Product News

01.04.2014
New: VACUETTE® Urine CCM Tube – always the right choice
In many cases, reliable results in urine diagnostics are influenced by pre-analytical conditions. Therefore, stabilization of urine is of primary importance, if the sample cannot be analyzed within 2 hours. To provide a fast and satisfactory solution, Greiner Bio-One has developed the new VACUETTE® Urine CCM tube.
28.03.2014
Analytica 2014 – Innovations offensive with new products
Frickenhausen, 24 March 2014 – Greiner Bio-One is showcasing a total of six innovative new products at Analytica 2014 in Munich.
18.03.2014
Thinking ahead for safety's sake
In health care, the risk of infection caused by sharps' injuries is still very high. Despite the EU Council Directive 2010/32/EU, which has already come into force, this issue is not always given appropriate attention.
13.02.2014
Greiner Bio-One presents innovative Cryo.s biobanking tubes
Frickenhausen, 12 February 2014 – At Analytica 2014 from 1 to 4 April in Munich, Greiner Bio-One, a technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, will be presenting an innovative solution for storing biological samples in biorepositories.
06.11.2013
EUROGIN 2013: Greiner Bio-One accelerates HPV laboratory diagnostics
Frickenhausen/Florence, 4th of November 2013 – Greiner Bio-One, a technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, will be represented at “EUROGIN 2013” in Florence from 3rd to 6th of November.
04.09.2013
Greiner Bio-One supplies laboratory products for stem cell burger
Frickenhausen, 04 September 2013 – Production of the first stem cell burger, which recently hit the headlines throughout the world, also owes its success to high-quality laboratory products from Greiner Bio-One.
08.08.2013
96 Well Microplates with 3D Epoxy Surface for Covalent Binding of Biomolecules
Frickenhausen, 8 August 2013 – Greiner Bio-One, a technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, has developed 96 well microplates with a 3D epoxy surface in collaboration with its longstanding cooperation partner PolyAn.
05.08.2013
VACUETTE® TUBE-TOUCH – an evolution in safety
The VACUETTE® TUBE-TOUCH is a safety product of the newest generation with an automated activation of the protective shield.
25.07.2013
EASYstrainer cell sieve simplifies aseptic work
Frickenhausen, 25 July 2013 – Greiner Bio-One, a technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, has developed EASYstrainer, a cell sieve for the filtration of cell suspensions.
11.07.2013
Artificial skin instead of animal testing
Frickenhausen, 11 July 2013 – ThinCert cell culture inserts from Greiner Bio-One, a technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, offer a real alternative to animal testing.
19.07.2013
Nadelstichverletzungen oft zu wenig ernst genommen
QUALITAS 02/13, Mag. Christian F. Freisleben-Teutscher Freier Journalist in Linz. - Mit 11. Mai tritt eine neue Verordnung zu Nadelstichverletzungen in Kraft. Wichtig bleibt die intensive Informationsarbeit zu Risiken, zur Meldung und zum Umgang mit diesem Thema.
24.06.2013
CELLreactor in new 15 ml format
Frickenhausen, 20 June 2013 – As a technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industries, Greiner Bio-One has unveiled its CELLreactor in a new size. Previously available in 50 ml format, the tubes can now be purchased in 15 ml format, too.
13.06.2013
Greiner Bio-One Webinar "Phlebotomy Safety"
June 20th, 2013 - Register now !
23.05.2013
Successful validation and approval of the PapilloCheck HPV test by the Dutch
The PapilloCheck HPV test from Greiner Bio-One GmbH, technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industries, has now received approval from the Dutch Society for Pathology following successful validation based on international guidelines for HPV-DNA tests.
22.05.2013
VACUETTE® GLUCOMEDICS
The new tubes by Greiner Bio-One for effective glycolysis inhibition by direct sample stabilisation
18.03.2013
Greiner Bio-One Webinar - Considerations in Pediatric Phlebotomy
When: Thursday March 21st, 2013, 1:00 p.m. EST (12:00 p.m. CST; 10:00 a.m. PDT; 7:00 p.m. CET)
19.02.2013
CarnoCheck – DNA test identifies eight animal species in foodstuffs quickly
Frickenhausen, 18 February 2013 – With horsemeat in lasagnes and pork in kebabs, the meat scandal is escalating day by day.
22.11.2012
A new era begins with GENSPEED®, the MRSA Test System from Greiner Bio-One
The new GENSPEED® Test System is an in vitro diagnostic tool for the qualitative detection of MRSA using DNA from human nose and throat swabs.
26.06.2012
VACUETTE® Secondary Tubes
Laboratory automation continues to be on the rise, and with it sample throughput.  In order to support an efficient operating principle in the laboratory, Greiner Bio-One has developed the new VACUETTE® Secondary Tubes.
12.06.2012
Two innovative plates for cell cultivation
Frickenhausen, 12 June 2012 – Greiner Bio-One, a leading technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, will be showcasing two new plates with one and four compartments at ACHEMA 2012. The OneWell Plate is suitable for use in cell culture and bacteriology, whereas the FourWell Plate is ideal for cultivating cells on slides. Both products are conform to the ANSI standards for microplates.
06.06.2012
Biomatrica Expands Product Portfolio for Preserving Biological Samples at Ambient Temperatures
SAN DIEGO, June 6, 2012 – Biomatrica, Inc. today announced the immediate availability of VACUETTE® DNAgard® Blood Tubes* for collection, preservation and shipping of DNA in whole blood at ambient temperatures.
25.04.2012
Management & Krankenhaus 4/2012 - Technical Progress in Needlestick Injury Prevention
Alongside accidents involving tripping and falling, needlestick injuries (NSI) count among the most significant dangers for healthcare workers, due to the related danger of infection.
24.04.2012
“London calling”
Greiner Bio-One introduced the GENSPEED MRSA Test System at this year's ECCMID (European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) from March 21st to April 3rd.
16.04.2012
New black 1536 well cycloolefin microplate
Greiner Bio-One, a leading technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, will be showcasing a new black 1536 well cycloolefin microplate at Analytica 2012. This microplate was developed specifically for use in highly automated systems.
30.03.2012
GENSPEED MRSA
Do you want a fast answer to the question: “MRSA positive?”
Greiner Bio-One is presenting the solution at this year's ECCMID (European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) from 31.03 to 03.04 in London with the  MRSA test system.

