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"I am the U.S. Mid-Atlantic Senior Account Manager for Bioline. I’m the person people see when they want faster PCR or want advice about improving a protocol. You may see me at a conference, your lab, a vendor show, or just in your institute’s coffee shop. Say hello!
As a scientist with 10 years of research experience, focusing on drug development, (Candida albicans, biophysics, and Giardia lamblia) I use my scientific background every day to understand what you are doing in the lab and providing you with the right Bioline reagent to give you the best yield. I was actually a Bioline customer before I joined the team. I’ve personally experienced how Bioline works closely with their customers; doing everything they can to make sure I gained the best results from my research. This is all thanks to my rep at the time, who is now my manager!
The challenges of this job are rewarding; whether it’s learning a new protocol, solving a need for a custom product, or seeing a client’s results. But most of all it is the relationships that are built and the achievements that I see that are most exciting!
In my spare time, I’m an artist and entrepreneur. I’m fascinated by alternative process photography with the use of non-traditional chemistry; there’s something wonderful about watching an image develop on a piece of paper with handmade emulsion in a darkroom."
Jesse Cohen, Senior Account Manager
Thank you Dr Aparna Jayachandran from Greenslopes Private Hospital, for a great review on our ISOLATE II RNA Mini Kit.
"We have been utilizing ISOLATE II RNA Mini Kit from Bioline and have found that the RNA yield, concentrations, and purity have been consistently good. From 40,000 liver cancer (mouse and human) cells we are able to get 200-600ng/ul yield of RNA."
Click the link to learn more about >> ISOLATE II RNA Mini Kit
Bioline GmbH’s 15th Year Anniversary
“Bioline and the team in Germany have built a first-class, ISO-13485-compliant, world-class manufacturing operation in Luckenwalde, Germany that enables our global life science business to continue to grow and penetrate new markets. It is a great privilege to present to our customers around the world that we manufacture all of our own high-quality enzymes, dNTP’s, and master mixes at Bioline GmbH.” - Richard L. Eberly, MBI
Thank you Rebecca Traub from University of Melbourne, for a great review on our ISOLATE Fecal DNA Kit
"Aim: To compare the sensitivity of two commercial faecal DNA extraction kits for the detection and quantification of human hookworms (Ancylostoma ceylanicum, Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus) eggs in faeces.
Methods: Ten individual human faecal samples positive for hookworm eggs were each extracted with two commercial kits, the Powersoil DNA Isolation Kit (MoBio) and the ISOLATE Fecal DNA Kit (Bioline) according to manufacturer's instructions. DNA was eluted to 100 ul for each.
DNA was subjected to multiplex Taq-man based multiplex qPCR (unpublished) targeting the internal transcribed spacer regions of the three human hookworms and an internal control (EHV4).
Results: Both kits performed equivocally in positively detecting at least one species of hookworm in all ten samples. The ISOLATE Fecal DNA Kit produced on average 0.5 Ct lower threshold cycles for samples compared to the Powersoil DNA Isolation Kit. The time taken to extract 10 samples was significantly less for the Bioline product.
Conclusion: The Powersoil DNA Isolation Kit and the ISOLATE Fecal DNA Kit are comparable in terms of sensitivity for detecting and quantifying DNA of hookworms from human faecal samples. The Bioline kit was less labour intensive compared to the Mo Bio kit and is more competitively priced."
Click the link to view the data >> Hookworm Multiplex Kit Data
Click the link to learn more about >> ISOLATE Fecal DNA Kit
"I am a Business Development Manager (Asia) based out of Singapore office. My role is to find the right partners in Asia and to work very closely with them to build Bioline brand ing name and expand the business in these regions. Being in this role involves a lot of travel all around Asia and it is great to experience the different cultures, meet various customers and understand the vast differences in politics, customs and business dealings in various parts of Asia. I love to be on the field together with my partners to engage in discussion with our customers. It is gratifying when we have a fruitful discussion and managed to find the right solution to meet our customers’ needs and expectations. Asia is a rapidly evolving region which offers both fresh challenges and big opportunities. I am all up to for taking on the challenge and am excited to be part of the Bioline team.
Away from Bioline, I have another job. A job that I don’t get paid for but is very rewarding, I’m a mummy to a 2.5 years old little girl named Eliza. As I travel quite a bit in my job, I value my family time very much. I spend my off days doing things that we enjoy together as a family such as going to the zoo, cycling, rock climbing, swimming and having an impromptu picnic or outing. It is not easy to strike a perfect balance between work and family, but I try my best to achieve a satisfying, fulfilling and well-balanced life both personally and professionally."
Fadlina Musa, Business Development Manager
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Thank you Jonathan Ferrand from Hudson Institute of Medical Research, VIC Australia, for a great review on our MyTaq™ Red Mix
"We have been using the MyTaq™ Red Mix for the past two years in our routine PCRs for mice genotyping, cloning/amplicon validation and standard curve preparation for our RTqPCR. This product is very convenient with gel loading buffer included, and in our hands work as well as competitor products with as low as 5ul of Mix per reaction (10ul final volume). The competitive pricing makes it a very attractive alternative for routine PCRs."
Click the link to learn more about >> MyTaq™ Red Mix