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Magnetic Susceptibility Systems from Bartington Solve Diverse Challenges Ranging from Ventilator Production to Herbicide Dosing

Magnetic susceptibility systems from Bartington Instruments have been demonstrating their ability to solve diverse problems lately, ranging from aiding production of ventilators for Covid-19 patients to helping optimize herbicide treatments for agriculture.  In November, the company was […]

Test and Measurement

Applied BioCode Granted Emergency Use Authorization for Covid-19 Detection

The value of magnetic particles for life science diagnostics is gaining recognition in biomedical testing laboratories as they race to find new techniques for rapid detection of Covid-19. One company paving the way is Applied BioCode, developer of an innovative Barcoded Magnetic Beads technology, whose SARS-CoV-2 Assay was granted emergency use authorization by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration. […]

Research & Development

Abcam Bolsters Its Magnetic Analysis Portfolio for Life Sciences with Expedeon Acquisition

Abcam, a manufacturer of life science reagents and diagnostic tools, has bolstered its magnetics analysis portfolio with the recent acquisition of the proteomics and immunology business of Expedeon, based in Germany. Abcam paid  €120 million in […]

Materials/Manufacturing

Electrical Steel Maker voestalpine Reports Big Hit from Pandemic but Signs of Recovery as Lockdowns Ease

A massive meltdown in demand for its steel and metal products in almost all countries and sectors due to Covid-19 is reported by voestalpine Group for the three months ending June 30. A key provider of electrical […]