How is Cholera Toxin Used in Research?

June 5, 2017

By: Mary N. Wessling, Ph.D. ELS   Cholera Toxin has Two Faces In 2010, Sanchez et al published an article with the puzzling title “Cholera toxin—A foe & a friend. ” The cholera toxin, a complex of two units produced…

Microbiome Research Requires GMP Facilities

May 15, 2017

By: Stacy Burns-Guydish, Ph.D., Senior Director, Microbiology The human body is home to a vast ecosystem of microbes, called the microbiome.  Research is shedding light on the importance of the microbiome as a benefactor to our health and development.  Perturbation…

GMP, Reagent Grade and List Labs’ Own QD Materials

April 10, 2017

By: Debbie Pinkston VP, Business Development List Labs offers a variety of research grade materials for our customers’ many needs.  We’ve updated a popular blog post from a few years back to give an updated overview of the various grades…

Carrier Protein Used in Life-Changing Research

March 27, 2017

By: Mary N. Wessling, Ph.D. ELS Cross-Reacting Materials: The Motor Behind Conjugate Vaccines Vaccines in history The history and practice of vaccination as protection against viral infection is often thought to begin with Edward Jenner’s discovery that  cowpox, a viral…