These include assay for established biomarkers of disease and tissue damage, renal function tests cytokines and markers of cellular nephrotoxity. HSL is able to provide a Dialysis Water testing service to Hospitals and patients with home dialysis, water quality is measured against the guidelines set down by UK Renal Association and Renal Transplantation.
These include NAG Calibrant assay kits together with controls and calibrants, a highly sensitive spectrophotometric NAG kit, procedure. A range of novel chromogenic substrates are available for assaying hydrolytic enzymes some of which have been incorporated into chromogenic microbiological media. In addition HSL can provide highly purified Diphencyprone (99.5% pure) which is used in the treatment of Alopaecia.
Research and Development
HSL undertakes research and development within its area of expertise. Small or larger long term projects are undertaken. The company is particularly interested in point of care strip tests.