Gilson Partners with AFFINISEP to Distribute Products for Sample Preparation and Extraction

Middleton, WI (Feb 13, 2019). Gilson announces a new partnership with AFFINISEP to distribute AFFINISEP’s line of sample preparation and extraction products. The products and services complement Gilson’s ASPEC® line of automated solid phase extraction (SPE) instruments and bring smart application-specific kits, ready to use pre-developed methods, and the highest level of scientific support to scientists in the areas of food safety, forensic and clinical toxicology, and environmental and pharmaceutical testing.


AFFINISEP, headquartered in Petit Couronne, France, has extensive experience in making consumables for sample preparation and extraction. They manufacture application-specific kits, as well as a full range of solid phase extraction (SPE) cartridges, SPE disks, custom resins, and products for passive sampling. AFFINISEP products include the unique AFFINIMIP® SPE cartridges. Based on molecular imprinted polymers (MIP), these cartridges provide superior selectivity and higher yields.


“We are pleased to partner with AFFINISEP. Their expertise in manufacturing resins and personalized method development enables us to offer the highest quality sample preparation kits and resins that, in conjunction with Gilson SPE instruments, offer scientists complete sample preparation solutions to simplify their workflows.” said Nicolas Paris, CEO of Gilson.


About Gilson

Gilson is a family-owned global manufacturer of sample management and purification solutions for the life sciences industry. We help researchers advance the pace of discovery by creating easy-to-use lab devices that improve reproducibility and traceability. Since 1957, we’ve been developing innovative products, such as the first continuously adjustable-volume pipette, PIPETMAN®. By partnering closely with the scientific community, we have advanced our portfolio offerings, adding automated pipetting systems and chromatography instruments, plus intuitive software management capabilities. Backed by worldwide R&D, service, and support, Gilson strives to enable verifiable science and to make lab life easier for our customers.



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Suzanne Restaino