BioTek Announces new BioSpa 8 Automated Incubator
Complete workflow automation for long term cell assays

November 16, 2015

BioTek Instruments released the BioSpa™ 8 Automated Incubator, a unique platform that links microplate washers and dispensers with readers and imaging systems for unattended workflow automation. Real time temperature and CO2/O2 control and monitoring, plus humidity level monitoring and plate lid handling provide an ideal environment for cell-based and other assays, with minimal manual intervention.
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BioTek Introduces New General Manager in Germany

November 2, 2015

BioTek Instruments proudly welcomes Dr. Frank Siefert as General Manager of BioTek Germany and the company’s European Coordination Center, which provides service applications and technical support throughout the continent. Dr. Siefert will be responsible for managing day-to-day operations in Germany and implementing local actions that align with the Company’s global business strategies and growth plans.
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Briar Alpert Nominated for ALDA Vice Chair

October 15, 2015

BioTek President & CEO, Briar Alpert, has been nominated for a two-year term as ALDA’s Vice Chair - Chair Elect, and will assume the chairmanship following this term. The Analytical, Life Science & Diagnostics Association (ALDA) is the industry trade association for companies that develop and supply life science, analytical and diagnostics products and services. Briar Alpert has been a member of the ALDA Board of Directors since 2007.
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BioTek Donates to University of Vermont Regenerative Medicine Research

October 1, 2015

BioTek Instruments recently donated $10,000 to the Pulmonary and Critical Care Division at the University of Vermont (UVM) College of Medicine, in Burlington, Vermont to support the program’s research into lung health and disease. A multi-disciplinary team of UVM engineers, physicians, researchers and senior engineering students will use the funds to develop a customized 3D bioprinter from an existing 3D printer without existing bio-capabilities. This will allow the development of novel, multi-perspective approaches for studying lung airways and lung regeneration.
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BioTek to Exhibit at Neuroscience 2015

September 28, 2015

Join BioTek Instruments as they demonstrate the latest microplate innovations at the SfN’s 45th annual meeting. Neuroscience 2015 will be held October 17-21 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. BioTek will showcase their products at booth #1809.
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BioTek Readers Receive BellBrook Transcreener® Certifications

September 9, 2015

BioTek’s complete line of multi-mode microplate readers have now earned Transcreener HTS Assay certifications from BellBrook Labs. Performance of BioTek readers including the Synergy™ Neo2 and Cytation™ 5 have been confirmed as meeting validation requirements across BellBrook’s supported Fluorescence Intensity, Fluorescence Polarization and TR-FRET detection modes.
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2015 Norman R. Alpert Research Prize Winners Announced

September 3, 2015

Dr. Nicholas H. Heintz, CMB Program Director at the University of Vermont, recently announced the winners of the 2015 Norman R. Alpert Research Award. Brian Cunnif and Kheng Newick won as co-first authors for their publication, ”Disabling Mitochondrial Peroxide Metabolism via Combinatorial Targeting of Peroxiredoxin 3 as an Effective Therapeutic Approach for Malignant Mesothelioma".
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BioTek Synergy™ Neo2 Granted Cisbio HTRF® Certification

August 10, 2015

BioTek Instruments’ new Synergy Neo2 Multi-Mode Reader has received its Cisbio HTRF® certification.
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BioTek Readers Receive Promega DLReady™ Certification

August 5, 2015

Several BioTek readers have just received official Promega DLReady™ certifications. Synergy™ Neo2, Cytation™ 5, Cytation 3, Synergy H1, Synergy 2 and Synergy HTX have all now met the stringent acceptance criteria. Promega’s Dual-Luciferase© Reporter System together with BioTek microplate readers demonstrate both companies’ common commitment to maximizing the success of life science researchers.
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BioTek Adds Patent Pending Laser Autofocus to Cytation Cell Imaging Readers

August 3, 2015

BioTek’s award-winning Cytation Cell Imaging Multi-Mode Readers now have an option for laser autofocus, along with the current image-based autofocus method.
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BioTek Instruments Receives 5x5x5 Growth Award for Technology

July 29, 2015

BioTek Instruments has been recognized as one of the 5x5x5 Growth Award winners for 2015. This annual award is sponsored by Vermont Business Magazine and KeyBank, and is presented to five Vermont businesses that have experienced the greatest growth over the past five years in five different categories.
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BioTek Introduces Synergy Neo2 High Performance Multi-Mode Microplate Reader

July 2, 2015

BioTek announces the release of the new Synergy Neo2 Multi-Mode Reader. With improved performance and new features, Synergy Neo2 is now the most advanced, high-performance, high-speed plate reader on the market today.
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BioTek Expands in the United Kingdom

June 4, 2015

BioTek Instruments, Inc. expands their ongoing investment in the European microplate-based technology market with the opening of their new UK Office in Swindon. Mr. Dominic Herring, previously BioTek’s Business and Development Manager with BioTek Singapore, was named General Manager. The new office will focus on bringing enhanced applications and technical support to current and future customers in the United Kingdom.
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BioTek Recognized as Finalist for Department of Defense’s Top Employer Award

May 21, 2015

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office, announced BioTek Instruments Inc. of Winooski, Vermont as a finalist for the 2015 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The award is the DoD’s highest recognition given to employers for exceptional support of National Guard and Reserve employees. The top 30 employers were selected from a pool of 2,960 nominations submitted earlier this year by National Guard and Reserve service members.
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BioTek to Exhibit at American Association for Cancer Research 2015

April 9, 2015

BioTek Instruments will demonstrate their latest microplate-based imaging, detection and liquid handling solutions for cancer research at the AACR Annual Meeting to be held April 18-22 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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BioTek Nominated for Department of Defense’s Top Employer Award

March 31, 2015

BioTek Instruments been nominated for the 2015 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award (commonly referred to as the “Freedom Award”) by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office.
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BioTek Receives 2014 Supplier of the Year Award from Fisher Scientific

March 25, 2015

BioTek Instruments, a global leader in microplate instrumentation technology, recently received the ‘2014 Supplier of the Year’ award from Fisher Scientific, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific. The award was presented to BioTek in Phoenix, Arizona at Fisher Scientific’s annual meeting.
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Learn How BioTek Solutions Can Transform Your Research at SLAS 2015

January 22, 2015

Join BioTek Instruments as they demonstrate the latest microplate innovations at the SLAS 2015 Conference and Exhibition to be held February 7-11 in Washington DC. Learn how you can transform your research with state-of-the-art microplate-based imaging, detection, liquid handling and automation solutions. As a Platinum Sponsor of SLAS 2015, the company will showcase their newest innovations at booth #305.
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BioTek to Receive 2014 Governor’s Excellence in Worksite Wellness Award

January 20, 2015

BioTek Instruments will be recognized for their efforts in worksite wellness by the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness & Sports and Vermont Department of Health on March 25, 2015 at the Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center in Burlington from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. BioTek is one of 92 businesses that will receive an award for 2014. This is the fourth year the company has been honored.
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