Maine Standards Company (LGC Maine Standards)  

Cumberland Foreside,  ME 
United States
http://www.mainestandards.com
  • Booth: 739

Booth Profile

LGC Maine Standards is an in vitro diagnostic manufacturer located in Cumberland Foreside, Maine producing VALIDATE® linearity and calibration verification kits, covering 136 analytes, in a US FDA registered facility, compliant with the US FDA Quality System Regulation (QSR). Our facility’s Quality Management System is certified to ISO 13485:2003 by DEKRA Certification B.V.. Laboratories inspected by all accreditation organizations successfully use VALIDATE® kits to satisfy their linearity and calibration verification requirements. LGC Maine Standards’ goal is to improve the quality of human diagnostics through our vision of science for a safer world. For further information, please visit: www.mainestandards.com or call +1 (207) 892-1300 to learn more.


 Press Releases

  • VALIDATE® Procalcitonin, for Abbott ARCHITECT analyzers, will address the growing demand by laboratories in need of a product to document Procalcitonin linearity and calibration verification.

    CUMBERLAND FORESIDE, Maine – June 13, 2018 – LGC Maine Standards1 releases VALIDATE® Procalcitonin linearity and calibration verification kit, for Abbott ARCHITECT analyzers, Order Number 403ab. The kit, in a human-serum matrix, evaluates Procalcitonin (PCT).  Each VALIDATE® Procalcitonin kit, liquid, ready-to-use, multi-use, and prepared using the CLSI EP06-A “equal delta” sample preparation, offers five distinct concentrations covering the reportable range. Simply dispense the solution from each dropper bottle, directly into five sample cups, and run in replicates.

    Release of VALIDATE® Procalcitonin, for Abbott ARCHITECT users, allows clinical laboratories to complete their required Procalcitonin linearity and calibration verification and maximize the reportable range while minimizing manual dilutions.  Use of this product, while augmenting daily QC, assists with fulfilling various quality control requirements – such as Reportable Range and Analytical Measurement Range (AMR) – for linearity and calibration verification under CLIA ‘88, CAP, COLA, JCAHO, JCI and ISO 15189.

    The addition of VALIDATE® Procalcitonin, for Abbott ARCHITECT analyzers, to the LGC Maine Standards expanding portfolio of products demonstrates a continued commitment to manufacture high-quality linearity and calibration verification products that meet industry needs.

    LGC Maine Standards is located in Cumberland Foreside, Maine and manufactures VALIDATE® linearity and calibration verification kits for over 130 analytes, including General Chemistries, Urine Chemistries, Enzymes, Lipids, HbA1c, Therapeutic Drugs, Cardiac Markers, Thyroids, Serum Proteins, Vitamin D, Tumor Markers, Anemia, Fertility, Hemostasis and Whole Blood Glucose. 

    LGC Maine Standards MSDRx® data reduction software is available at no charge for real-time data analysis or a laboratory can send their data to LGC Maine Standards where a technical specialist will complete the data analysis and return a report within five business days.  Peer group comparison is also available upon request.

    Contact: 

    Maine Standards Company, LLC

    221 US Route 1, Cumberland Foreside, ME 04110

    1-207-892-1300 x1473

    Adriano.Ciccomancini@LGCGroup.com

    www.mainestandards.com

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    About LGC

    LGC is an international life sciences measurement and testing company with leading positions in growing markets.  LGC provides a range of measurement products and services which underpin the safety, health and security of the public, including reference materials and proficiency testing, calibration verification / linearity testing, genomics reagents and instrumentation, and expert sample analysis and interpretation.  LGC serves customers across a number of end markets including Pharmaceuticals, Agricultural Biotechnology, Food, Environment, Government and Academia.

    LGC’s headquarters are in London and the company employs over 2,000 people, operating out of 22 countries worldwide.  Its operations are extensively accredited to international quality standards such as ISO/IEC 17025, GMP, GLP, ISO Guide 34, ISO/IEC 17043 and ISO 13485:2003.

    With a history dating back to 1842, LGC has been home to the UK Government Chemist for more than 100 years and is the UK National Measurement Laboratory and Designated Institute for chemical and bio measurement.  LGC was privatized in 1996 and is now owned by funds affiliated with KKR.  For more information, please visit www.lgcgroup.

    1LGC Maine Standards is the brand name for Maine Standards Company, LLC.

  • VALIDATE® Fibrinogen will address the growing demand by laboratories in need of a human plasma, Hemostasis product to document Fibrinogen linearity and calibration verification.

