Christmas and New Year Opening Hours 2021-22

Please click the link below to see our opening hours for each department over the Christmas and New Year period. Please also note, only pre-arranged collections will be made between 22/12/2021 – 02/01/2022 inclusive. Click for One Scientific Christmas and New Year Opening Hours In addition, our subcontract laboratories will be operating to their own schedules, as will courier companies. For this reason, we will be unable to guarantee that set turnaround times will be achieved on any work that we subcontract to another laboratory. If you will be submitting any urgent samples this month, please email our team at …

Gold Level RSA 2021!

We are happy to say we received a GOLD Lab Performance Level in our recent Campden BRI Retailer Supplementary Audit (RSA). This audit assesses the Microbiology lab performance specifically for M&S and Tesco samples, in line with their additional requirements. Well done to our Microbiology department in achieving the highest award level possible!

Human Covid-19 PCR Testing Now Available

One Scientific are now able to provide Human Covid-19 testing by PCR and are on the GOV.UK list of private test suppliers. These tests are essential as part of current international travel regulations for departures from, and arrivals into, the UK. Simply order on our store as required and we will post the swab kits out to you. Our kits contain full instructions for ease of use. Once you’ve taken your swab, send it back to the laboratory using the pre-paid returns label, and results will be available within 48 hours of receipt. We can provide “Fit to Fly” certificates …

UKAS Accredited Animal Traces PCR Testing

One Scientific are now UKAS accredited for Animal Traces by PCR. This quantitative detection test has a limit of detection of 0.01% Animal DNA and can be a useful tool as part of due diligence testing and risk assessments for Vegan claims. Rapid turnaround times are available upon request. Contact us for more information on [email protected]

SARS-CoV-2 Surface Swab Testing

We are pleased to announce that we are now able to offer analysis of surface swabs for SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. At this uncertain time, we know that many companies would like to have more information about how widespread the virus is in their environment, and what infection potential this has. Studies into the stability of SARS-CoV-2 have indicated that viable virus can be detected on plastic or stainless steel and on cardboard and surgical masks in favourable conditions. We can supply you with specific swab kits for use in target areas – either those that are currently …

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Important information from One Scientific

Due to business expansion, One Scientific have recently acquired a second building and I am pleased to say we have now been granted multi-site accreditation by UKAS for microbiological testing. At this time, the new building is housing our office functions only and there has been no change to any aspects of sample testing. However, as we now have multi-site accreditation, we will be re-locating our sample reception in to the new building on Monday 15th January 2018. As of this date, could you please ensure that all sample deliveries arranged by yourself (either drop-off, courier or Royal Mail) are …

Children in Need 2017

Here at One Scientific, we take science seriously…but we love any excuse to wear our pajamas! In aid of Children in Need this year, our staff donned their best loungewear and baked some delicious goodies to raise money. What a success – £180 raised in under 5 hours! And to top it all off, the company decided to match the donations, bringing the total to a rather impressive £360! A big thank you to all that took part and donated – to find out who your money will help, head to