Daily administration of a cheap, widely available, antibiotic (co-trimoxazole) as prophylaxis halves mortality in severely immunosuppressed HIV-infected adults starting treatment in Africa; with benefits continuing for at least 72 weeks.
BioSeek, LLC, a subsidiary of Asterand plc, a pioneer in the application of predictive human biology to drug discovery, and Ono Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., an R&D-oriented global specialty pharmaceuticals company, have signed a new multi-year drug discovery collaboration agreement.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. launched a software-as-a-service (SaaS), enterprise-class laboratory information management system, LIMS-on-Demand.
A research team has demonstrated a specialized mapping technique that could speed work in genomic fields by quickly finding genetic associations that shape an organism's observable characteristics.
Illumina, Inc.'s HiSeq 2000 sequencing system generates two billion paired-end reads and 200 gigabases (Gb) of quality filtered data in a single run.
Illumina, Inc. offers the Genome Analyzer IIe sequencing system, designed to provide a lower-priced entry point into next-generation sequencing.
GenomeQuest introduced a comprehensive Application Programming Interface (API) to its sequence data management (SDM) platform, offering life science organizations a cloud-enabled solution to manage sequence data.
Febit’s HybSelector, an instrument for high throughput targeted resequencing replaces the Geniom RT Analyzer for high-quality DNA enrichment followed by targeted next-generation sequencing.
febit offers an updated version of the company’s Geniom Biochip containing 58 new sequences in addition to all of the Homo sapiens microRNAs (miRNA) from miRBase version 14 for cancer research.
Caliper Life Sciences's LabChip XT is an automated nucleic acid fractionation instrument designed to replace the gel isolation and purification steps used for size selection of sheared genomic DNA.
Beckman Coulter, Inc. and J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI) are collaborating on the validation of the SPRIworks Fragment Library System I for the Illumina Genome Analyzer.
Kronos Science is a CLIA certified laboratory conducting clinical trial projects from pharmaceutical, biotech and CROs as well as its own research.
Avogadro offers a unique situation where our clients benefits from both our analytical chemistry expertise and our in life science capabilities.
MicroConstants is a GLP-compliant contract research organization (CRO) that provides high quality bioanalytical, drug metabolism, pharmacokinetic, formulation analysis and immunology support services to pharmaceutical and biotech companies worldwide.