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Making a positive impact on the world: Next Advance Bullet Blender homogenizer used in study explaining predominance of COVID variant



Next Advance, a leading provider of top quality, user-friendly, affordable laboratory instruments for the life sciences located in Troy, NY, is helping researchers make a positive impact on the world. Our flagship product, the Bullet Blender® homogenizer, was recently cited in an important new study that showed how a specific variant of COVID-19 can enhance binding of the virus particles to the human cell-surface receptor (ACE2) found on human epithelial cells. Results of the study provide an explanation for the global predominance of the variant that is currently circulating. The study was collaboratively done by scientists from prominent research institutes in the USA, Germany and Switzerland. Read the study in Nature, February 26, 2021 https://rdcu.be/chUfv . For more information about the Bullet Blender and other Next Advance laboratory instruments, please visit www.nextadvance.com or call us at (518) 674-3510.

SunFlora, the international CBD brand and creator of award-winning SUNMED products exclusively sold at Your CBD Store franchise locations, has announced its completion of a seven-month-long ValidCare clinical study. The results display the irrefutable evidence of safe and reliable products offered by the brand. SunFlora and 11 other companies…
Since 2016, Excelsior College has celebrated Excelsior Cares Volunteer Week in April to coincide with National Volunteer Week and shine a light on the people and causes that inspire us to serve. Volunteerism by College staff has continued for the past two years despite COVID-19, with drives and volunteering conducted from a distance. Last year,…
Rensselaer County is continuing efforts to obtain energy more efficiently and effectively, today announcing a subscription with OYA Solar for 7.4 MW of clean energy from OYA projects across the state. The county subscription is expected to generate $3 million in savings over the 25-year lifespan of the solar project. The partnership between…
Apr
20
Join our virtual Open House for The Leadership Institute: Class of 2022! Get your questions answered and hear from former Leadership Institute alumni on…
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Apr
22
Tired of spinning your wheels? Need a path to the future?  Futurescaping is the newest approach to goal oriented growth and business development based on…
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Apr
28
The Chamber’s popular Congressional Conversation allows members to hear directly from Congressmen Paul Tonko and Antonio Delgado on the issues that matter…
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