Archive for the ‘Nebraska spinoffs’ Category

LI-COR (Nebraska) Introduces New Odyssey® Sa Infrared Imaging System (12/17/2010)

December 20, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures and markets instruments, software, reagents and integrated systems for biological research. The company was founded in 1971 by Bill Biggs, who was designing instrumentation for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Biggs is currently the company’s President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

From the company’s press release:
The Odyssey Sa Infrared Imaging System offers the advantages of infrared imaging and the flexibility to handle both plate-based assays and quantitative Western blots. The Odyssey Sa is a new addition to the popular line of Odyssey Imaging Systems from LI-COR. For walk-away automation with plate-based assays, the Odyssey Sa can be configured to work with a 30- or 50-plate automated stacking system. read full press release

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Li-Cor (Nebraska) Announces 2011 Interactive Environmental Webinars (12/15/2010)

December 20, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures and markets instruments, software, reagents and integrated systems for biological research. The company was founded in 1971 by Bill Biggs, who was designing instrumentation for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Biggs is currently the company’s President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

From the company’s press release:
LI-COR Biosciences continues its ongoing commitment to education by announcing new interactive environmental webinars. The 2011 webinars focus on a range of applications that use LI-COR instruments. The webinars are designed to provide customers with scientific knowledge and expertise on LI-COR systems and instruments for environmental research. read full press release

LI-COR (Nebraska) Announces Publication of Eddy Covariance Guide (12/8/2010)

December 13, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures and markets instruments, software, reagents and integrated systems for biological research. The company was founded in 1971 by Bill Biggs, who was designing instrumentation for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Biggs is currently the company’s President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

From the company’s press release:
LI-COR Biosciences announces the publication of ‘A Brief Practical Guide to Eddy Covariance Flux Measurements.’ Written by LI-COR scientists this guide discusses theory behind eddy covariance measurements and correct practical implementation for making those measurements. read full press release

LI-COR Biosciences (Nebraska) Expands Primary Antibody Line For Western Blot and In-Cell Western Research (11/30/2010)

December 13, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures and markets instruments, software, reagents and integrated systems for biological research. The company was founded in 1971 by Bill Biggs, who was designing instrumentation for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Biggs is currently the company’s President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

From the company’s press release:
LI-COR Biosciences adds to its popular IRDye antibody product line with new mouse monoclonal primary antibodies for β-Actin and α-Tubulin. These monoclonal antibodies for the detection of β-Actin and α-Tubulin are useful for normalization in two-color detection. These new primary antibodies expand LI-COR Biosciences’ current line that includes rabbit polyclonal primary antibodies. read full press release

LI-COR (Nebraska) Adds New Wavelengths to IRDye Infrared Dye Product Line (11/24/2010)

December 13, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures and markets instruments, software, reagents and integrated systems for biological research. The company was founded in 1971 by Bill Biggs, who was designing instrumentation for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Biggs is currently the company’s President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

From the company’s press release:
LI-COR Biosciences introduces two new IRDye® infrared dyes, for fluorescence imaging in the 650 nm and 750 nm regions. IRDye 650 and IRDye 750 NHS Esters are designed for labeling of molecules on primary amine groups. IRDye 650 and IRDye 750 Maleimides allow molecules to be labeled on free sulfhydryl groups. Fluorescent dyes at these wavelengths are well suited for a wide variety of applications, including flow cytometry and fluorescence microscopy. read full press release

LI-COR Biosciences (Nebraska) and Bioselec To Conclude Distribution Agreement (11/23/2010)

December 13, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures and markets instruments, software, reagents and integrated systems for biological research. The company was founded in 1971 by Bill Biggs, who was designing instrumentation for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Biggs is currently the company’s President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

From the company’s press release:
LI-COR Biosciences and Bioselec announce the conclusion of their distribution agreement for LI-COR Biotechnology Products in Mexico effective December 1, 2010.

“Both companies are committed to a smooth transition in order to ensure that our mutual customers receive the service they deserve and expect,” says Michael van Waes, LI-COR International Distribution Manager and Senior Scientist. “LI-COR customers in Mexico will now receive sales and support service from Química Valaner, S.A. de C.V.” read full press release

LI-COR Biosciences (Nebraska) Announces New Biotech Distributor in Mexico (11/23/2010)

December 13, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures and markets instruments, software, reagents and integrated systems for biological research. The company was founded in 1971 by Bill Biggs, who was designing instrumentation for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Biggs is currently the company’s President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

From the company’s press release:
LI-COR Biosciences is pleased to announce that Química Valaner, S.A. de C.V. is appointed to distribute LI-COR Biotechnology Products in Mexico effective December 1, 2010. Química Valaner is an emerging leader in the marketing of products for the Life Sciences, especially in the areas of Molecular Biology, Molecular Diagnostics, and the rapidly growing fields of Genomics and Proteomics. read full press release

LI-COR (Nebraska) Introduces Imaging Cart for Small Animal Imaging Labs (10/28/2010)

November 1, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures and markets instruments, software, reagents and integrated systems for biological research. The company was founded in 1971 by Bill Biggs, who was designing instrumentation for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Biggs is currently the company’s President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

Users of the LI-COR Pearl® small animal imaging system can turn their lab into a mobile workstation with the introduction of the Pearl Imaging Cart.

“The cart is designed to add portability for the Pearl Impulse, Pearl Docking Station, SmartFlow Anesthesia Suite and SmartFlow Surgical Suite,” says Jeff Harford, LI-COR® product manager. “This provides labs with complete flexibility for multiple users and imaging environments.” read more

LI-COR (Nebraska) Introduces Dye Decontamination Solution for Small Animal Imaging (10/21/2010)

November 1, 2010

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LI-COR® Biosciences introduces a Dye Decontamination kit that safely removes dye contamination from the skin of small animals. External dye on the surface of animals can interfere with target detection during imaging.

“Water and alcohol are not very effective for dye residue removal, and depilatory creams can irritate the skin of an animal,” says Jeff Harford, LI-COR® product manager. “Our new kit offers an effective and safe way to remove dye from both the animal and the surface of the imaging bed.” read more

LI-COR (Nebraska) Introduces SmartFlow Anesthesia and Surgical Suites for In Vivo Imaging Applications (10/7/2010)

October 11, 2010

LI-COR Biosciences is a University of Nebraska spinoff that develops instruments for plant biology, drug discovery, and environmental research.

LI-COR® Biosciences introduces a multi-mode inhalation Anesthesia Suite for small animal, in vivo research. The new, SmartFlow system features an innovative design that ensures accurate gas flow for up to five different lines with the simple flip of a switch. This allows the system to deliver accurate flow to multiple breathing systems in a lab. [read more]