Insect Research & Development Ltd. Company Profile

20:54 EST 20th December 2014 | BioPortfolio

Insect Research & Development Limited was founded in 1984 since when it has been at the forefront of entomological research. Our experts have a broad range of knowledge covering all insects, arachnids and other arthropods. We frequently deal with rodents, reptiles, molluscs, animal bones and hair.We are a research based organisation with extensive experience in laboratory studies for a wide range of clients from small individual companies to large international pharmaceutical and agrochemical companies.
We have numerous insects in long established cultures including:
Lice
Cockroaches
House dust mites
Fleas
Flies
Ants
Stored product pests
Mosquitoes
Bed bugs
Assassin bugs
Our research work includes laboratory trials on attractants, repellents, insecticides, powders, aerosols, paints, pre-treated fabrics, and tiles. We are also involved in clinical trials from the point of product concept to the final trial and launch.
Insect R&D Limited offers custom designed protocols for all clients with advice and guidance on suitable product application, formulation vehicle, product improvement, dose levels, and market areas

Location

Cambridge House, Barrington Road, Shepreth
Royston
Hertfordshire
SG8 6QZ
United Kingdom

Contact

Phone: (44) (0) 1763 263011
Fax: (44) (0) 1763 263022
Email: info@insectresearch.com


News Articles [2046 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Scanning robot helps put insect collection online

A robot capable of scanning a tray of insect specimens in a few minutes will help make the virtual images and tagging information available to the public online, according to South Dakota State Univer...

Team reveals new findings about insect diversification

Biologists from the University of York have compiled two new datasets on insect evolution, revealing that metamorphosing insects diversify more quickly than other insects and are therefore the biggest...

Evolution: Insect natural history traced

Insects emerged some 480 million years ago, eventually becoming the most diverse animal group.Details about the early evolution of the more than 900,000 known insect species are still contentious. Ber...

York academics reveal new findings about insect diversification

(University of York) Biologists from the University of York have compiled two new datasets on insect evolution, revealing that metamorphosing insects diversify more quickly than other insects and are ...

Embedded wireless motion detector device on conventional insect trap for analysis purpose

Universiti Teknologi MARA researchers have developed a prototype insect trap that utilizes motion sensor and wireless technology to detect insect and trasnmit data to the researcher at the base statio...

Elsevier announces launch of new journal: Current Opinion in Insect Science

(Elsevier) How does oxygen control insect body size? What influence does genetics have on insects' social structure? Articles published in the first issue of Current Opinion in Insect Science -- launc...

Insect genomes' analysis challenges universality of essential cell division proteins

(Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center) Scientists from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center have found that one of the foundational proteins in cell division, previously shown to be essential in o...

Researchers boost insect aggression by altering brain metabolism

(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Scientists report they can crank up insect aggression simply by interfering with a basic metabolic pathway in the insect brain. Their study, of fruit flies...

PubMed Articles [3370 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Multiorganismal Insects: Diversity and Function of Resident Microorganisms.

All insects are colonized by microorganisms on the insect exoskeleton, in the gut and hemocoel, and within insect cells. The insect microbiota is generally different from microorganisms in the externa...

Roles of Peroxinectin in PGE2-Mediated Cellular Immunity in Spodoptera exigua.

Prostaglandins (PGs) mediate insect immune responses to infections and invasions. Although the presence of PGs has been confirmed in several insect species, their biosynthesis in insects remains a con...

Flying insect detection and classification with inexpensive sensors.

An inexpensive, noninvasive system that could accurately classify flying insects would have important implications for entomological research, and allow for the development of many useful applications...

Insect Response to Plant Defensive Protease Inhibitors.

Plant protease inhibitors (PIs) are natural plant defense proteins that inhibit proteases of invading insect herbivores. However, their anti-insect efficacy is determined not only by their potency tow...

Wnt/β-catenin signaling regulates Helicoverpa armigera pupal development by up-regulating c-Myc and AP-4.

Seasonally changing environmental conditions perceived by insect brains can be converted into hormonal signals that prompt insects to make a decision to develop or enter developmental arrest (diapause...

Clinical Trials [1674 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of Combined Use of ITN's and Insect Repellents Against Malaria

Insecticide Treated Nets (ITN's) offer good protection against malaria in Africa where the vector mosquitoes feed indoors late at night. However, in other parts of the world like South Am...

Multi-center Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Aesculap MonoMax® for Abdominal Wall Closure

MonoMax will be used for a continuous all-layer (except skin) suture to close abdominal wall after midline incision. The primary objective of this trial is to demonstrate that the frequenc...

Brain Development Research Program

Dr. Elliott Sherr and his collaborators at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) are studying the genetic causes of disorders of cognition and epilepsy, in particular disorders of...

Randomized Controlled Trial to Compare Two Anti-Scorpion Serums

The purpose of this study is to compare the efficiency and safety of the treatment against sting scorpion, using two serums, one elaborated by Birmex versus other commercial serum

A Pilot Scheme - Specimen Collection of Health Management Center

Biomedical and biotechnology industry is internationally regarded as the most brilliant star performer of the future. The development of biomedical depends on a high quality academic resea...

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