Sigma Life Science, an innovative biological products and
services business of
Sigma- Aldrich Corporation
), has signed a deal with the Culture Collections of Public
Health England, curators for the European Collection of Cell
Cultures (ECACC). Sigma Life Science and the Public Health
England will jointly distribute ECACC cell lines in the UK.
As per the agreement, ECACC collection of expertly preserved and
authenticated human and animal cell cultures will be available
through the Sigma-Aldrich website www.sigma.com/ecacc. With the
agreement in place, scientists all across the globe will have
easy access to the ECACC cell lines.
ECACC serves the research community and provides an International
Depository Authority recognized patent depository for Europe.
ECACC cell lines are authenticated using Short Tandem Repeat
profiling and other proprietary techniques. Authenticated ECACC
help in eliminating potential research variables, thus leading to
a reduction in time and expense for researchers. The ECACC
provide the researches with readily available and high quality
Few days ago, Sigma-Aldrich signed a deal with
Applied Minerals, Inc.
), a leading global producer of halloysite clay solutions. Under
the deal, Aldrich Materials Science, a strategic technology
initiative of Sigma-Aldrich, will market and distribute research
quantities of Dragonite halloysite clay. Applied Minerals, on the
other hand, will market its halloysite clay solutions to
customers through its domestic and international sales network.
Sigma-Aldrich is a leading life sciences and high technology
company. It develops, manufactures and distributes various
biochemicals and organic chemicals. These chemical products and
kits are used in scientific and genomic research, biotechnology,
pharmaceutical development, diagnosis of diseases and chemical
Sigma-Aldrich currently maintains a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell).
Other companies in the specialty chemicals industry with a
favorable Zacks Rank are
Prospect Global Resources, Inc.
). While Balchem holds a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), Prospect
Global retains a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
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