Press Releases

National Instruments has introduced LabVIEW drivers for wireless sensor networks, allowing engineers and scientists to fully integrate ZigBee, IEEE 802.15.4 or proprietary wireless sensors into the LabVIEW graphical development environment.

Thermo Electron has extended its protein identification software package with BioWorks 3.3, which enables automated quantitative analysis of iTRAQ, SILAC and ICAT labelled samples, as well as label-free quantitation techniques.

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Thermo Electron Corporation provides an independent update for instrument control, allowing laboratories to add the latest instrumentation and interface it with Thermos Atlas chromatography data system (CDS).

IDBS has released the latest version of its in silico modelling application. PredictionBase 6.1 includes a new feature, the Model Quality Calculator that provides quality assurance of models.

SciFinder 2007, from Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) will make it easier for scientists to process records more conveniently, and to fine-tune their answer sets for chemistry-related literature, substances, and reactions.

National Instruments has launched LabVIEW 8.20, the 20th anniversary edition of its graphical software for system-design and development of test, control, and embedded systems.

Adept Scientific is now distributing Version 3 of DAS-Wizard from Measurement Computing Corporation. DAS-Wizard is an easy-to-use tool that transfers measurement data from data acquisition hardware directly into Excel worksheets.

Applied Biosystems/MDS SCIEX has announced an automated system for detection of food contaminants, such as pesticides, dyes, mould-related toxins, and chemical and antibiotic residues.

Applied Biosystems has launched a drug discovery application that enables pharmaceutical companies and contract research organisations to more quickly and accurately screen drug candidates - LightSight Software for Metabolite Identification.