Immune System

Biomedal targets gluten detection and quantification

Biomedal launches test for gluten

By Joseph James Whitworth

Biomedal has launched an immunochromatographic (lateral flow) test to detect and quantify gluten content in foods.


Experts dismiss new study showing dangers of BPA

By Louis Gore-Langton

New research shows exposure to Bisphenol A (BPA) in pregnant mice can disrupt the immune system and lead to multiple sclerosis in infancy, but experts say the chemical poses no risk to humans.

Scienion inks development agreement with Axela

Scienion and Axela to work together

By staff reporter

Scienion and Axela have entered into an agreement to develop production systems and services for diagnostic and research products.

Food safety research round-up - Tell us what you are working on!

Research round-up: Food-grade coatings and TDLAS

By Joseph James Whitworth

We often don’t take into account the work behind something or take it for granted when it is there and it works. Why does it work and how – there is a good chance it is due to research. FQN takes a look at some recent examples.


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