Transgender Awareness Week: Celebrating Alan L. Hart

Transgender Awareness Week: Celebrating Alan L. Hart

From Florence Nightingale to Leonardo da Vinci, historical retellings of iconic figures often erase the queer identities of the people behind the accomplishments. Alan L. Hart, born 1890, was a American physician, radiologist, tuberculosis researcher, writer and novelist. His pioneering work on using an X-ray to detect tuberculosis saved countless lives. Alan also happened to be a transgender man. 
November 17, 2023 — Harvey Barrett
Pride 2023: LGBTQ+ Access to Fertility Treatment

Pride 2023: LGBTQ+ Access to Fertility Treatment

LinkedIn logos are being edited, and progress flags are being dusted off for the big event – Pride 2023 is upon us, and for myself it’s a time to reflect...
June 16, 2023 — Harvey Barrett
About CASA (Computer Aided Semen Analysis) - Hawksley

About CASA (Computer Aided Semen Analysis)

  The following article is based on Matt Tomlinson's publications and blogs that reveal the importance of Computer Aided Semen Analysis (CASA) technology. CASA is undoubtedly one of the key technological advancements in...
September 13, 2022 — Aiste Pokvytyte
One Small Lancet from Man, One Giant Leap for Cowkind - Hawksley

One Small Lancet from Man, One Giant Leap for Cowkind

About 8 Months Ago, a mysterious online customer purchased some lancets from Hawksley. A week later, the same man returned for more lancets, this time a different type. After he...
September 12, 2022 — Harvey Barrett
The Tale of a Talking Glove - Hawksley

The Tale of a Talking Glove

  We at Hawksley always keep an eye out for cutting-edge technological advancements. Especially for ones that effectively help members of a certain disadvantaged community in living their lives to...
September 08, 2022 — Aiste Pokvytyte
Measuring Packed Cell Volume (PCV) or Haematocrit - Hawksley

Measuring Packed Cell Volume (PCV) or Haematocrit

This test measures the proportion of red blood cells/corpuscles (RBCs) in a centrifuged blood sample. It is useful in the diagnosis and management of anaemia, dehydration and other conditions. Equipment:...
June 08, 2021 — Dr Karen Dunne
Centrifugation of Blood Tubes

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) and Its Uses

What is PRP? PRP is a form of therapy which harnesses your body’s natural ability to heal itself. It has been in use for over a decade but has recently...
May 28, 2021 — Maurice Gale
Lifehacking ISO (...and some free documents) - Hawksley

Lifehacking ISO (...and some free documents)

We are a 10-person team at Hawksley & Sons, with only a couple of staff in the office. However, the nature of medical manufacturing makes it nearly a necessity to...
May 13, 2021 — Maurice Gale
Fighting Covid-19 with 3D Printing - Hawksley

Fighting Covid-19 with 3D Printing

Our Covid 19 Visors can be found at  https://hawksley.co.uk/products/covid-19-face-visor#description It's estimated that the Corona Virus arrived to the UK on the 29th of February. Since then the virus has spread rapidly...
April 05, 2020 — Dimitris Stylianidis
Collaboration with Neuation Laboratory Benchtop Equipment | Hawksley

Collaboration with Neuation Laboratory Benchtop Equipment

Hawksley has recently partnered with Neuation to provide a great range of Laboratory Benchtop Equipment. From Vortex Mixers & Heated Magnetic Stirrers to Lab, PRP & Haematocrit Centrifuges Hawksley now offer a wide variety of Laboratory equipment for an extremely reasonable price. 
March 16, 2020 — Hugo Gale
Laboratory Accurate Pipettes Collaboration with Accumax incl. Fab & Pro

Laboratory Pipettes Collaboration with Accumax

Hawksley has now partnered with Accumax to provide accurate pipettes including the Fab & Pro. These are perfect to use alongside our British Haemocytometers Counting Chambers whatever Laboratory you are in from Cytology to Andrology.
March 16, 2020 — Hugo Gale