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Tecan to launch Fluent® Gx Automation Workstation for use in regulated laboratories

Published: January 25 2018

Tecan’s range of advanced liquid handling solutions will soon be enhanced with the introduction of the new Fluent® Gx Automation Workstation*, designed specifically to meet the stringent needs of clinical and regulated laboratories.

Next-Generation Large Molecule Affinity Purification Solution Improves Biotherapeutic, Disease Biomarker and Sports Anti-Doping Bioanalysis

Published: February 17 2016

Thermo Scientific MSIA Streptavidin EVO microcolumns simplify large molecule bioanalysis

Tecan simplifies large molecule bioanalysis

Published: February 2 2016

Tecan has launched a fully automated affinity purification solution for the extraction of large biomolecules, such as proteins, antibodies and antibody-drug conjugates.

Fast liquid transfer down to picoliter levels with Tecan’s D300e

Published: July 2 2015

Tecan has introduced the D300e Digital Dispenser* for applications that need faster, reliable dispensing down to picoliter volumes. This innovative, simple-to-use device is ideal for the creation of assay plates, and can cut set-up times from hours

Tecan introduces Fluent™ Laboratory Automation Solution for compound management

Published: January 20 2015

Tecan will soon be launching a new Fluent™ Laboratory Automation Solution designed to offer greater throughput and flexibility for compound management workflows*. Building on the success of the Fluent™ cell-based assay workstation

Tecan’s AC Extraction Plate™ boosts productivity for clozapine testing at King’s College Hospital

Published: October 21 2014

King’s College Hospital, London, has established a fully automated therapeutic drug monitoring protocol for clozapine using Tecan’s AC Extraction Plate™ and Freedom EVO® liquid handling platform. Lewis Couchman, Senior Clinical

Tecan offers next-generation sequencing sample preparation at the touch of a button

Published: September 19 2014

Tecan has launched the Freedom EVO® NGS workstation to simplify next-generation sequencing (NGS) sample preparation and PCR set-up. Offering user-friendly, walkaway automation of library preparation at the touch of a button, it eliminates the

Tecan launches new options for Cavro® Omni Robot at AACC’s Clinical Lab Expo

Published: July 15 2014

Tecan has extended the flexibility of its popular Cavro® Omni Robot with the introduction of embedded control functions and the option to select single axis configurations. Unveiled with the launch of the Cavro Omni Robot Version 4.0 at the

Tecan offers revolutionary transfer tool for automated Nested LiHa disposable tip handling

Published: July 8 2014

Tecan has introduced an innovative new consumable device offering increased throughput and capacity for Freedom EVO® workstations.

Tecan offers revolutionary transfer tool for automated Nested LiHa disposable tip handling

Published: July 8 2014

Tecan has introduced an innovative new consumable device offering increased throughput and capacity for Freedom EVO® workstations. The patent pending Disposable Transfer Tool is designed for use with Tecan’s Nested LiHa disposable tips,

Tecan unveils Fluent™ laboratory automation solutions

Published: June 24 2014

Tecan has introduced the Fluent™ laboratory automation solution, the latest addition to its world-class laboratory automation portfolio. Fluent is a unique automation concept built around the application-specific needs of laboratories,

Tecan offers Dual Z arm for Cavro® Omni Robot

Published: June 17 2014

Tecan has introduced a Dual Z arm for the popular Cavro® Omni Robot. Available with a broad choice of lengths, orientations and options for all three axes, the Cavro Omni Robot is designed to combine precision OEM liquid handling with

HP D300 offers speed and reliability for drug titrations at GSK

Published: June 3 2014

GlaxoSmithKline’s quest for improved anti-malarial treatments has been revolutionized by the speed and reliability of the HP D300 Digital Dispenser. The system – distributed by Tecan – has enabled scientists working at GSK’s

Monitoring the quality of beer with Tecan’s Infinite® M200 PRO

Published: April 24 2014

The 2013 Jugend Innovativ competition saw Tecan collaborating with HLFS Ursprung and the Stiegl brewery to optimize the HybriScan™D Beer assay (Sigma-Aldrich) for the quality control of beer on an Infinite® M200 PRO multimode reader.

Boost throughput and walkaway times with Tecan’s new Nested LiHa Disposable Tips

Published: April 8 2014

The demand for ever-increasing throughput means that many laboratories are looking for solutions to increase the capacity of their automated systems. Tecan has created Nested LiHa Disposable Tips specifically to meet this need, allowing up to five

Eliminate tedious sample preparation with laboratory automation from Tecan

Published: March 25 2014

Tecan offers a wide range of laboratory automation solutions for mass spectrometry (MS) sample preparation, ensuring there is a system to meet your workflow and throughput needs. From solid phase extraction and liquid-liquid extraction to protein

New TouchTools™ PCR Wizard aids automated PCR set-up

Published: February 25 2014

Tecan has launched the TouchTools™ PCR Wizard, an easy-to-use Freedom EVOware® add-on offering straightforward automation of PCR reaction set­­up on Freedom EVO® platforms. This new tool simplifies the set-up of applications

Tecan’s AC Extraction Plate™ provides a unique sample preparation tool for LC-MS

Published: October 29 2013

Tecan’s newly launched AC Extraction Plate is a revolutionary, automation-friendly solution designed to streamline sample preparation for LC-MS analysis of small molecules. The plate, which is based on proprietary TICE™ (Tecan

