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02 Apr, 2019Tissue Processing in the 21st Century

How can I incorporate innovative techniques to make my histology workflow easier and more reliable?

Breathtaking progress in life sciences has brought us innovations such as high-throughput and individually affordable genomic sequencing as well as next-generation flow cytometry that can phenotype dissociated cells for their expression of dozens of markers simultaneously.

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13 Mar, 2019An Overview of Outsourcing in the Life Sciences, Part II:
Why Outsource?


In part I we examined the evolution of outsourcing in drug discovery. In part II we will examine with deeper focus the specific reasons why it is beneficial to outsource scientific experiments. Research organizations and even individual researchers outsource for a variety of reasons, but here are just a few.

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27 Feb, 2019An Overview of Outsourcing in the Life Sciences, Part I: Seas of Change


 A recent white paper was released that traces the trajectory over the last ten years of 120 independent for-profit startups in the field of research workflows and scholarly communication. The author, Yvonne Campfens, presented the report at the Academic Publishing in Europe (APE) Conference held January 15-16, 2019 in Berlin.

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16 Jul, 201810 MUST-Follow Scientific Twitter and Instagram Accounts


Looking to add some scientific content to your day-to-day social media scrolling? We’ve scoured the Internet to bring you Twitter and Instagram accounts that will keep you up to the minute on pharma and biotech events, novel discoveries and new ideas. 

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23 Apr, 2018The Threat of a Black Market Within the Market: The Hidden Risks of Sourcing Human Biological Samples


The direct and indirect impact of sourcing human biological samples present serious risks for the scientific research community. Through Compli™ -a governance process that provides standardization, transparency and ensures ethical sourcing through one single service- researchers can now mitigate risk and reduce overhead while implementing a formal compliance process.

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