New Product Announcements and Awards
SLAS2017 is THE premier industry event to launch your company's new product or service. Thousands of the world's leading scientists, researchers, engineers, academics and business leaders working in life sciences technology and discovery will be on hand. These highly accomplished professionals can provide keen insight on your product and help advocate on its behalf to colleagues and the user community at large.
Over 300 companies showcase products and services by exhibiting at SLAS2017. Distinguish your company and new technology by promoting it before the conference. Among other benefits, you'll enjoy invaluable free publicity courtesy of SLAS. Plus, more recognition for your product can be gained by entering it into the New Product Award, which will be judged and awarded on-site at SLAS2017. If you wish to submit your new product for the SLAS New Product Award at SLAS2017, you can do so here.
New Products at SLAS2017
AcouSort AB — Booth 1637 *Innovation AveNEW *
The AcouTrap is a benchtop research platform for non-contact acoustic cell trapping. The system enables trapping, enrichment or washing of particles, cells or extracellular vesicles from samples in 96-well microplates.
AMSBIO LLC — Booth 1723
Calcium or Glutamate biosensors are now available from AMSBIO. These permit long-term imaging and can be engineered to specifically target cellular compartments or organelles. These biosensors permit signaling pathway exploration or allow the measurement of a biomolecules and they do all this while preserving both spatial and temporal cellular processes. Red, green and mApple fluorescent protein versions available. The innovative way to trace neurons through calcium activity and higher throughput of calcium assays on cultured cells. The glutamate range enables direct visualization of synaptic release (as opposed to Ca2+ imaging)
Analytik Jena US, Inc. — Booth 1011
We change the way to prep. SmartExtraction™ results in high-molecular weight DNA on different liquid handlers based on a novel smart modified surfaces. Easy to automate, fast workflow and ready-to-use kits for minimal hands-on time.
Benchling — Booth 1725
Register and track any biological entity across experiments, teams, and physical locations. Custom, automated linkages between entities empower scientists to digitally express true biological complexity for the first time.
BioMicroLab — Booth 337
New benchtop Capper Decapper system from BioMicroLab for 96 well mini tubes Add or remove all 96 caps in 30 seconds. Ready to use decapping and capping system for full racks of tubes. No rack adapters needed when changing between tube sizes. Stop by to preview our new system!
BioNex Solutions, Inc. — Booth 1001
Stinger Labware Laser Engraver
The Stinger laser labware engraver is next-generation technology that provides direct indelible marking for the ultimate consumables-free solution in cradle-to-grave labware traceability.
BioTek Instruments — Booth 911
Lionheart FX Automated Live Cell Imager
Lionheart™ FX Automated Live Cell Imager with four color channels and brightfield. Incubation, CO2/O2 control, humidity chamber, plus Gen5™ 3.0 software for image capture and analysis.
Bonitasoft — Booth 1709
Bonita BPM 7.4
Bonita BPM 7.4 platform enables delivering inter-lab workflow applications. These applications optimize analytical processes in drug discovery, easily integrating them with LIMS
Brooks Automation — Booth 1512
Integration-friendly 96 format whole-rack screwcap capper and decapper, featuring a modular design and unique interchangeable cap driver cartridges for tube format changes on the fly.
Chemspeed Technologies — Booth 548
The Chemspeed Flex Swile is the first true one-to-one gravimetric solid dispensing workstation for virtually any solid material utilizing unique disposable glass capillary pipettes. Swile can dispense from any source container into any destination format with unrivaled precision and accuracy at microgram and milligram quantities. Optional SWIP tool can dispense even honey-like liquids with amazing precision and accuracy completely unattended. The Swile can distinguish between liquid and solid matrices and automatically select the proper tool for low volume/weight dispensing. The workstation requires no bench space and is installed in one day in the lab. This workstation liberates valuable scientist time while providing improved precision dispensing and increasing safety when handling hazardous materials.