    CUMBERLAND FORESIDE, Maine – April 25, 2018 – LGC Maine Standards1 announces VALIDATE® Fibrinogen for easier linearity and calibration verification on IL ACL TOP® 500 (Order No. 904il), Siemens Sysmex® CS-2500 (Order No. 904se), and Stago STA-R® Evolution (Order No. 904st) hemostasis test systems.  The kits, in a human, plasma matrix, evaluate Five Levels of recovery across the Fibrinogen (FIB) analytical measurement range (AMR).  Each VALIDATE® Fibrinogen kit, liquid and ready-to-use, prepared using the CLSI EP06-A “equal delta” sample preparation, offers five distinct concentrations covering the reportable range. Simply dispense the product from each dropper bottle, directly into five sample cups, and run in replicates.

    Release of VALIDATE® Fibrinogen allows clinical laboratories with IL ACL TOP® 500, Siemens Sysmex® CS-2500, Stago STA-R® Evolution or other commonly used hemostasis systems to complete their required Fibrinogen linearity and calibration verification and maximize the reportable range while minimizing manual dilutions.  Use of this product, while augmenting daily QC, assists with fulfilling various quality control requirements – such as Analytical Measurement Range (AMR) and Clinically Reportable Range (CRR) – for linearity and calibration verification under CLIA ‘88, CAP, COLA, JCAHO, JCI and ISO 15189.

    The addition of VALIDATE® Fibrinogen to the LGC Maine Standards expanding portfolio of products demonstrates a continued commitment to manufacture high-quality linearity and calibration verification products that meet industry needs.

    LGC Maine Standards is located in Cumberland Foreside, Maine and manufactures VALIDATE® linearity and calibration verification kits for over 130 analytes, including General Chemistries, Urine Chemistries, Enzymes, Lipids, HbA1c, Therapeutic Drugs, Cardiac Markers, Thyroids, Serum Proteins, Vitamin D, Tumor Markers, Anemia, Fertility, Hemostasis, Whole Blood Glucose, and Body Fluids. 

    LGC Maine Standards MSDRx® data reduction software is available at no charge for real-time data analysis or a laboratory can send their data to LGC Maine Standards where a technical specialist will complete the data analysis and return a report within five business days.  Peer group comparison is also available upon request.

    Contact: 

    Maine Standards Company, LLC

    221 US Route 1, Cumberland Foreside, ME 04110

    1-207-892-1300 x1473

    Adriano.Ciccomancini@LGCGroup.com

    www.mainestandards.com

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    About LGC

    LGC is an international life sciences measurement and testing company with leading positions in growing markets.  LGC provides a range of measurement products and services which underpin the safety, health and security of the public, including reference materials and proficiency testing, calibration verification / linearity testing, genomics reagents and instrumentation, and expert sample analysis and interpretation.  LGC serves customers across a number of end markets including Pharmaceuticals, Agricultural Biotechnology, Food, Environment, Government and Academia.

    LGC’s headquarters are in London and the company employs over 2,000 people, operating out of 22 countries worldwide.  Its operations are extensively accredited to international quality standards such as ISO/IEC 17025, GMP, GLP, ISO Guide 34, ISO/IEC 17043 and ISO 13485:2003.

    With a history dating back to 1842, LGC has been home to the UK Government Chemist for more than 100 years and is the UK National Measurement Laboratory and Designated Institute for chemical and bio measurement.  LGC was privatized in 1996 and is now owned by funds affiliated with KKR.  For more information, please visit www.lgcgroup.

    1LGC Maine Standards is the brand name for Maine Standards Company, LLC.

  • VALIDATE® Body Fluids will make it easier for laboratories to support LDT validation, documentation of linearity, calibration verification and verification of the AMR for analytes in cerebrospinal, peritoneal ascites, pleural and pericardial body fluids, via our simulated body fluid matrix.

    CUMBERLAND FORESIDE, Maine – March 29, 2018 – LGC Maine Standards1 releases the only comprehensive body fluids kit on the market, VALIDATE® Body Fluids, Order Number 205ro, for easier linearity and calibration verification. The kit, in a simulated body fluid matrix, will assist in the documentation of linearity, calibration verification and verification of linear range for Albumin (ALB), Amylase (AMY), Cancer Antigen 19-9 (CA 19-9), Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA), Cholesterol (CHOL), Creatinine (CREA), Glucose (GLU), Lactate (LAC), Lactate dehydrogenase (LD), Total protein (TP), Triglycerides (TRIG), and Urea Nitrogen (UN).  Each VALIDATE® Body Fluids kit, liquid and ready-to-use, prepared using the CLSI EP06-A “equal delta” sample preparation, offers five distinct concentrations to establish the reportable range. Simply dispense the solution from each dropper bottle, directly into five sample cups, and run in replicates.

