All posts by Mike Wheeler

High content screening

The Acquifer imaging machine  is a fully automated microscopy system for small model organisms and cell-based screening applications. It is an easy-to-use, high speed screening  platform especially  for  time-lapse recording and  is  focused  on  high  stability,  easy  maintenance, maximum experiment reproducibility and long-term data transparency. Typical   applications include screening   of   zebrafish, drosophila, yeast, cells and … Continue reading High content screening

New NPD hub to nurture innovation in Australian food sector

Innovative food manufacturers and food service operators in Australia can now enjoy the benefits of a purpose-designed new R&D facility launched by leading inclusions pioneer Pecan Deluxe Candy for customers across the APAC region. The new facility is based in the popular Sukhumvit area in Bangkok, near to the Gateway Shopping Mall which is famed … Continue reading New NPD hub to nurture innovation in Australian food sector

Island Road funding to boost Koo Wee Rup’s agribusiness

Cardinia Shire’s agriculture sector will soon be transporting better quality produce to market, more efficiently with support from the Victorian state government. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford today announced a $90,000 investment from the second round of grants through the Labor Government’s Local Roads to Market program. Pulford said, “The Koo Wee Rup community knows … Continue reading Island Road funding to boost Koo Wee Rup’s agribusiness

Government to mull on clear sugar labelling

CHOICE welcomes the Federal Government’s options paper on added sugar today which includes options for strong measures for sugar labelling like visual labelling of teaspoons of sugar on sugar-sweetened beverages. “For years CHOICE has been calling for added sugar labelling and it’s great to see the Federal Government putting forward options that will allow Australians … Continue reading Government to mull on clear sugar labelling