Clippard Instrument Laboratory, Inc. — Booth 1549
Clippard Solenoid-Operated PTFE Media Isolation Valves
These isolation valves are ideal for a wide variety of applications including those that require precise, repeatable dispensing of media as well as corrosive materials. Proudly made in the USA.
Computype — Booth 1611
Direct Mark ID Technology, READY Labware Services
Computype's proprietary Direct Mark ID technology has been made newly available for plastic and glass containers and allows for permanent container identification, hence improving tracking and traceability
Covaris — Booth 1411
The ME220 Focused-ultrasonicator is a bench-top, multi-application, sample preparation system with real-time monitoring, 1-to-8 sample batch-processing, and, by using proprietary AFA-energetics, enables unprecedented, precise and accurate downstream analytical results.
Creoptix — Booth 446
Based on Creoptix WAVE's unparalleled sensitivity and crude sample robustness, we have built the Creoptix WAVEdelta: 4 parallel flow channels and more novelties to ride the next wave in kinetics.
Elemental Machines — Booth 1746
Elemental Machines Sensory Network
The Elemental Machines Sensory Network™ monitors critical equipment performance and invisible environmental variables that can influence scientific processes, and provides new levels of clarity, transparency and consistency. Anytime. Anywhere.
Greiner Bio-One North America, Inc. — Booth 1025
CELLdisc™ is a new multilayer device covering a range of cell culture surfaces from 1,000 cm2 up to 1 square meter. The innovative ergonomic design of CELLdisc™ provides a versatile system for the propagation of adherent mammalian cells from research scale to industrial batches. In addition, a centrally located channel allows an uniform distribution of gas throughout the device. A socle-rim guaranties that the bottom layer of the CELLdisc™ does not touch the surface of the incubator. The compact and robust cylindrical device is ideally suited for automation and upscaling of mass cell culture.
Hamilton Storage — Booth 601
LabElite® DeCapper/I.D. Capper Devices
Now enabling decapping of 24-well tube racks in addition to 48- and 96-well tube racks for microtubes, cryovials, and specialty tubes. I.D. Capper also adds high-speed 2-D barcode reading.
LabElite® I.D. Reader
LabElite I.D. Reader with active ColdScan technology scans tube racks directly from a freezer without risk of fog/condensation, along with automatic decoding of 2-D, or optional 1-D, barcoded tubes.
SAM HD is a low-capacity automated sample management system, with temperatures to -80°C, and up to 60,000/86,250 tube capacity in standard/high-density racks, including different tubes with the same diameter.
Verso® High-Throughput Automated Sample Storage System
Stores samples from ambient to -20°C, with new features including a smaller configuration, a Universal Picker, 96-tube Picker-Puncher, dual robotics/pickers, and optional Active Thawing.
Horizon Discovery — Booth 1243
TurboGFP Organelle Cell lines
TurboGFP organelle cell lines Bring precision to your assay development by localizing your protein of interest in a live cell assay. Cell lines are tagged with a unique gene-editing technology, allowing for multiplexing with antibodies or intracellular dyes.
Infinitesimal, LLC. — Booth 1637 *Innovation AveNEW *
The Nanofountain Probe device is the first fully-automated single cell transfection technology for adherent cells offering advantages to current techniques in generating monoclonal cell line and gene editing using CRISPR/CAS9.
infoteam Software AG — Booth 1318
infoteam SiLA Library
The infoteam SiLA Library is an independent industry standard implementation of SiLA. It gives device manufacturers a head start for the implementation of SiLA Device Drivers. Available for multiple platforms.
INNOPROT — Booth 944
Multiplex Nomad Biosensors
Fluorescent Nomad Biosensors allow the measurement in vitro of both GPCR activation pathways (b-arrestin recruitment & second messenger) in one single assay without using any additional reagent than Nomad cell lines.
