Move of Head Office of IMCO

The Head Office of IMCO moved to a new site in close proximity with Prof. Arne Holmgren, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm

Strengthening the ties to Prof. Arne Holmgren, Karolinska Institutet, the head office and administration of IMCO has moved to close proximity with Prof. Holmgren and his research group. This ensures keeping the long tradition of IMCO to have scientific expertise and knowledge in the research field encompassing applications of the product line. With most of the present products of IMCO covering all aspects of thioredoxin and glutaredoxin research, the ties with Prof. Holmgren keeps the company at the international forefront of research in redox pathways.

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New kit for high sensitivity GSH measurements

Measuring GSH in plasma and serum requires high sensitivity and is complicated by oxidation in samples upon storage. IMCO has developed a new kit for high sensitivity fluorescent determinations of GSH, GSSG and glutathionylated products.


Mammalian thioredoxin reductases: TR-03 and TR-03B

Mammalian thioredoxin reductase 1 (TrxR) contain an essential seleocycteine residue encoded by the stop codon UGA. This makes recombinant expression in E.coli a challenge. IMCO now has preparations of rat TrxR with unsurpassed specific activity.