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January Offer

Throughout January we have discounted a range of organic, fluorinated and heterocyclic building blocks, including the following items:     OR33662   (1-CYCLOPROPYLPYRAZOL-3-YL)METHANAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE   CAS: 2391987-09-8                  OR52978   5-CHLORO-7-METHOXYTHIENO[3,2-B]PYRIDINE   CAS: 90690-91-8         PC32936   2-(DIFLUOROMETHYL)-4-CHLORO-1H-BENZIMIDAZOLE  CAS: 1342424-21-8           PC32959   5-(DIFLUOROMETHOXY)PICOLINIC ACID   CAS: 1174323-34-2 […]

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Seasons Greetings from Apollo

We would like to thank you for your support throughout 2020 and wish you a happy festive season.   We have chosen to make charitable donations to the following organisations:     Earthwatch is an international environment non-profit organisation that connects people with scientists worldwide to conduct environmental research and empowers them with the knowledge […]

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Chromogenic substrates

Apollo is thrilled to announce new distribution cooperation with Seramun Diagnostica GmBH, to expand our scope of products to our worldwide customers. Seramun Diagnostica GmBH strives on meeting the special requirements, ensuring the highest-level precision, keeping development times short and maintaining continual availability of quality-controlled products to its customers, following standardized procedures. Initially, Apollo will […]

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A little gift from Apollo

Seasonal Savings   Throughout December we’ll be offering a selection of discounts on our 6,000 life science products including Covid inhibitors, Antibiotics & Detergents, Substrates and Biological Buffers. All offers will be available until the 31st of December. Head to our store to view our offers!          

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Hatfield 2020

Claim your free Lab book with the code “HATFIELD2020” on your next order!  

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Going with the flow

Recent compounds synthesised under continuous flow conditions at Apollo Labs   Picture 1. Vapourtec R-series flow reactor, fitted with a photochemical reactor at Apollo Labs. Benzylic bromides are important building blocks in the pharmaceutical and agrochemical industries to synthesise benzylamides, benzylamines, benzyl sulfonmaides and N-benzyl heterocyclic compounds. To increase our range of available benzyl bromides […]

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New COVID19 inhibitors now in stock

SARS-CoV-2 Viral Mechanisms – How does the virus cause COVID-19? The global pandemic caused by the SARS CoV-2 virus in 2020 has created a critical demand for novel antiviral treatments, diagnostic methods and vaccines against the virus. Research into how it attacks the immune system and causes the disease COVID-19 that has caused the world-wide […]

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An oldie but a goodie – Sulphonyl Chlorides

Sulphonyl chlorides are one of the most frequently requested compounds as they are important intermediates in the synthesis of API’s. Because of that we have been working on scaling up one of our sulphonyl chlorides synthesis in the labs this month. Takes a while to get the all the glassware set up nice and tidy, […]

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Discounted Building Blocks

Throughout December we have discounted a range of organic, fluorinated and heterocyclic building blocks, including the following items:     OR16705   1-OXA-7-AZASPIRO[4.5]DECAN-2-ONE HYDROCHLORIDE       OR300192   4-BROMO-1-METHYL-1H-INDOLE-6-CARBOXYLIC ACID        OR300196   5-BROMO-3-METHYL-1H-INDOLE-7-CARBONITRILE       PC53406   4-BROMO-2-FLUORO-5-IODOBENZOIC ACID             PC56137   1-BROMO-3-FLUORO-2-METHOXY-4-(TRIFLUOROMETHOXY)BENZENE               […]

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Spooky Savings

With the chill of October approaching, Apollo Scientific is thrilled to offer some Scary Spooky Savings throughout the month. Every day one of our 6,000 life science reagents will be chosen at random and given a monster-sized discount for 24hours.  After this time, the discount will disappear and a new item will arise for offer. […]

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Trials and trifluoromethylations

Establishing new in-house methods to increase the range of available catalogue compounds is one of our key objectives in the Apollo Labs. We have recently worked on the selective mono-trifluoromethylation of highly volatile 1,2-diketones. Similar compounds have been made via trifluoromethylations using Ruppert’s reagent  in neat conditions. Scheme 1: The initial reaction Focusing on 2,3-butadion […]

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Improve RNA detection with AMPLIFYME products

Get the most reliable and specific results from your RNA samples using versions of AMPLIFYME Probe One-Step RT-qPCR Mix for fast and sensitive RNA detection in a single tube.   AMPLIFYME PROBE ONE-STEP NO-ROX RT-QPCR MIX BIBL0030 The AMPLIFYME Probe One-Step No-ROX RT-qPCR Mix – created for reproducible and efficient first-strand cDNA synthesis and subsequent […]

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