06.10.2011
New CELLreactor enables miniaturisation of large-scale testing procedures
Frickenhausen, 6 October 2011 – As a leading technology partner for the diagnostic and phar-maceutical industry Greiner Bio-One is introducing its new CELLreactor.
06.10.2011
New “Sapphire” pipette and filter tips for maximum precision and recovery
Frickenhausen, 6 October 2011 – Greiner Bio-One, a leading technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, will be showcasing its new Sapphire pipette and filter tips at Biotechnica 2011.
06.10.2011
White PCR microplates improve Real Time PCR sensitivity
Frickenhausen, 6 October 2011 – Greiner Bio-One, a leading technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, will be showcasing its new 96 and 384 well PCR microplates for Real Time PCR at Biotechnica 2011.
13.09.2011
International webinar series to be continued – now also in German
Frickenhausen, 8 September 2011 – Greiner Bio-One GmbH, a leading technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, will be continuing its series of web-based live seminars in autumn 2011 after the successful launch in April.
18.07.2011
Thinking to the Future - Medical Technology.
Chef Info - Issue 6/2011 - Greiner Bio-One is so successful, because products are developed with additional benefits. New software for a new generation of blood collection systems will now ensure increased safety and efficiency.
15.06.2011
Effects of different centrifugation conditions on clinical chemistry and Immunology test results
A study was carried out to test the effect of different centrifugation conditions on clinical chemistry test results.
11.05.2011
Reliable, fast and user-friendly – automated DNA extraction and PCR setup with the CheckExtractor
Frickenhausen, 5 May 2011 – Greiner Bio-One will be unveiling the CheckExtractor at EUROGIN 2011, a congress focusing on human papillomaviruses (HPV) and illnesses caused by HPV, such as cervical cancer.
05.05.2011
Successful launch of Greiner Bio-One's international webinar series
Frickenhausen, 29 April 2011 – Greiner Bio-One, a leading technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, hosted its first web-based live seminar, “Innovative Surfaces for Cell Culture Application” in English language. 160 participants from 25 countries followed the informative lecture of Greiner Bio-One Product Manager Dr. Antje Fuhrmann online. A subsequent interactive chat session was held for the speaker’s response to inquiries posted during the session.
19.04.2011
New 1536 well microplate for high-content screening
Frickenhausen, 18 April 2011 – Greiner Bio-One, a leading international technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, presents "SCREENSTAR" – a new 1536 well microplate designed for high-content and high-throughput screening.
29.03.2011
Novel cell culture flasks improving the cultivation of embryonic stem cells
Frickenhausen – At the SBS Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, Florida, from 27 to 31 March 2011, Greiner Bio-One introduces cell culture flasks with a new polymer modification.
03.03.2011
96 well CrystalQuick X: Microplate especially suited for in-situ X-ray
Frickenhausen, 28.02. 2011 – Greiner Bio-One, a leading international technology partner for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industry, presents the 96 well CrystalQuick X plate.

