Brookhaven Lab team readies DOE aerosol-sampling tools for 13-month study of Arctic sea ice and climate
Designed from the ground up as a nano-flow liquid chromatograph, the Axcend Focus LC measures ~30x20x20cm, weighs ~5.4kg (12 lbs.), operates on battery or electrical outlet power, and delivers visual/statistical output to any Web-connected smartphone, tablet or personal computer with 100X greater sensitivity and as little as 1/500th the volumes of solvents and waste
Researchers report in the journal ACS Nano the development of a new portable allergen-detection system—including a keychain analyzer—that could help prevent trips to the emergency room
Over the 30-day sampling period, mobile testing teams will travel to northeastern Brazil and test samples from 750 patients in coastal Brazil
This single, self-contained medical device will be effective, for example, in quickly detecting liver toxicity
Launched in 2006 in part to solidify North Carolina's standing as a national biotech hub, the BioNetwork mobile laboratory is outfitted with life science workstations, specialized equipment, and experienced faculty.