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KNAUER develops drivers for Chromeleon Chromatography Data System from Dionex Berlin, Germany – July 29, 2009

Knauer is currently developing drivers for the Chromeleon Chromatography Data System from Dionex. It is planned to complete the development and validation of the following drivers for the Knauer PLATINblue system by the end of the year 2009: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Pump P-1 (isocratic and LPG) Pump P-1 (HPG) as a separate instrument/driver UV Detector MW-1 PDA Detector PDA-1 Autosampler AS-1

A driver for the the column oven currently used in the PLATINblue System (JetStream) is already available in the list of supported devices by Dionex. Shortly after the release of the PLATINblue drivers (within approx. 3 month), it is planned to develop, validate and release drivers for the following Smartline II instruments: 6. Pump S 1050 (isocratic and LPG) 7. Pump S 1050 (HPG) as a separate instrument/driver 8. UV Detector S 2550 9. PDA Detector S 2650 10. Autosampler S 3950 The drivers will be implemented on the Chromeleon CD from Dionex. Knauer will also distribute the drivers with a separate installer.