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Protease Quench, EDTA-free protease inhibitor cocktail tablets

Description Protease Quench, EDTA-free tablets are specifically designed to protect isolated proteins by inhibition of serine proteases, cysteine proteases and aminopeptidases during extractions from animal and plant tissues or cells, yeast and bacteria. In order to maintain stability and the function of metal-dependant proteins, these tablets do not contain EDTA. Protease Quench, EDTA-free tablets are […]

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Venturing into Chemical Space: Trifluoromethyl-Aromatic Building Blocks

3rd March 2021 Our Labs have been busy working on new structures with a CF3 or CF2H group to increase the range of available building blocks for research or medicinal chemistry projects. Why not give us a call for a compound that is not yet available – we might already working on it! Below are […]

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Discounted Building Blocks

9th March 2021 Throughout March we have discounted a range of organic, fluorinated and heterocyclic building blocks, including the following items:     OR46261   METHYL 1-[4-(CHLOROSULFONYL)PHENYL]CYCLOBUTANECARBOXYLATE   CAS: 2407349-26-0         OR48081   5-BROMO-2-CYCLOPROPYLANILINE   CAS: 104902-31-0          OR321534    TERT-BUTYL ((1S,3R)-3-(HYDROXYMETHYL)CYCLOHEXYL)CARBAMATE   CAS: 1932640-02-2              OR475189   (4-BROMO-1-CYCLOPROPYL-1H-PYRAZOL-3-YL)METHANOL   CAS: […]

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Seasons Greetings from Apollo

18th December 2020 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 […]

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Chromogenic substrates

11th December 2020   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 […]

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A little gift from Apollo

4th December 2020 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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Going with the flow

20th November 2020 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 […]

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New COVID19 inhibitors now in stock

2nd November 2020 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 […]

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An oldie but a goodie – Sulphonyl Chlorides

26th October 2020   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 […]

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Discounted Building Blocks

5th October 2020   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

1st October 2020   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 […]

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Trials and trifluoromethylations

23rd September 2020   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 […]

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