Alaska Food Diagnostics Ltd Company Profile

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Alaska Food Diagnostics Ltd is a unique joint venture, established in 2000, between the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), the UK Government’s centre of scientific excellence based at Porton Down - and private investors. Alaska Food Diagnostics Ltd benefits from 10 years of government funded development of it’s patented fastrAK™ technology. Alaska Food Diagnostics Ltd has assembled an experienced management, development & technical team with extensive knowledge of the food and beverage market. With the completion of the initial assay and instrument platform development programme, Alaska Food Diagnostics Ltd is launching the first of it’s innovative fastrAK™ assays to the food and beverage market.


Building 227
Porton Down
United Kingdom


Phone: 44(0)1980 590030
Fax: 44(0)1980 590031

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Structured intervention plan including component-resolved diagnostics helps reducing the burden of food allergy among school-aged children.

Food allergies can substantially burden patients and families by negatively affecting finances, social relationships and personal perceptions of health. This study was performed under the Finnish Alle...

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Prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) have begun to demonstrate themselves as useful tools in enhancing safe and responsible prescription of controlled substances. The purpose of this project ...

Antimicrobial resistance among Helicobacter pylori isolates in Alaska, 2000-2016.

Alaska Native people experience a high burden of Helicobacter pylori infection and concomitant high rates of gastric cancer. Additionally, the prevalence of antimicrobial resistant strains of H. pylor...

Exposure to perfluoroalkyl substances and associations with serum thyroid hormones in a remote population of Alaska Natives.

Perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are known to accumulate in traditional food animals of the Arctic, and arctic indigenous peoples may be exposed via consumption of subsistence-harvested animals. PFAS...

Regional and Age-Related Variations in Haptoglobin Concentrations in Steller Sea Lions ( Eumetopias jubatus) from Alaska.

Varying concentrations of the highly conserved acute phase response protein, haptoglobin, can indicate changes to the health and disease status of mammals, including the Steller sea lion ( Eumetopias ...

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Drug Therapy for Alcohol Dependence in Alaska Natives (Naltrexone/Sertraline)

This study will assess the ability of naltrexone (Revia) to reduce the risk of relapse in Alaska natives with alcohol dependence. The study will also examine whether a combination of nalt...

Alaska Native Collaborative Hub for Resilience Research

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Supporting American Indian/Alaska Native Mothers and Daughters in Reducing Gestational Diabetes Risk

The purpose of this study is to modify an existing Reproductive Health intervention for adolescents with diabetes for Gestational Diabetes and make it culturally appropriate American India...

Caries Transmission Prevention in Alaska Native Infants

The purpose of this study is to conduct a community based, randomized control trial to determine if the use of chlorhexidine mouth rinse and xylitol-sweetened chewing gum will reduce the v...

Tobacco Cessation Treatment for Pregnant Alaska Natives

This study will develop a culturally appropriate tobacco cessation behavioral intervention for Alaska Native women who are pregnant and who use tobacco. We will examine the feasibility of...

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