The Marine Parasitology Workshop and its Application in Fisheries Management was recently held at University of Cape Town. Due to its great success, they are planning on a bigger event with a wider range of speakers next year. Labotec sponsored slides, coverslips and pens and the UCT Marine Parasitology team had this to say : […]
ESSENTIALS FOR A SUCCESSFUL LAB Quality equipment at an affordable price, reliability, ease of use and durability in local conditions are some important factors when sourcing equipment for the African laboratory. While these factors are fundamental, there are often obstacles with time delays experienced when sourcing equipment and spares for maintenance from overseas suppliers with […]
Congratulations to Alon Shulman (pictured on the left) who won the 2018 BSc in Physiotherapy Prize for Pharmacology at University of Witwatersrand, which was sponsored by Labotec. He achieved the highest mark in the class for third year of study. The prize was presented by Professor Hellen Myezwa (pictured on the right) at the Faculty […]
SCRUBUP TIME : Wits Student Pathology Society for 2019 are looking smart in their new Scrub gear, sponsored by Labotec. The team who make it all happen are : Front Row (Left-Right): Makgotso Mogafe, Chloé Howell, Amy Holden, Taskeen Mather (Vice-President), Elaine Pienaar (President), Mariambibi Patel, Simoné Budler, Kaashifa Gathoo. Back Row (Left-Right): Wamkelwe Khathi, […]
The first ever African trade fair in the analytica-world network was a resounding success. Analytica Lab Africa took place from 9 to 11 July at Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg and the 90m2 Labotec stand saw more visitors than it has for over a decade at a Lab Africa, said Labotec Marketing Manager Debbie Shaw.
This year the Labotec team was invited to explore their inner creativity at their annual teambuilding and award event held at the Clay Café, Big Red Barn in Midrand. Being a scientific company, many members of staff are equipped with analytical brains, and the general feeling was slight uneasiness about painting on ceramics and expressing […]
ENVIRONMENTAL SIMULATION SYSTEMS DOWN TO –70 °C WITHOUT COMPROMISE As refrigerant regulation for fluorinated greenhouse gases significantly tightened, and the next EU refrigerant regulation / F-gas Regulation 517/2014 will come into effect on 1st January 2020, German company Weiss Technik in collaboration with Dresden University of Technology researched alternatives to R23 refrigerant for use in […]
Now with touch operation and many additional options Hettich has developed its incubator range to incorporate the fields of microbiological diagnostics, clinical chemistry and applications in industry and research. The HettCube 200, 400 and 600 models with and without cooling are now equipped with a 4.3-inch touch display that offers full transparency over the incubation […]
Integra have just introduced the new 10, 50 and 100 µl 16 channel Evolve manual pipette. This is an addition to the existing Evolve pipette series that covers single, eight and twelve channel formats and a volume range of 0.2 – 5,000 µl.
The new Buchi Pure flash and prep chromatography systems, designed to get more purification into less space while offering maximal protection for the user, their samples and the environment is exclusively available in Southern Africa from Labotec. The chromatography equipment can be used for the purification of high value compounds, while offering the high flexibility […]