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A Little History on Wet Foam Elution (WFE)

Posted Jul 15 2015 by with 0 Comments

From a recent article by Alec Adolphson, co inventor of many InnovaPrep technologies.

InnovaPrep was founded in 2009 as a manufacturing company based on an invention developed in our Sister company AlburtyLab.  AlburtyLab is an independent research lab located in Drexel MO that primarily deals with, but is not limited to, aerosol research projects. The lab has a recirculating wind tunnel with a sealed test chamber. The test chamber is used to test among other things air inlets, air sampling devices and air monitoring equipment.  Continue…

InnovaPrep to Present at the Biodefense World Summit

Posted Jun 11 2015 by with 0 Comments

A. DaveDave Alburty, CEO, will be co-instructing a workshop titled, RAPID SAMPLE PREPARATION FOR PATHOGEN DETECTION at the upcoming Biodefense World Summit in Bethesda, MD.

This workshop will discuss sample preparation technologies for detection, identification and analysis of biomedical, biological and chemical agents, biothreats in point-of-care, laboratory and field settings. It will review the novel and rapid technologies for sample preparation, application of analytical strategies and automation in biodetection. Continue…

InnovaPrep wins NASA Small Business Innovative Research Grant

Posted May 4 2015 by with 0 Comments

imagesInnovaPrep was recently awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovative Research Grant from NASA for A Rapid Concentration System for Improved Detection of Microbes in International Space Station Potable Water. Work will begin immediately to apply the InnovaPrep concentration technology using Wet Foam Elution for use in zero gravity applications. InnovaPrep has earned a total of four Phase I and two Phase II SBIR awards.