Choosing the correct enclosure for your laboratory ; Biological Safety Cabinet (BSC), Laminar Flow (LAF) or Fume Hood?

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Tips when selecting the correct enclosure for your laboratory Selecting the correct enclosure for your laboratory needs can be difficult. The first problem is the sheer number of names that are associated with “clean air” or “containment” work-stations. You will hear reference to: Biological Safety Cabinets (BSC) / Biosafety Cabinets / Safety Cabinets* Class I, Class […]

Is it safe to use a Bunsen burner in a biological safety cabinet (BSC)?

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The use of both biological safety cabinets (BSCs) and flames both share a common objective – the reduction of contamination in the microbiological laboratory. However, the use of BSCs and flames, most commonly in the form of a Bunsen burner, in conjunction with each other can create unnecessary risks in your laboratory. MSC do not […]

Solutions for Cancer Research

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Our partners in Takara offer a broad range of innovative technologies to accelerate your cancer research discovery and therapeutic workflows spanning from tools for cancer biomarker disovery, single cell cancer cell analysis, cancer epigenomic analysis, HLA typing, T-cell therapy and profiling, antibody therapeutics and CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing. Cancer biomarker discovery has been greatly faciliated by […]

Tips on specifying a new Biological Safety Cabinet (BSC)

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Tips on specifiying a new Biological Safety Cabinet The choice of brands and options available when purchasing a new Biological Safety Cabinet (BSC) can be bewildering. At MSC we ask 11 key questions to determine the correct BSC for our customers. The first four questions help determine the correct type of cabinet: Determine the correct […]

What are auditors looking for in growth promotion testing (GPT)?

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Microbiologics have published a new post highlighting the best practices that auditors look for when evaluating growth promotion testing (GPT). By referencing the various Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur., USP, JP) they discuss some of the key questions pertaining to GPT:  When must you perform? What are the requirements for the challenge organisms used? Do you need […]

Daffodil Day 2019

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As we celebrate Daffodil Day 2019, we can look back on the last couple years which has heralded a number of advancements in both the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, including Car-T therapy developed by Novartis and Gilead. As everyday passes, researchers are discovering more about the progression of the disease as well as new […]

Happy International Women’s Day

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Today we celebrate international women’s day, since it’s inception Medical Supply Company have been championing women’s success and recognised early on the importance of women in the workplace. We are proud to say we have successfully brought many women to the “table” over the years. At the helm our MD supports women in STEM, the […]

Donatello Series 2 New Features

Donatello Series 2 new features | Medical Supply Company

Virtual intelligence introduced to tissue processors Diapath have released software updates for their Donatello Series 2. These upgrades include a very important new feature and safety improvements such as…. Introduction of a new amazing feature EVA (Emergency eVoluted Algorithm) into the Donatello S2 EVA is a virtual intelligence able to manage and solve potential emergency […]

Meet MSC at the IACR Meeting in Belfast – 21st-22nd February

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MSC is proud to be sponsoring the 2019 IACR Annual Conference at the Europa Hotel in Belfast.  We will have a trade stand on the 21st-22nd of February, please stop by to hear about our new special promotions, including: Huge savings on DNA polymerases and QPCR reagents New Smarter microRNA NGS library preparation kits Viral […]