Cambridge researchers developing self-healing concrete
Friday, November 30, 2018
Researchers from the University of Cambridge are using microencapsulation technologies developed by Dolomite Microfluidics to create self-healing construction materials. The Geotechnical and Environmental Research Group are developing microcapsules containing ‘healing’ agents – such as exo... .. read more..
Dolomite Microfluidics highlights of MicroTAS 2018
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Dolomite Microfluidics attended our biggest event of the year in November – MicroTAS! Here’s the lowdown on our time spent in Kaohsiung, Taiwan… Our booth was set up and ready for action when the doors opened on Sunday 11th and more than 900 worldwide scientists and professionals flooded... .. read more..
Labcyte Introduces the Echo 650 and 655 Liquid Handlers
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Labcyte Inc. today launched the Echo® 650 and 655 Liquid Handlers, which employ the unique capabilities of acoustic droplet ejection (ADE) technology with 2.5 nanoliter transfers. The 650 and 655 microplate-based systems include features to improve usability that were first made available in the ... .. read more..
Arzeda Leverages Scalable Synthetic Biology Resources to Drive Computational ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Arzeda, the Protein Design Company™, Twist Bioscience Corporation, TeselaGen Biotechnology Inc. and Labcyte Inc. have partnered to build a state-of-the-art DNA assembly platform to significantly reduce the time and cost required to build genes encoding Arzeda’s designed proteins. The customized p... .. read more..
Labcyte to Support GP-write Project Under New Agreement with Center of Excell...
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Labcyte Inc. today announced an agreement with the Center for Excellence in Engineering Biology (CEEB), an independent nonprofit that is managing initial planning and coordination of efforts for the Genome Project-write (GP-write) . As part of the agreement, Labcyte will provide preferred pricing... .. read more..
How do I make PLGA nanoparticles?
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
￼Drug encapsulation with in polymeric particles, such as poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA), has been common practice for the last 20 years. Until now however, methodologies commonly used to create such particles have been ineffective and wasteful. Conventional batch methods produce particles... .. read more..
Dolomite introduces new specialist chemicals to assist emulsion stabilization
Friday, July 6, 2018
Dolomite Microfluidics now offers a range of specialist chemicals designed to stabilize a variety of emulsions. By forming highly stable and reproducible emulsions, our products enable high retention of droplet contents, rapid rates of droplet formation, as well as controlled emulsion breaking wh... .. read more..
Methods of diverse API encapsulation in polymer beads
Monday, June 11, 2018
The concept of encapsulating a drug within a polymeric particle for delivery is not new, and it has been common practice for over 20 years to use micro- and nanoparticles as drug delivery vehicles.Typically, the research into Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) encapsulation is motivated by:Co... .. read more..
Labcyte Reaches Agreement with Merck to Supply Acoustic-Mass Spectrometry Equ...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Labcyte Inc. announced today that the company has entered an agreement with Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, to utilize Acoustic-Mass Spectrometry (Acoustic-MS) in drug discovery and development. Pioneered by Labcyte, acoustic droplet ejection (ADE) technology uses the ge... .. read more..
Producing polymer particles: An alternative approach to traditional batch met...
Friday, April 13, 2018
Microfluidics is an ideal tool for applications such as encapsulation of reagents, or other ingredients, when compared with traditional batch methods, due to the ability to produce precisely controlled, monodisperse particles. Here we’ll talk about the benefits of a microfluidic approach in produ... .. read more..