird indicates sample preparation remains a critical task in many research and testing workflows across biopharmaceutical, basic research, clinical, and industrial applications. While the market lacks the hype and excitement of NGS, CRISPR/Cas9, or the microRNA and epigenetics boom several years ago, the sample preparation market will always be a slow and steady gainer on an already large market size.

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12/11/2018

Cambrex Expands Analytical Capabilities

Cambrex Corporation recently announced it is investing $1 million at its High Point, NC, site to fit out 1,300 sq ft of analytical laboratory space and plans to hire 9 chemical research and development scientists, as well as 6 analytical research and development scientists pursuant to this project.

6/6/2018

NEOMED-LABS Renews Strategic Agreement With GSK

Laval headquartered NEOMED-LABS, a global leader in the clinical immunology field, recently announced a 3-year extension of their strategic agreement with GSK, the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer.