Biological Sensors

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Biosensor-Based Monitor detects early patient deterioration.

February 25, 2016

Monitoring solution for at-risk patients in low-acuity hospital settings, such general ward helps caregivers detect early signs of patient deterioration and fosters early intervention. Connected medical-grade biosensor automatically and continuously measures clinically relevant vital signs and transmits collected data to clinical decision support application. Software can be configured to notify appropriate caregiver or clinician when preset limits are exceeded. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

DuPont Industrial Biosciences and ADM Announce Breakthrough Platform Technology for Long Sought-After Molecule

January 22, 2016

Opens Up Vast Landscape of Bio-based Materials Offerings WILMINGTON, Del.– Today, science and agricultural leaders DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) and Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) announced a new breakthrough process with the potential to expand the materials landscape in the 21st century with exciting and truly novel, high-performance renewable materials. The technology has...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hemodynamic Monitoring Sensor System is minimally invasive.

January 21, 2013

Used with existing arterial catheter and connected to Edwards Lifesciences Vigileo® monitor, CardioFlo™ provides accurate, reliable hemodynamic monitoring data. System facilitates real-time assessment of hemodynamic and cardiovascular status, helping guide clinical decision-making and effective management of critically ill patients. In clinical testing, agreement between hemodynamic data provided by Edwards Lifesciences FloTrac and the ICU Medical CardioFlo sensor systems was within 1%. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

SpectraFluidics' Groundbreaking Chemical Detection Technology Sniffs Out Explosives with Canine-Like Precision

January 7, 2013

Paper Published in American Chemical Society's Analytical Chemistry Journal Documents Repeatable DNT Detection Capability of Sensing Technology Developed at the University of California, Santa Barbara SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - SpectraFluidics, the innovator in high performance trace chemical vapor detection and analysis systems, has demonstrated the repeatable performance capabilities of their...Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

BiOptix Announces a New SPR Technology for Antibody Manufacturers and Researchers

December 10, 2012

BOULDER, Colo. and SAN DIEGO - BiOptix announced today that it will be showcasing the new BiOptix 404pi at IBC's 23rd Annual Antibody Engineering and Therapeutics Conference in San Diego. The conference, which runs December 2 - 6, 2012, is one of the preeminent technology symposia in the world for the international antibody development and research community. "The new BiOptix 404pi, the first...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

BiOptix to Highlight New 404pi Instrument at European Symposia

November 14, 2012

BOULDER, Colo., AMSTERDAM and VIENNA - BiOptix today announced that it would be highlighting the new BiOptix 404pi, the first commercially available SPR instrument to incorporate phase-based common path interferometry technology, at the Label Free Technologies Show in Amsterdam from November 1 - 3 as well as at the PEGS Europe Summit on November 6 - 8. "At the Label Free and PEGS Europe...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

SPR Instrument is optimized for usability, sensitivity.

September 20, 2012

Combining sensitivity of Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) with stability and lower noise of common path interferometry, 404pi Enhanced SPR (ESPR) instrument features 4 injector/4 flow cell design that maximizes throughput and automated fluidic system that accelerates kinetic measurements. Designed to facilitate operation, product supports multiple surface chemistries and features compatibility with industry-standard Scrubber 2 software.

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Optical Biosensors detect pH, CO2, and O2.

September 12, 2011

Fluorescence-based Optical Biosensors measure typical blood gas parameters in tissue engineering, organ perfusion, and general physiology applications. Units are inherently self-referencing, eliminating potential for measurement error arising from changes in sample properties over duration of experiment. Shipped pre-calibrated, USP Class VI-certified sensors are completely sterilizable and require no electrolytes, membrane chanes, or pre-polarization of electrode amplifier. Read More

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Biosensor System detects E. coli and Enterococcus faecalis.

July 25, 2011

Based on BioOverseer® sensor architecture, which provides specific pathogen detection in portable package, In-Line Biosensor System can work in concert with water purification and testing systems. Unit runs autonomously and has LEDs to indicate pathogen concentration. USB interface allows for system configuration, and, by attaching PC or netbook, logging of sensor data for trend analysis. With modular architecture, sensor can utilize other assays to detect additional pathogens. Read More

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ForteBio Launches New Octet RED96 System and Dip and Read(TM) Protein L Biosensor

February 24, 2011

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 - ForteBio, Inc., a leading supplier of label-free technology that accelerates the development of biotherapeutic and pharmaceutical products, today announced the launch of its Octet RED96 System, as well as its new Dip and Read Protein L Biosensor for use on the company's Octet platform. The product introductions further widen the scope and utility of the...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

NIST creates electronic noses.