    Release of VALIDATE® Body Fluids allows clinical laboratories to complete their required Body Fluids linearity and calibration verification, validation of in-house methods or laboratory developed tests (LDT) for analytes in body fluids – maximizing the reportable range while minimizing manual dilutions.  Use of this product, while augmenting daily QC, assists with fulfilling various quality control requirements – such as Analytical Measurement Range (AMR) and Clinically Reportable Range (CRR) – for linearity and calibration verification under CLIA ‘88, CAP, COLA, JCAHO, JCI and ISO 15189.

    The addition of VALIDATE® Body Fluids to the LGC Maine Standards expanding portfolio of products demonstrates a continued commitment to manufacture high-quality linearity and calibration verification products that meet industry needs.

    LGC Maine Standards is located in Cumberland Foreside, Maine and manufactures VALIDATE® linearity and calibration verification kits for over 130 analytes, including General Chemistries, Urine Chemistries, Enzymes, Lipids, HbA1c, Therapeutic Drugs, Cardiac Markers, Thyroids, Serum Proteins, Vitamin D, Tumor Markers, Anemia, Fertility, Hemostasis, Whole Blood Glucose, and Body Fluids. 

    LGC Maine Standards MSDRx® data reduction software is available at no charge for real-time data analysis or a laboratory can send their data to LGC Maine Standards where a technical specialist will complete the data analysis and return a report within five business days.  Peer group comparison is also available upon request.

    Contact: 

    Maine Standards Company, LLC

    221 US Route 1, Cumberland Foreside, ME 04110

    1-207-892-1300 x1473

    Adriano.Ciccomancini@LGCGroup.com

    www.mainestandards.com

    ###

    About LGC

    LGC is an international life sciences measurement and testing company with leading positions in growing markets.  LGC provides a range of measurement products and services which underpin the safety, health and security of the public, including reference materials and proficiency testing, calibration verification / linearity testing, genomics reagents and instrumentation, and expert sample analysis and interpretation.  LGC serves customers across a number of end markets including Pharmaceuticals, Agricultural Biotechnology, Food, Environment, Government and Academia.

    LGC’s headquarters are in London and the company employs over 2,000 people, operating out of 22 countries worldwide.  Its operations are extensively accredited to international quality standards such as ISO/IEC 17025, GMP, GLP, ISO Guide 34, ISO/IEC 17043 and ISO 13485:2003.

    With a history dating back to 1842, LGC has been home to the UK Government Chemist for more than 100 years and is the UK National Measurement Laboratory and Designated Institute for chemical and bio measurement.  LGC was privatized in 1996 and is now owned by funds affiliated with KKR.  For more information, please visit www.lgcgroup.com.

    1LGC Maine Standards is the brand name for Maine Standards Company, LLC.

  • VALIDATE® Procalcitonin, for Roche cobas® analyzers, will address the growing demand by laboratories in need of a product to document Procalcitonin linearity and calibration verification.

    CUMBERLAND FORESIDE, Maine – February 14, 2018 – LGC Maine Standards1 releases VALIDATE® Procalcitonin linearity and calibration verification kit, for Roche cobas® analyzers, Order Number 403ro. The kit, in a human-serum matrix, evaluates Procalcitonin (PCT).  Each VALIDATE® Procalcitonin kit, liquid and ready-to-use, prepared using the CLSI EP06-A “equal delta” sample preparation, offers five distinct concentrations covering the reportable range. Simply dispense the solution from each dropper bottle, directly into five sample cups, and run in replicates.

    Release of VALIDATE® Procalcitonin, for Roche cobas® users, allows clinical laboratories to complete their required Procalcitonin linearity and calibration verification and maximize the reportable range while minimizing manual dilutions.  Use of this product, while augmenting daily QC, assists with fulfilling various quality control requirements – such as Analytical Measurement Range (AMR) and Clinically Reportable Range (CRR) – for linearity and calibration verification under CLIA ‘88, CAP, COLA, JCAHO, JCI and ISO 15189.

    The addition of VALIDATE® Procalcitonin, for Roche cobas® analyzers, to the LGC Maine Standards expanding portfolio of products demonstrates a continued commitment to manufacture high-quality linearity and calibration verification products that meet industry needs.

    LGC Maine Standards is located in Cumberland Foreside, Maine and manufactures VALIDATE® linearity and calibration verification kits for over 115 analytes, including General Chemistries, Urine Chemistries, Enzymes, Lipids, HbA1c, Therapeutic Drugs, Cardiac Markers, Thyroids, Serum Proteins, Vitamin D, Tumor Markers, Anemia, Fertility, Hemostasis and Whole Blood Glucose. 

    LGC Maine Standards MSDRx® data reduction software is available at no charge for real-time data analysis or a laboratory can send their data to LGC Maine Standards where a technical specialist will complete the data analysis and return a report within five business days.  Peer group comparison is also available upon request.

