Announcing the 2018 CiteAb Award Winners

Celebrating the very best suppliers and individuals in the research reagent sector worldwide.

Flow cytometer of the year

FACSCalibur by BD Bioscience

This is a new award, going to BD Bioscience for its FACSCalibur, the most highly cited flow cytometer instrument in 2017.

From the data generated through CiteAb we are able to gain a really clear picture of the way life science reagents and instruments are used around the world. We can tell which countries are investing most in research using reagents, which companies are seeing growth or decline, which reagents are most successful and which fields of research are seeing growth.

Dr Andrew Chalmers, Founder of CiteAb, said: “For this award we looked to CiteAb data for the most cited flow cytometer instrument between January 2017 and December 2017, recognising the instrument most succeeding in this market. Not only did BD Biosciences achieve first place in this category, they also claim our second spot with a highly commended award for their LSR II cytometer. Many congratulations!”

Flow cytometer of the year highly commended:

LSR II by BD Bioscience

Other Categories

Explore additional categories featuring in the 2018 CiteAb Awards.

Lifetime achievement award

Winner: Dr Michael Comb

Highlighting an outstanding individual who has made a significant impact in the reagent sector.

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Researchers’ choice

Winner: Bio-Techne

Shedding light on the reagent supplier that researchers have been most impressed by in 2017.

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Antibody validation initiative

Winner: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Recognising the most exciting new antibody validation initiative in the sector from 2017.

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Innovative product of the year

Winner: Diagenode’s ‘Automated ChIPmentation’

Celebrating reagents or instruments that are set to change the sector.

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Antibody company of the year

Winner: Cell Signaling Technology

Rewarding the company with the most antibody citations during 2017.

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Antibody supplier to watch in 2018

Winner: Abbkine Scientific

An exciting award for the company with the largest percentage increase in citations during 2017.

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Chemical probes company of the year

Winner: Sigma-Aldrich

A new category recognising the chemical probes supplier with the most citations during 2017.

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Chemical probes supplier to watch in 2018

Winner: AdooQ Bioscience

A new category, recognising the chemical probes company with the largest percentage increase in citations in 2017.

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Most popular custom antibody supplier

Winner: GenScript

Awarding the company that has secured the most custom antibody citations over the past 3 years.

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Antibody company succeeding in cancer biology

Winner: Cell Signaling Technology

An award to recognise the company with the most citations achieved in the cancer biology market during 2017.

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Antibody company with sustained success in China

Winner: Abcam

This award recognises the antibody company which has achieved the largest increase in antibody market share over the past five years.

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Flow cytometer of the year

Winner: FACSCalibur by BD Bioscience

Recognising the most cited flow cytometer instrument during 2017.

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