NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — CytRx subsidiary RXi Pharmaceuticals will exclusively license Invitrogen’s second-generation RNAi technology for “designated target genes in all human therapeutic categories,” the companies said today.
 
The intellectual property covers Invitrogen’s Stealth technology and other tools related to chemically modified double-stranded RNA.
 

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

In an against-all-odds twist, a researcher studying exceeding rare FOXG1 mutations discovers her daughter has the syndrome.

An effort by Genomics Medicine Ireland is creating a database of diseases based on the genomics of people in Ireland. It now is looking into the possibility of including Scotland in its work.

In recent weeks, the direct-to-consumer genetics firm has rolled out a health hub where customers can share information concerning 18 common health conditions.

In PLOS this week, new genes associated with prostate cancer risk, genetic patterns in M. bovis, and more.