Press Release Summary:
Designed for molecular characterization and quantization, Model 400-MR magnetic resonance spectrometer offers compact footprint for use in pharmaceutical, biotech, chemical, and academic laboratories. NMR system features workstation software with local language support capability to provide data processing and acquisition tools. Spectrometer offers detection and quantification of minor components in mixtures and cell extracts.
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Varian, Inc. Launches Compact, High Performance Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer
TOKYO, Japan, Aug. 28 /-- Varian, Inc. (NASDAQ:VARI) today announced the introduction of its 400-MR magnetic resonance spectrometer. This high performance NMR system gives non- specialists access to state-of-the-art methods for molecular characterization and quantitation. The compact footprint of the 400-MR makes it easier to accommodate in small analytical laboratories in pharmaceutical, biotech, chemical and academic environments.
Through the latest release of Varian's MR workstation software, now with local language support capability, scientists can take advantage of a full suite of data processing and acquisition tools. Complex data acquisition sequences, used to gather detailed information about molecular structures or the composition of mixtures, are available at the push of a button. Varian's unique electronic architecture ensures reliable detection and quantification of minor components in mixtures, cell extracts for example, with minimal sample preparation.
"With the introduction of the 400-MR, Varian has made highly informative NMR analyses routine for chemists in many disciplines," said Martin O'Donoghue, Senior Vice President, Scientific Instruments, Varian, Inc. "We are expanding our product offerings to give a broader range of users easy access to high performance information rich detection solutions."
"Varian's strength in the field of research-oriented magnetic resonance products is well known," said Garry W. Rogerson, president and CEO, Varian, Inc. "The 400-MR adds breadth to our product range by making available the performance required to solve complex research problems in academic environments, to industry scientists who require easy, reliable analyses day in and day out."
The Varian 400-MR is available for immediate order and delivery in 60-90 days. For additional information please visit http://www.varianinc.com/cgi-bin/nav?products/nmr/spectromet/400mr
Core to Varian, Inc.'s strategy is strengthening the company's information rich detection (IRD) product portfolio, which provides users with multi-dimensional layers of knowledge critical to their ability to optimize analyses and processes. These products include nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, mass spectrometry (MS) and Fourier Transform-infrared (FT-IR) systems.
Varian, Inc. is a leading worldwide supplier of scientific instruments and vacuum technologies for life science and industrial applications. The company provides complete solutions, including instruments, vacuum components, laboratory consumable supplies, software, training, and support through its global distribution and support systems. Varian, Inc. employs approximately 3,700 people and operates manufacturing facilities in 14 locations in North America, Europe, and the Pacific Rim. Varian, Inc. had fiscal year 2005 sales of $773 million (excluding the divested Electronics Manufacturing segment), and its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol, "VARI." Further information is available on the company's Web site: http://www.varianinc.com/
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