October 30, 2008

Described in recent paper, NIST's Electronic Noses combine sensitive detector technology capable of distinguishing hundreds of different chemical compounds with pattern-recognition module that mimics the way animals recognize odors. Detector could be useful for applications such as sniffing out nerve agents, environmental contaminants, and trace indicators of disease, in addition to monitoring industrial processes and aiding in space exploration. Read More

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Nanotechnology-Based Biosensor helps detect biohazards.

May 23, 2008

Designed to detect trace amounts of specific bacteria, viruses, and parasites, NASA's Biosensor will help prevent spread of potentially deadly biohazards in water, food, and other contaminated sources. NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field in California licensed biosensor technology to Early Warning Inc., Troy, N.Y. Under Reimbursable Space Act Agreement, NASA and Early Warning will jointly develop biosensor enhancements. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Software

Security System aids in detection of harmful agents.

October 9, 2007

Designed to monitor indoor environments for biological, chemical, and radiological material, SafeAir(TM) employs multidimensional network of sensors, devices, software, and services to detect and confirm biological threats in real-time. It utilizes widely distributed sensors that are located in most vulnerable building areas. Upon receiving unusual air signal, sensors send alert directly to monitoring personnel who investigate conditions and perform testing. Read More

Automatic ID, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

AuthenTec's AES1610 Named One of the Top Three Sensor Products by Elektronik Magazine

September 26, 2007

- Leading European electronics magazine recognizes AuthenTec through its Reader's Choice award - MUNICH, GERMANY/ MELBOURNE, FL, March 12, 2007 " AuthenTec, the world leader in fingerprint sensor security, innovation and sales, was among the top three winners accepting an award from Elektronik Magazine for the AES1610 fingerprint sensor in category of Best Product, Sensors. The publication's...Read More

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ForteBio Strengthens Portfolio with New Biosensors for Research and Development

September 6, 2007

Launch of Anti-Murine IgG and Streptavidin High Binding FA Screening Biosensors - MENLO PARK, Calif., Aug. 13 / - ForteBio, Inc., a leading developer of label-free, real-time systems for biomolecular interaction analysis, today announced two new product extensions to its Octet System. The Anti-Murine IgG Biosensor-Quantitation grade, and the Streptavidin High Binding FA Biosensor-Screening...Read More

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Stratos Biosystems Enters Field of Protein Biomarker Discovery Solutions with a Breakthrough in Surface Chemistry

June 15, 2007

SEATTLE, May 21 -- Stratos Biosystems LLC, has operated in stealth mode since its inception in 2004, and has been working to unlock a solution for the major problem of lack of capacity and functionality in biochips currently used for the capture, identification and validation of proteins released into the blood by diseased cells or cancer. Stratos Biosystems' EC-Affinity(TM) Biochips for MALDI...Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Finesse and Nova Biomedical Partner to Deliver Automated On-Line Glucose Monitoring and Control

May 7, 2007

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 2 - Finesse Solutions, LLC, Santa Clara CA, a manufacturer of measurement and control solutions for life science process applications announced today that by working closely with Nova Biomedical they have successfully automated on-line glucose monitoring and control. This accomplishment joins their earlier accomplishment of automating pH and DO standardization with...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Bruker Daltonics Announces Selection of Its RAID-XP Chemical Agent and Radiation Detector for Wheeled Armored Vehicles of the Czech Army

February 9, 2007

BILLERICA, Mass., January 26, 2007 - Bruker Daltonics today announces a $4.0 million contract award for its RAID(TM)-XP man-portable chemical agent and radiation detector from Steyr-Daimler-Puch Spezialfahrzeug GmbH. The Bruker RAID-XP instruments will be integrated into Steyr's Pandur wheeled armored vehicles to be delivered to the Czech Army. The primary mission of the instruments, which...Read More

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Detection System uses bionsensors to expand applications.

December 20, 2006

Providing analysis of molecular interactions, label-free Octet System uses biosensors for kinetic analysis and concentration determination for development of antibody and protein therapeutics. Amine Reactive Biosensors can be derivatized individually or in batch mode using standard coupling chemistry, maximizing throughput on Octet System. Suitable for upstream and downstream bioprocessing, Protein A Biosensors require minimal sample preparation and enable 96 determinations in 30 min. Read More

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System detects and identifies trace chemicals.

October 24, 2006

Sionex microAnalyzer(TM) OEM Sub-system is capable of finding trace chemicals in complex matrices down to parts per trillion (ppt) levels. System combines microDMx(TM) technology with miniaturized gas chromatographic module to provide pre-concentration, and separation without requiring any external gases. Intended for incorporation into OEM end-user products, product can be applied to process control and offers air, building, and environment monitoring. Read More