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Cobalt Receives the 2015 Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Cobalt Light Systems has been named as a recipient of the prestigious 2015 Queen’s Award for Enterprise. The award – in the category of International trade – is the UK’s highest accolade for business success. The judging panel recognised Cobalt’s outstanding performance in international sales – with 17-fold overseas earnings growth over the last three years – citing the establishment of a new Cobalt entity (Cobalt Light Systems, Inc.) in the USA and strategic partnerships with regional distributors as key factors in winning the award. The Quee...


Cobalt Light Systems Launches New US Company

Cobalt Light Systems, Ltd announces the formation of a US subsidiary company to support increasing demand for its novel pharmaceutical products. The new Cobalt Light Systems, Inc. office, based in Reston, VA, opened in November 2014 and has appointed Dr Matthew Bloomfield, an experienced, long-standing Cobalt employee, to oversee operations. Since forming in 2008, Cobalt has targeted the global pharma market from the UK. Due to increased demand, Cobalt has expanded operations outside the UK into North America, which is the world’s single biggest market for analytical products. Dr P...


Cobalt Light Systems Exhibiting and Presenting at Pittcon 2015

Cobalt will be exhibiting its line of pharmaceutical analysis products at Pittcon this year. Live demonstrations of Cobalt’s TRS100 and RapID instruments will be available at the booth. The TRS100 is designed to replace HPLC for quicker, less resource-intensive content uniformity testing – see a working instrument quantifying the API capsules and tablets in real time. RapID allows non-invasive raw materials ID through unopened non-transparent containers, such as sacks, FIBCs, bottle and tubs. Also, at the show there will be two 15-20 minute talks on the technologies: Qu...


Cobalt System in First Human Bone Disease Trial, Plus Historical Bone Disease Studies

Cobalt Light Systems’ Raman Instrument used in non-invasive scanning of patients looking for chronic and debilitating diseases such as osteogenesis imperfecta (brittle bone disease)...


Transmission Raman Method Gains Regulatory Approval for Content Uniformity Batch Release Test

Cobalt Light Systems is pleased to announce that a major pharmaceutical company has gained regulatory approval to release products using Cobalt’s TRS100 instrument instead of by HPLC. This is...