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May 28, 2015

A Rapid Detection System for the Food Allergen Celery

Since 2005 the European Commission requires adequate labelling of celery in food products due to its allergenic potentia…

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Jul 30, 2014

Evaluation of aflatoxin binding aptamers for the design of rapid mycotoxin tests

BioTrac made a big step forward in the development of cheap and simple aflatoxin test systems

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Mar 13, 2014

Stable Isotope Labelled Bacteria, Fungi and Plants

Our team at the IFA-Tulln has started to produce 13C and 15N labeled microrganisms and plants for applications in metabo…

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Aug 07, 2013

BioTrac has developed a rapid DNA extraction method for GMO analysis

Do you know this problem: you want to analyze some samples by PCR but more than fifty percent of the total analysis time…

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Mar 19, 2013

Development of lateral flow devices (LFDs) for the rapid detection of DNA

BioTrac has started a research project to produce DNA coated gold nanoparticles and to optimize the conditions for LFD t…

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Dec 17, 2012

BioTrac starts research on aptamer development for analytical applications

BioTrac starts a new project to develop DNA aptamers for analytical applications to detect small molecule targets. Aptam…

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Apr 25, 2012

BioTrac: Launch of a platform for molecular bioanalytics

April 2012: The BioTrac web page goes online and provides information about state-of-the-art techniques for the analysis…

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