News from Biolin Scientific

Read about the latest from Biolin Scientific, Attension, KSV NIMA, Q-Sense and Sophion. To find our press releases, visit the Biolin Scientific Mynewsdesk service.

 

The Widest Range of QCM Sensor Coatings Available

Posted on July 30, 2014

Q-Sense offers the widest range of QCM sensor coatings and substrates including metals, metal oxides, polymers, biological sensors and other materials. See below for more details. 

Biolin Scientific and KSV NIMA Return from LB-15

Posted on July 29, 2014

The 15th International Conference on Organized Molecular Films (otherwise known as LB-15) was recently held on Jeju Island in Korea. General topics include studies on Langmuir and Langmuir-Blodgett films, Self-Assembled Monolayers and other nano-scale structures. 

Nature Communication Study Details Gold Nanoparticle/Lipid Bilayer Interactions

Posted on July 25, 2014

A recent paper in Nature Communications elucidates the pathway by which gold nanoparticles spontaneously insert into lipid bilayers. Nature Communications 5, Article number: 4482 doi:10.1038/ncomms5482

A Top University in London Purchases a Q-Sense Omega Auto

Posted on July 17, 2014

A top London-based university has purchased a Q-Sense Omega Auto that will be used for materials characterization. This installation will be a reference site for the Omega Auto and will help facilitate demonstrations, workshops and other events within the UK.

Check out the Omega Auto features and benefits as well as the supported applications and industries

New Application Note for KSV NIMA now available

Posted on July 11, 2014

KSV NIMA has just released a new application note titled: Nanostrand formation of block copolymers at the air/water interface. 

Top Swedish University Purchases an Omega Auto

Posted on June 26, 2014

Biolin Scientific Returns from PetroPhase 2014

Posted on June 18, 2014

The 15th annual International Conference on Petroleum Phase Behavior and Fouling just finished up in Houston, TX. 

KSV NIMA Langmuir-Blodgett Training Course

Posted on June 17, 2014

Biolin Scientific Inc. recently held a hands-on training course for the Langmuir and Langmuir-Blodgett technologies and instrumentation in the Linthicum Heights, MD laboratory.

Recorded OneAttension Software Webinars

Posted on June 16, 2014

Learn more about contact angle, surface tension and powder wettability measurements! Watch the OneAttension software webinars that covers how to perform these and many more measurements. You will also see how the new 3D Topography Module is utilized. You find the webinars in the Software section under Attension Services. Go straight to the webinars.

 

Q-Sense Amine Coupling Sensor

Posted on June 4, 2014

We hope you haven’t missed that we recently launched a new Q-Sense sensor? This functionalized sensor complements our existing range of bio-surfaces; Q-Sense Biotin Sensor and Q-Sense His-tag Capturing Sensor. With the Amine coupling sensor added to our product range, we now offer an expanded set of functionalities, targeting different protein immobilization strategies which enables additional applications with Q-Sense QCM-D instruments.
 
 

Into graphene and nanoparticles?

Posted on May 26, 2014

Check out 10 of the latest and most influential publications with KSV NIMA Langmuir-Blodgett Troughs in graphene and nanoparticle research! We have gathered them for you with a brief summary and if you want to read more, click on the title.

First deals for high-speed screening of ion channel drug targets

Posted on May 19, 2014

Sophion Bioscience (sophion.com), part of Biolin Scientific, has received its first purchase orders for its new high throughput screening platform from leading pharma companies

Sophion becomes a Gazelle business

Posted on March 7, 2014

Since 1995 the Danish financial newspaper Børsen has identified the Danish growth elite, and each year nominated a number of growth companies that fulfill the criteria.

New Application Note on Polymers

Posted on March 7, 2014

New Application Note available on the characterization of polymer layer swelling and collapse by the QCM-D technology.

New 3D Topography Module

Posted on March 7, 2014

The Attension 3D Topography module combined with the Theta Optical tensiometer is the first product which makes it possible to combine 3D surface roughness measurements in conjunction with contact angle measurements and to perform those measurements on the same exact sample location. OneAttension software automatically calculates the roughness corrected contact angle and surface free energy values from the measured data.

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2013

Posted on February 12, 2014

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2013 was awarded jointly to James E. Rothman, Randy W. Schekman and Thomas C. Südhof “for their discoveries of machinery regulating vesicle traffic, a major transport system in our cells”.

KSV NIMA Stand-Alone MicroBAM

Posted on February 10, 2014

The KSV NIMA Brewster Angle Microscopes represents the latest in BAM instrumentation allowing high resolution and fully focused real-time imaging of monolayers.

Rechanneling the Current Cardiac Safety Paradigm

Posted on July 23, 2013

The recent Think Tank Meeting held at the FDA “Rechanneling the Current Cardiac Safety Paradigm” (23rd of July, 2013) concluded:  A robust and biologically relevant assessment of potential clinical arrhythmia should include assessment of multiple ion channels and the current s7b minimal standard does not reflect this.

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