InSphero Inc. — Booth 213
GravityTRAP 384 Microtissue Platform
The GravityTRAP™ 384 Microtissue Platform is a 3D-optimized 384-well format for HTS and HCI applications. Features include a SureXchange™ pipetting ledge, black-walled body and continuous flat glass base plate.
IntelliCyt Corporation — Booth 1037
Introducing the expanding iQue® Screener PLUS Family
The best keeps getting better! The IntelliCyt Advantage delivers more of what matters when profiling cell function and phenotype with the iQueScreener PLUS platform. NOW get even more assay design flexibility with 2 NEW laser configurations. In addition to the violet-blue-red laser configuration, the iQue Screener PLUS is now available in a violet-yellow-blue and a blue-red laser configuration. Whether you are performing suspension cell and bead screening, profiling with multicolor assay panels, or combining multiple fluorescent proteins into your assay designs, the iQue Screener PLUS family provides all the advances that have been made with just the lasers and collection channels you need.
Find out how the best keeps getting better
Introducing the QMax™ Refill Module for the iQue Screener PLUS
QMax manages onboard fluid levels on your iQue Screener PLUS, to extend hands-off runtime of the iQue Screener PLUS, increase uninterrupted instrument operation by "hot swapping" fluids so you never have to stop an experiment and to increase productivity by adding additional plates or enabling longer sampling times.
Find out how to get more done in your day
Cy-Clone PLUS together with the iQue Screener PLUS platform uses the power of high throughput flow cytometry to deliver high content and miniaturized sample volumes in a rapid, easy-to-use system for optimal clone ranking and selection. Cy-Clone PLUS the ONLY solution that provides IgG quantitation, IgG quantitation per cell, cell number, cell viability, IgG quantitation per viable cell, and cell density in a single cost-effective assay that can migrate through your workflow from screening to scale up. Now, you can make the best decisions earlier in the process and every step of the way.
Find out how to accelerate your cell line development
Difficult samples? Intellicyt is up to the challenge!
When an assay calls for difficult samples, QSol buffer enables consistent sampling by reducing protein buildup and carryover so large experiments are performed effortlessly and complex scientific questions can be answered.
Find out how to clean up your biology
IonField Systems — Booth 343
The PlasmaKnife System rinses, plasma cleans, and sterilizes microplates allowing them to be reused multiple times. Repeated plasma treatment improves the precision of results and assay repeatability.
KNF Neuberger, Inc. — Booth 240
NMP 03 Micro Gas Pump for Portable Devices
Starting at just 12.9 x 24.2 mm and 11g, this tiny pump delivers linear transfer to 500 mL/min. Coupled with quiet, efficient operation, NMP 03 is perfect for handheld/battery operated devices.
LabVantage Solutions, Inc. — Booth 340
LabVantage ELN and LabVantage LES
Eliminate unnecessary paper records with the LabVantage Electronic Laboratory Notebook (ELN) and Laboratory Execution System (LES). Capture, manage and collaborate experiments and test execution workflows across your organization with ease.
Leuze electronic — Booth 123
CMOS imager that can be integrated in instruments, attached directly to the pipettor, or as an open cased OEM module. Using a programmable two optic system (High Density and Far Fields) it is characterized by good reading and decoding properties and can read all current 1D and 2D-codes for readings on samples, reagents, racks or carousels.
Camera-based code reader 1D, 2D, stacked codes and DataMatrix code. Designed with simple operation for OEMs, integrators and end customers. Configurable by Teach-in, web browser or configuration codes.
LGC — Booth 437
Hydrocycler2 water bath PCR thermal cycler — Combining throughput, efficiency and robust design, Hydrocycler2 offers an effective high-throughput alternative to Peltier-based thermal cyclers, processing over 150,000 samples per eight-hour day.
MDZ Automation LLC — Booth 1647
Argenta, is a fully automated liquid handler in a very compact size. From simple plate fillings to more complex protocols, Argenta is a budget-friendly solution for your lab!
