Carousel Accessory ensures accurate tablet placement.

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Featuring single lever to adjust all tablets into position, Adjustable Tablet Carousel accessory for Nicolet Antaris FT-NIR analyzer allows consistent tablet placement and reproducible testing results for various tablet sizes, eliminating need for multiple carousels. Developed for at-line and near-line process applications, carousel can be used in pharmaceutical R&D and QC for analysis of different sized tablets.

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Thermo Electron Introduces Adjustable Tablet Carousel for Nicolet Antaris FT-NIR Analyzer

MADISON, Wis. (July 04, 2005) - Thermo Electron Corporation (NYSE:TMO) announces the Adjustable Tablet Carousel accessory for use with the Nicolet Antaris Fourier transform near-infrared (FT-NIR) analyzer product line. This patent-pending automated accessory provides a flexible, cost-effective tool for scientists working in pharmaceutical R&D and QC for the analysis of different sized tablets. A single lever adjusts all tablets into position, regardless of tablet size, saving time and eliminating the need to purchase multiple, customized carousels in formulation and method development applications. Thermo's Adjustable Tablet Carousel accessory offers consistent and reproducible testing results of varying tablet sizes. Consistent tablet placement, easily achievable with this accessory, plays a critical role in providing data that can be compared without having to make allowances for product positioning. Designed for the industrial environments of the pharmaceutical industry, Thermo's award-winning Nicolet Antaris is a dedicated FT-NIR analyzer developed for at-line and near-line process applications. The Nicolet Antaris FT-NIR analyzer provides a reliable, accurate analytical technique that improves the speed and efficiency of the manufacturing process. For more information, please call +1 800-532-4752, e-mail [email protected] or visit Please send all leads from this editorial to: [email protected] About Molecular Spectroscopy Ideal for investigative analysis or quality control applications, spectroscopy systems from Thermo Electron are used to determine the molecular composition of a wide range of complex samples including liquids, solids and gases. Supported by an expansive range of applications, techniques such as infrared, Raman, UV/Vis and fluorescence provide a molecular fingerprint for both qualitative and quantitative analysis. For more information, visit About Thermo Electron Corporation Thermo Electron Corporation is the world leader in analytical instruments. Our instrument solutions enable our customers to make the world a healthier, cleaner and safer place. Thermo's Life and Laboratory Sciences segment provides analytical instruments, scientific equipment, services and software solutions for life science, drug discovery, clinical, environmental and industrial laboratories. Thermo's Measurement and Control segment is dedicated to providing analytical instruments used in a variety of manufacturing processes and in-the-field applications, including those associated with safety and homeland security. Based near Boston, Massachusetts, Thermo has revenues of approximately $2.7 billion, and employs approximately 11,000 people in 30 countries. For more information, visit

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