AKTA Start – On-site Service and Repair

AKTA Start – On-site Service and Repair
Regular maintenance of your AKTA Start is essential for safe and trouble-free operation, and routine cleaning should be standard practice in your lab. But what about more the complex, time-consuming procedures required for a full preventative maintenance (PM)? iLab Solutions’ fully trained AKTA service engineers will visit you on-site to ensure your AKTA Start is serviced according to th...

Good Housekeeping Practice for Protein Purification Systems

Good Housekeeping Practice for Protein Purification Systems
We often refer to the instruments running protein purification techniques as the workhorses of the lab. Researchers rely on them to be up and running as standard. The great thing is that these instruments are actually quite simple to keep running well, as long as you follow some good housekeeping tips for sample preparation, buffer management, column cleaning and overall system cleanliness.  Prot...

IQ/OQ – Peace of Mind for New Equipment Installations

IQ/OQ – Peace of Mind for New Equipment Installations
Whether you are involved in manufacturing, transfer to manufacturing or R&D, if you work in a QC environment you’ve probably heard the terms IQ (installation qualification) and OQ (operational qualification). When a new piece of equipment or plant is being installed and commissioned for use, IQ and OQ are two independent and documented procedures used to check and test that a system ...

New! Service and Support for Bio-Rad NGC

New! Service and Support for Bio-Rad NGC
Bio-Rad NGC 10 and NGC 100 Medium Pressure Chromatography Systems are designed to meet a range of throughput and application needs, for scale-up analytical and preparative chromatography. iLab Solutions now offer preventative maintenance (PM), repair and support for these systems. Contact us to discuss your needs. Request a service plan quote: Call or click to talk to us about your systems. We’ll ...

Software Upgrades – Give your FPLC a Boost

Software Upgrades – Give your FPLC a Boost
Give your older AKTA a boost with a software upgrade to Windows 7 or 10 OS We often talk to labs who are struggling to maintain the effectiveness of their systems because they are constrained by their software. It’s common to find FPLC systems being controlled from lab PCs that are running on old Windows operating systems (XP or earlier) with the associated networking and upgrade problems that bri...

Continued Support for AKTA Explorer

Continued Support for AKTA Explorer
What if you’re not ready or not able to move to the next generation of AKTA instruments? For many labs, AKTA Explorer is their workhorse instrument and upgrading isn't an option. There just isn’t the budget or necessity to replace an otherwise satisfactorily working system. The concern for many labs is GE's discontinued servicing of AKTA Explorer from December 2017. Robust and Reliable We know tha...