17.11.2010
Test system for high-risk HPV types in cervical cancer screening
Frickenhausen, [16 November 2010] – At MEDICA 2010 in Dusseldorf, Greiner Bio-One GmbH is unveiling the new PapilloCheck high-risk test system to augment the existing biochips product portfolio.
11.11.2010
VACUETTE® Safety Product Line Presentation at Greiner Bio-One Booth
There are more than 20 different transmittable bloodborne pathogens, including Hepatitis C, Hepatitis B and HIV. Every day, millions of people working in healthcare professions are exposed to the risk of infection with one of these illnesses.
04.08.2010
VACUETTE® PREMIUM Safety System
The six safety advantages for protection of both blood collection staff and the patient ensure that VACUETTE® is one of the safest sample collection systems in the world.
06.05.2010
New: VACUETTE® Holder for Blood Culture Bottles
Greiner Bio-One is launching the new VACUETTE® holder for blood culture bottles.
29.03.2010
Cap conversion - information
Translucent caps on VACUETTE® tubes will be eliminated!
23.11.2009
VACUETTE® Coagulation Tubes
The new innovative VACUETTE® PREMIUM Blood Collection Tubes for coagulation diagnostics offer a number of advantages.
30.07.2009
Brilliant: Crystals in CrystalSlide
Frickenhausen, [28 July 2009] – Greiner Bio-One GmbH has developed a new platform for the production and analysis of protein crystals. CrystalSlide for counter diffusion applications enables crystals to be analysed in an X-ray source and is also suitable for applications with polarised and UV light.
25.06.2009
Reliable identification of frozen samples

Frickenhausen, [April 24th, 2009] – Greiner Bio-One GmbH is unveiling its new Datamatrix coding service for Cryo.s freezing vials at the 15th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Society for Biomolecular Sciences, SBS, taking place in Lille, France, from 26 to 30 April. The test tube identification number encrypted in 2D code can be used to give each frozen sample a unique, machine-readable identity and store sample-related information in a database.


25.06.2009
CELLview™ improves microscopic vision
Frickenhausen, [13 May, 2009] – The new CELLview product family developed by Greiner Bio-One GmbH combines the convenience of a standard plastic cell culture dish with the high optical quality of a glass bottom. This new development facilitates high-resolution microscopic imaging of in-vitro cultivated cells.
09.06.2009
VACUETTE® TIPGUARD Safety Tube Holder
Greiner Bio-One presents the VACUETTE® TIPGUARD Safety Tube Holder with automatic withdrawal of needle back into the plastic housing
04.12.2008
MiniCollect® Safety Lancets
Gentle & Caring for Patients Both Young and Old
10.11.2008
Innovative surface leading to considerably higher cell yields
Frickenhausen, October 2008 – For the first time at Biotechnica 2008, Greiner Bio-One is presenting Advanced TC™ cell culture products with an innovative polymer modification.
11.06.2008
Transport Line Expansion & GBO Temperature Monitoring Unit Launch
Large numbers of diagnostic samples are transported daily. Couriers or delivery services, for example, are used by hospitals or doctors to send blood and tissue samples to the laboratory for tests. Safe transport is a prerequisite for constant high quality of samples.
27.05.2008
VACUETTE® QUICKSHIELD Complete PLUS
Unique Safety Tube Holder with pre-attached VISIO PLUS Needle (sterile and single packed) for safe and simple blood collection.
20.02.2008
Homocysteine Detection Tube
Greiner Bio-One has launched a new VACUETTE® Evacuated Blood Collection Tube for determination of the homocysteine concentration. With this tube it is possible to stabilise the sample for at least 6 hours at room temperature (and up to 72 hours when refrigerated).
10.10.2007
MiniCollect®
Gentle & Comfortable Collection for Little Patients
05.10.2007
Needlestick Injuries
Injuries due to contaminated venipuncture devices are still prime cause in the accident statistics at hospitals.
30.07.2007
EU-Projekt DINAMICS: Sicherung der Trinkwasserversorgung gegen bioterroristische Angriffe
Lambda GmbH, Freistadt
The EU-research project DINAMICS (Diagnostic Nanotech and Microtech Sensors) plans the development of a biosensor for the exact analysis of water quality.
15.01.2007
World First! Papillo Check® From Greiner Bio-One
DNA chip improves early diagnosis of cervical cancer.