Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) December 18, 2012
1DegreeBio, the largest database of antibody products and reviews announced a significant extension of its ground-breaking community review web platform from antibodies to include all biological reagents.
1DegreeBio’s Biological Reagents Division, launching today at the Association of Cell Biology Meeting (ASCB) in San Francisco, currently offers more than one million products from over 180 leading brands across a range of categories including primary and secondary antibodies, kits, proteins, peptides and other lab reagents. The company’s Services segment, launched in June 2012, already covers over 200 companies and over 140 service types. The new Equipment and Digital Tools divisions, are scheduled to launch Spring 2013.
1DegreeBio is an independent resource for life scientists to share reviews on products and service providers, providing a simple way for scientists to find the best products and services while reducing the guesswork that can cost them valuable research time and resources.
"The success of 1DegreeBio is a reflection of its significant value in creating an effective way for scientists, on a massive scale, to help one another in finding the right reagents to do our experiments. Its product listings and review community are already twice as large as any competitor and growing faster. And even better, no ads or pop-ups - it’s built with scientists in mind," says Dr. Aled Edwards, Director and CEO of the Structural Genomics Consortium (SGC), an international public-private partnership that focuses on the structural and chemical biology of human proteins relevant to drug discovery.
1DegreeBio launched in July 2010 with only a few hundred products within their pilot antibody por
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