NEW YORK, Feb 8 – Eliance Biotechnology of Dallas has gained exclusive rights to develop large-scale genetic screening technology from the Center for Biomedical Inventions at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the university announced Thursday.

The technology, called Expression Library Immunization, is designed to screen bacterial and viral genomes for vaccines and other agents with potential immunological value.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

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

Under a proposed spending bill, the US National Institutes of Health would see an additional $3 billion in funding.

Researchers from the University of Oxford and the University of Sydney sequenced numerous platypus genomes to study their population history.

Robert Redfield, the new pick to lead the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has faced criticism for some of his work.

In Nature this week: sequenced genomes of five additional Neanderthals, and more.