Tecan launches AlphaScreen® option for Infinite® F200 PRO reader

Published: November 28 2012

Tecan has developed an AlphaScreen® module for its popular Infinite® F200 PRO multimode reader, providing customers with a cost-effective solution for AlphaScreen and AlphaLISA® assays. Offering excellent sensitivity for screening and

Increased flexibility and choice for Tecan’s Cavro® Centris Pump

Published: October 26 2012

The state-of-the-art Cavro Centris Pump from Tecan is now available with a range of glass syringes and plastic valves to complement the existing portfolio of long-life ceramic components. These new options provide customers with a greater choice of

TECAN and JPT Peptide Technologies Announce Cooperation Agreement

Published: October 2 2012

TECAN and JPT Peptide Technologies GmbH, a wholly-owned subsidiary of BIONTECH AG, today announced a collaborative agreement between the two specialist companies. Within the scope of the agreement, the parties agree to co-promote JPT’s wide

Tecan launches Air LiHa for Freedom EVO® platform

Published: September 18 2012

Tecan understands that flexibility is crucial to making laboratory automation work for you, and is now offering even greater choice, with the introduction of the Air LiHa (air displacement pipetting arm) for Freedom EVO workstations. This innovative

Tecan and Siloam Biosciences co-market new ELISA system

Published: September 4 2012

Tecan and Siloam Biosciences Inc. announce their intent to co-market a new automated low volume, high sensitivity microfluidic ELISA. The system is based on Tecan’s Freedom EVO® liquid handling technology and the Siloam Biosciences’

Tecan’s new QC Kit for Freedom EVO® workstations released

Published: August 22 2012

 Tecan has launched the QC Kit, a total solution for liquid handling performance verification testing on Freedom EVO® workstations. Created in collaboration with Artel – the worldwide leader in liquid handling quality assurance &ndash

A fresh approach to clean water with Tecan’s Infinite® 200

Published: August 9 2012

Researchers in the Institute of Applied Microbiology at Giessen University, Germany, have developed a microplate-based assay for online testing of the effects of metal nanoparticles using an Infinite® M200 microplate reader from Tecan. This

Powerful walkaway qPCR set-up from Tecan

Published: July 19 2012

The Dittmer Lab at the University of North Carolina is using a Freedom EVO® 150 with an integrated LightCycler® 480 Real-Time PCR System to perform research activities and investigate the biology of viral cancers, such as those caused by

Read and incubate your cells in parallel with Tecan’s enhanced Gas Control Module (GCM™)

Published: July 3 2012

Tecan has updated the patent pending Gas Control Module (GCM™) for the Infinite® 200 PRO multimode reader to offer simultaneous control of O2 and CO2 concentrations, providing rigorous environmental control for an even wider range of cell

A winning combination for nephrology research

Published: June 19 2012

Tecan’s Infinite® 200 series microplate readers have proved to be a valuable asset for the Experimental Nephrology laboratory at the University Hospital of Münster, aiding the development of both cell-based and ex vivo fluorescence

Tecan and Reinnervate team up for automation of 3D cell culture

Published: June 7 2012

Tecan has signed a co-marketing agreement with Reinnervate, a leading company in the 3D cell culture market, to develop a range of automated solutions based on the Freedom EVO® liquid handling workstations and Reinnervate’s Alvetex®

Tecan collaborates with China to embrace a whole new dimension in blood safety

Published: May 22 2012

Tecan is working with the Chinese Society of Blood Transfusion in a bid to steadily improve both the capabilities and the quality of blood screening services, sharing its expertise and knowledge of quality control and quality assurance with the

Customers celebrate the launch of Tecan Australia

Published: May 9 2012

Tecan recently invited customers from around Australasia to mark the inauguration of Tecan Australia as a fully owned Tecan subsidiary, with a series of launch events in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. The creation of Tecan Australia reflects

5th Tecan Symposium to visit Boston in the fall

Published: April 27 2012

The annual Tecan Symposium will be held in the US for the first time this year, from the 23rd to the 25th of October, at the beautiful Taj Hotel in the historical and picturesque surroundings of Boston, Massachusetts. The topic of this year’s

Unwinding the genetic clock with Tecan’s Infinite® M1000 plate reader

Published: April 17 2012

Tecan’s Infinite® M1000 plate reader has enabled researchers at the Institute of Entomology (ENTU), Czech Republic, to automate hourly luminescence measurement of transgenic Drosophila for the study of insect circadian clocks. Dr

Tecan granted patent for revolutionary NanoQuant Plate™

Published: April 3 2012

The revolutionary design of Tecan’s NanoQuant Plate™ has been recognized with the granting of a new European patent. Launched in 2008, the NanoQuant Plate was the first solution on the market designed for simultaneous measurement of

Tecan triumphs at SLAS2012 with Direct Digital Titration

Published: March 7 2012

The First Annual SLAS Conference and Exhibition held in San Diego, California, in February heralded success for Tecan, with the new HP D300 Digital Dispenser receiving the SLAS2012 New Product Award Designation. An intensive selection process

Tecan's new Infinite® M1000 – the future of microplate detection has just arrived

Published: May 25 2011

Tecan has recently updated its Infinite M1000 high-end multimode microplate reader with new features designed to offer the same top class performance for an even wider range of applications. First launched in 2008, the Infinite M1000 uses Tecan’s pre