HEYWOOD, UK, 27 January, 2016 — Lab M has enhanced its pharmacopoeia range to ensure that all media listed in the European Pharmacopoeia 8.0 volume 1 (2014) are now available in its portfolio.
Lab M offers all 17 dehydrated culture media products referenced in the European Pharmacopoeia (EP), and each of the 17 has been formulated to and performance tested by the requirements specified within the pharmacopoeia. The use of Lab M’s products enables laboratories to comply to the EP standard, which is harmonised with the equivalent chapters of the United States (USP) and Japanese (JP) pharmacopoeias. [ More … ]
With massive amounts of snow expected along the East Coast and cold winter temperatures creeping across the United States, several weather advisories and safety warnings have been issued over the course of the past few days. These advisories are not just reserved for the human population, however. In a recent article, one veterinarian explains the importance of taking the necessary precautions to keep your pets and livestock safe during the winter months. [ More … ]
Heading to the 2016 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta next week? Join Neogen at booth A329 to gain valuable knowledge on food and animal safety subjects, including solutions for raised without antibiotic practices, molecular pathogen detection, ATP sanitation/hygiene monitoring and much more. [ More … ]
Prescribed by doctors for pain relief, usually after surgery or childbirth, nalbuphine, which is sold under trade names that include Nubain, is a semi-synthetic opioid drug that is often used in place of other powerful pain medication, such as morphine. While available by prescription only, reports of this drug being abused date back several decades and today is responsible for a new HIV epidemic and has also been found in the professional bodybuilding world.
Nalbuphine is explained as essentially the same potency as morphine, but nalbuphine has less potential for abuse as it exhibits a “ceiling effect,” meaning a dose over 30 milligrams does not produce further [ More … ]