The TG40 System from Centeo Biosciences Ltd. enables rapid screening of experimental temperature conditions from 4ºC to 60ºC and portable temperature control maintains set temperature during analysis.
Illumina, Inc. has launched the TruSeq SBS Sequencing kit, which will enable high-quality paired end reads of 150 base pairs, increase the output of high-quality base calls, and enhance throughput to greater than 95 Gigabases per run on Illumina's Genome Analyzer sequencing system.
The collaboration between Thermo Fisher's Biomarker Research Initiatives in Mass Spectrometry (BRIMS) Center and the Tokyo Medical University Hospital means to establish and support a new Biomarker Research Center in Tokyo, Japan to focus on biomarker discovery and quantification.
The Federal Trade Commission has accused Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. of delaying an investigation into a potential "pay-for-delay" deal on a generic sleep disorder drug.
It can make blood look like cream of tomato soup. Patients with high levels of triglycerides in their blood, a disease called hypertriglyceridemia face an increased risk for heart disease and stroke.
For the first time, researchers have witnessed how the enzyme photolyase works at the atomic level to repair sun-damaged DNA.
Biotechnology company Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc. said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its generic version of Sanofi-Aventis SA's Lovenox, an injected drug for preventing life-threatening blood clots.
Drugmakers Eisai Inc. and Pfizer Inc. said that government regulators have given them permission to make a larger dose of its Alzheimer's disease drug Aricept for patients who have already been taking the smaller dose.
Federal health advisers said a government proposal to curb misuse of powerful painkillers does not go far enough to fix a problem linked to hundreds of fatal overdoses annually.
Shares of Genzyme Corp. soared after a report was published that French pharmaceutical company Sanofi-Aventis is interested in the biotechnology drugmaker.
Labtronics Inc., a leader in laboratory automation has released a web based viewer for LimsLink, it's industry leading laboratory integration solution.
Affymetrix, Inc. announced that it has launched Axiom Custom Genotyping Arrays, the newest addition to the Axiom Genotyping Solution. Researchers can now leverage Affymetrix’ Axiom Genomic Database to create custom arrays.
Emir Duzic, PhD has joined ChanTest Corporation as head of GPCR and HTS Assay Services. Dr. Duzic has overall responsibility for developing, optimizing, standardizing and running all GPCR assays for customer compounds and all GPCR research projects.
Drug and medical device maker Baxter International Inc. said its net income fell 9 percent in the second quarter because of higher costs and a settlement with the government of Greece.
Scientists at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute have constructed a mathematical and computational model of inflammatory bowel disease that allows researchers to simulate the cellular and molecular changes underlying chronic inflammation in humans.