Biotage Cuts to Total Around 65 as Firm Preps US Move | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Biotage expects to cut around 65 jobs at its Charlottesville, Va., facilities rather than the 50 it had initially estimated when it announced the layoffs in January.

A Biotage spokesperson told GenomeWeb Daily News today that the firm had around 75 employees in Charlottesville before the initial round of layoffs was announced. She said the cuts were being made in waves a few months apart.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

The final text of the bill to reauthorize the America COMPETES Act might smooth over the differences between NSF and the House science committee, ScienceInsider says.

Four Republican lawmakers urge President-elect Donald Trump to keep Francis Collins as NIH director, Stat News reports.

In Genome Research this week: Platinum variant catalog, algorithmic strategy for upgrading fragmented assemblies, and more.

Sequencing of a 10,000-year-old mummy leads to its repatriation to the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe, Nature News reports.