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  1. Marken The Preferred Partner To Fight Zika Virus

    Marken announced recently they are working with key pharma partners in the race to find a vaccine and treatment for the Zika virus, declared as a public health emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO) earlier this week.

  2. Ametek Announces Two Acquisitions

    Brookfield Engineering Broadens AMETEK’s Laboratory Instrumentation Platform ESP/SurgeX Expands AMETEK’s Power Protection Platform

  3. New Microbial Testing Technology For Cleanrooms Announced By Mocon, Particle Measuring Systems

    Cleanroom operators will now be able to detect the presence of extremely low levels of microbial cells on surfaces much faster than traditional solutions. The capability is a result of a global marketing agreement between MOCON, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOCO) and Particle Measuring Systems.

  4. Abbott To Acquire Alere, Becoming Leader In Point Of Care Testing And Significantly Advancing Global Diagnostics Presence

    Abbott and Alere Inc. announced recently a definitive agreement for Abbott to acquire Alere, significantly advancing Abbott's global diagnostics presence and leadership.

  5. Sonoco ThermoSafe Launches Revolutionary Design For Temperature-Sensitive Bulk Air Shipments

    Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco (NYSE:SON) and a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has launched one of its most innovative bulk temperature-controlled solutions to optimize air shipments of temperature-sensitive biologics and pharmaceutical products for durations exceeding five days.

  6. Multi-Agitator Planetary Mixer And Disperser, Now Available In Larger Models

    Ross has expanded its most advanced planetary mixer line, the PDDM, to include larger working capacities up to 750 gallons.

  7. CSafe Global Continues To Expand European Product Offering

    CSafe Global - the only provider of a full-line of active and passive cold chain packaging solutions, will be exhibiting an approved CE compliant small active container and several temperature-management mobile couriers at the 15th Annual IQPC Temperature Controlled Logistics Europe event in Frankfurt on 26/27 Jan 2016.

  8. Anton Paar Launches The Litesizer 500: Particle Analysis By Light Scattering

    The Litesizer 500 determines the size and stability of nanoparticles and submicroparticles in liquids by using light-scattering. Combining key technological advances and ingeniously simple software has resulted in a high-performance instrument that produces state-of-the-art particle analysis at the touch of a button.

  9. Shire Buys Baxalta, Creating A Giant In Rare Disease Treatment

    Combination creates leading global biotechnology company projected to deliver double-digit top-line growth with over $20 billion in annual revenues by 2020.

  10. Fresenius Kabi USA Acquires U.S. Pharmaceutical Plant And Ready-To-Administer Drugs From BD

    Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) and Fresenius Kabi USA announced today that Fresenius Kabi has acquired the BD Rx business, which includes a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant in Wilson, N.C., and the BD Simplist™ line of seven drugs in ready-to-administer prefilled glass syringes