Nanomedical Diagnostics — Booth 1317
AGILE R100 is an electronic label-free assay based on breakthrough Field Effect Biosensing technology that provides sensitive real-time binding kinetics and concentration data for optimizing lead compounds during drug discovery.
Nova Biostorage Plus, LLC — Booth 200
xxpress qPCR machine
Run 40 cycles in under 10 minutes with new qPCR technology
Parker Hannifin Corporation Precision Fluidics Division — Booth 919
R9 Miniature Diaphragm Isolation Valve
The R9 delivers the liquid flow capabilities of a 16 mm valve with a 9 mm envelope. A 44% reduction in width with unrivaled flows and pressures to 100 psi
Parker Announces New Model for VSO® LowPro Series, Expanding on our Market Leading Miniature Proportional Pneumatic Valve Platform.
SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd. — Booth 743
High-throughput, super resolution 2D & 3D cellular imager with bright-field & 5 fluorescence channels. Proprietary optical system enable whole well imaging of 384-well plate in 90 seconds. Intuitive software for image capture & analysis.
Sierra Sensors GmbH — Booth 1711
MASS - 2
The MASS-2 instrument contains 32 detection spots (4x8 array). Eight samples are delivered simultaneously to the detection spots via continuous flow microfluidics. MASS-2 measures binding interactions in real time.
Sirius Automation Inc — Booth 109
Your Personal Automated Laboratory Assistant! Weighs, Dilutes, Vortexes, Transfers & Seals. Standard labware; handles slurries and multiple solvents. Self-changing Robot Tools. Works like you, and records EVERYTHING.
SMAC Moving Coil Actuators — Booth 1708
LCA6 Programmable Moving Coil Actuator
The LCA6 (6mm thick) is the newest part of SMAC's micro-product lineup, including a micro-sized stacking controller and a two-axes micro-gripper.
StemoniX — Booth 1523 and *Innovation AveNEW * Booth 1637
microHeart® is a physiologically-relevant cardiac platform for drug discovery. Available in high density microplate formats, microHeart aligns cardiomyocytes into heart-like structures, accelerating features of maturity leading to improved drug screening
TeselaGen Biotechnology — Booth 247
TeselaGen Enterprise is the world's first commercially available information technology platform for automated synthetic biology. TeselaGen speeds genetic engineering with a complete mind-to-molecule software platform for DNA modification and manipulation.
Thermo Fisher Scientific — Booth 701
Thermo Scientific KingFisher Presto sample purification system
The Thermo Scientific KingFisher Presto sample purification system is used as part of automated liquid handling systems for purifying of nucleic acids and proteins. Fitting on deck it saves space and provides a seamless purification process for true walk-away automation.
Trinean — Booth 1213
The NEW DropSense96 has increased sensitivity and new broad-use cDrop apps for accurate bio-molecule quantification and contamination identification in one shot. No dye/assay. Speed-up QC and reduce your retesting rates!
TTE Laboratories/Avidien Technologies — Booth 1251
Avidien MicroPro 300
Introducing the World's Smallest 96/384 well full-featured Benchtop Pipettor running via bluetooth with an iPad. The unit includes PDR (Pipetting Depth Recall) allowing users to customize and store pipetting depth.
TTP Labtech — Booth 1105
dragonfly 2 was designed for discovery, it offers a novel positive-displacement, non-contact, liquid handling which eliminates issues with clogging (agnostic of liquid class) while providing reliable, accurate and repeatable dispensing.
Wiley — Booth 1314
Using a combination of novel reactions and curated information, Wiley ChemPlanner delivers computer-aided synthesis design backed by millions of empirical reactions to help chemists design viable synthetic routes to their target molecules.
Wiley Spectra Lab
Wiley Spectra Lab is an expert spectral data system that helps researchers confidently identify chemical substances by providing access to 2.3 million MS, NMR, and IR spectra — the broadest and largest collection in the world.