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20 January 2011: Biochrom Ltd, Cambridge, UK: Biochrom Ltd announces further functionality in its microplate readers that now enable users of Abcam’s popular ELISA assays to download pre-programmed method definitions. Instead of loading methods manually, users can automatically pre-program the microplate reader with plate setup, standard curve, and analysis software for the Abcam ELISA assays. This saves time and helps reduce the chance of errors.
Abcam’s enzyme immunoassays are for research use for the detection of cytokines, cytokine receptors, CD markers, adhesion molecules, apoptosis markers, growth factors and hormones and other varieties of target within an ever expanding range.
The method definitions are designed for use on the Biochrom Asys Expert Plus and the Biochrom Anthos MultiRead 400 microplate readers. These rapid multi-channel instruments have on-board measurement and data analysis software and are ideal for labs requiring simple, rapid reading of microplates. Users can download the methods from www.biochrom.co.uk/user_download.
Should the Abcam ELISA kit of interest not be within our current library of downloadable method definitions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org to have this written and added to our library.
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Kapler Communications email@example.com Ref: BIO/JOB/066
Caption 1: Biochrom Asys Expert Plus Caption
2: Biochrom Anthos MultiRead 400 Microplate Reader Microplate Reader
Based on the Cambridge (UK) Science Park, Biochrom is a leading global manufacturer with more than 40 years of experience producing high quality scientific instrumentation. Trusted by customers in hospitals and laboratories worldwide, the company is also a valued OEM partner to many of the world’s finest scientific instrumentation companies.
Biochrom manufactures the Biochrom 30+, the world’s leading dedicated amino ac
id analyzer, while the company’s UV-Vis spectroscopy portfolio includes Biochrom Libra spectrophotometers for industrial and environmental laboratories and Biochrom WPA colorimeters and spectrophotometers for education and the life sciences. Biochrom also manufacturers two major brands of microplate readers and washers – Biochrom Anthos and Biochrom Asys that are sold both into research and development labs and into clinical environments.
Biochrom products are available worldwide, both directly and through a growing network of committed independent distributors.
Biochrom is a Harvard Bioscience Company.
For more information, please visit: www.biochrom-us.com or www.biochrom.co.uk
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