    Contact: 

    Maine Standards Company, LLC

    221 US Route 1, Cumberland Foreside, ME 04110

    1-207-892-1300 x1473

    Adriano.Ciccomancini@LGCGroup.com

    www.mainestandards.com

    ###

    About LGC

    LGC is an international life sciences measurement and testing company with leading positions in growing markets.  LGC provides a range of measurement products and services which underpin the safety, health and security of the public, including reference materials and proficiency testing, calibration verification / linearity testing, genomics reagents and instrumentation, and expert sample analysis and interpretation.  LGC serves customers across a number of end markets including Pharmaceuticals, Agricultural Biotechnology, Food, Environment, Government and Academia.

    LGC’s headquarters are in London and the company employs over 2,000 people, operating out of 22 countries worldwide.  Its operations are extensively accredited to international quality standards such as ISO/IEC 17025, GMP, GLP, ISO Guide 34, ISO/IEC 17043 and ISO 13485:2003.

    With a history dating back to 1842, LGC has been home to the UK Government Chemist for more than 100 years and is the UK National Measurement Laboratory and Designated Institute for chemical and bio measurement.  LGC was privatized in 1996 and is now owned by funds affiliated with KKR.  For more information, please visit www.lgcgroup.

    1LGC Maine Standards is the brand name for Maine Standards Company, LLC.

  • VALIDATE® HbA1c, for Tosoh analyzers, will address the growing demand by laboratories in need of a product to document % Glycohemoglobin A1c linearity and calibration verification.

    CUMBERLAND FORESIDE, Maine – January 31, 2018 – LGC Maine Standards1 releases VALIDATE® HbA1c linearity and calibration verification kit, for Tosoh analyzers, Order Number 605to. The kit, in a human, whole blood matrix, evaluates % Glycohemoglobin A1c (HbA1c).  Each VALIDATE® HbA1c kit, liquid and ready-to-use, prepared using the CLSI EP06-A “equal delta” sample preparation, offers five distinct concentrations covering the reportable range. Simply dispense the solution from each dropper bottle, directly into five sample cups, and run in replicates.

    Release of VALIDATE® HbA1c, for Tosoh users, allows clinical laboratories to complete their required HbA1c linearity and calibration verification and maximize the reportable range while minimizing manual dilutions.  Use of this product, while augmenting daily QC, assists with fulfilling various quality control requirements – such as Analytical Measurement Range (AMR) and Clinically Reportable Range (CRR) – for linearity and calibration verification under CLIA ‘88, CAP, COLA, JCAHO, JCI and ISO 15189.

    The addition of VALIDATE® HbA1c, for Tosoh analyzers, to the LGC Maine Standards expanding portfolio of products demonstrates a continued commitment to manufacture high-quality linearity and calibration verification products that meet industry needs.

    LGC Maine Standards is located in Cumberland Foreside, Maine and manufactures VALIDATE® linearity and calibration verification kits for over one hundred analytes, including General Chemistries, Urine Chemistries, Enzymes, Lipids, HbA1c, Therapeutic Drugs, Cardiac Markers, Thyroids, Serum Proteins, Vitamin D, Tumor Markers, Anemia, Fertility, Hemostasis and Whole Blood Glucose. 

    LGC Maine Standards MSDRx® data reduction software is available at no charge for real-time data analysis or a laboratory can send their data to LGC Maine Standards where a technical specialist will complete the data analysis and return a report within five business days.  Peer group comparison is also available upon request.

    Contact: 

    Maine Standards Company, LLC

    221 US Route 1, Cumberland Foreside, ME 04110

    1-207-892-1300 x1473

    Adriano.Ciccomancini@LGCGroup.com

    www.mainestandards.com

    ###

    About LGC

    LGC is an international life sciences measurement and testing company with leading positions in growing markets.  LGC provides a range of measurement products and services which underpin the safety, health and security of the public, including reference materials and proficiency testing, calibration verification / linearity testing, genomics reagents and instrumentation, and expert sample analysis and interpretation.  LGC serves customers across a number of end markets including Pharmaceuticals, Agricultural Biotechnology, Food, Environment, Government and Academia.

    LGC’s headquarters are in London and the company employs over 2,000 people, operating out of 22 countries worldwide.  Its operations are extensively accredited to international quality standards such as ISO/IEC 17025, GMP, GLP, ISO Guide 34, ISO/IEC 17043 and ISO 13485:2003.

    With a history dating back to 1842, LGC has been home to the UK Government Chemist for more than 100 years and is the UK National Measurement Laboratory and Designated Institute for chemical and bio measurement.  LGC was privatized in 1996 and is now owned by funds affiliated with KKR.  For more information, please visit www.lgcgroup.

    1LGC Maine Standards is the brand name for Maine Standards Company, LLC.


 Additional Info

Included in the Export Interest Directory?
Yes
Products to be exported:
VALIDATE® linearity and calibration verification kits.