Random samples: sales.
As of August, Millbrook Instruments had sold 11 of its chemical
microscopes, which utilize secondary ion mass spectrometry, including
two sold in Japan ... Abu Dhabi Ship Builders purchased GID-3 chemical
detectors, which use ion mobility spectrometry, from Smiths Detection
... Merck & Co. implemented a system based on Tripos' MetaLayer
technology ... Illumina signed commercial SNP genotyping agreements with
the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, the University of Cambridge and
GlaxoSmith Kline ... Applied Biosystems made a payment to maintain its
right to use ID Biomedical's Cycling Probe Technology ... Hitachi
Life Science Group of Japan selected Agilent's custom and catalog
microarrays, reader and consumables for its new contract research
service center ... Merck KgaA licensed InnaPhase's Enterprise
Pharmacology Series and SGS BioPharma licensed its Watson LIMS ... In
July, Zymark entered into an OEM agreement with Genomic Solutions ...
New Zealand's GeneMark and the European Molecular Biology
Laboratory's Genomics Core Facility selected Thermo
LabSystems' Nautilus LIMS, and the Queensland Dept. of Natural
Resources and Mines of Austrlia selected its SampleManager LIMS, Yukon
instrument integration program and Pathfinder consulting ... Dyax'
Biotage announced the one millionth shipment of its pre-packed FLASH
chromatography cartridges ... NuGEN Technologies received a NIH Phase 1
SBIR grant to develop an assay to detect anthrax based on its Single
Primer Isothermal Amplification Technology ... The Edgewood Chemical and
Biological Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground integrated IGEN's
M-Series M8 Analyzer with Beckman Coulter's SAGIAN and Biomek FX as
part of its Automated Biological Agent Testing Systems program ...
Qiagen and BD's (Becton, Dickson and Company) joint venture,
PreAnalytiX GmbH, formed agreements with Qiagen customers, including
GlaxoSmith Kline ... Qiagen has exclusive access to purchase certain
automation components from Percision Systems Sciences ... Orchid
BioSciences placed five SNPstream UHT genotyping systems during initial
launch ... Bristol-Myers Squibb invested in the Biacore C system ... As
its second volume order from strategic partner Rigaku, SPECTRO
Analytical Instruments received an order for 65 CIROS ICP and XE XRF
spectrometers for Japan ... BioDiscovery signed a resale agreement with
Sigma-Genosys ... SurroMed received a SBIR grant from the National
Cancer Institute to develop its affinity mass tag technologies ...
GlaxoSmithKline became an early access customer of Zyomyx' Protein
Profiling Biochip System ... Ambion recieved a $1.6 million Phase II
SBIR grant from the NIH National Institute General Medical Sciences for
RNA amplification technologies ... Rapiscan received a $1.6 million
order for portable x-ray systems from Lockheed Martin Mission Systems
... Mitsubishi Pharma subscribed to Gene Logic's BioExpress
database... Amersham Biosciences licensed its Green Fluorescent Protein vectors to Pharmacia and Novartis Pharma AG ... LION bioscience licensed
its SRS and bioSCOUT software to France's Biogemma and RhoBio ...
Pfizer renewed its license to Spotfire's DecisionSite ... The
National Cancer Institute purchased servers and storage systems from
SGI... Dow Chemical purchased Symyx Technologies' Parallel Pressure
Reactor Discovery Tools System ...