Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

EMD Antibody Data to Appear in GenomeCube Database, RZPD Website

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 (GenomeWeb News) - The Germany-based not-for-profit genomic research-services center Ressourcenzentrum fur Genomfoschung will provide information about EMD Biosciences' antibody products in its resource database and on its website as part of a cooperative agreement, the companies announced today.


The RZPD, will integrate data provided by the Madison, Wisc.-based Merck subsidiary into its GenomeCube resource database concerning "antibody characteristics" and the "identification or assignment" of an antibody to a particular gene, the companies said.


Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

The Scan

Quality Improvement Study Compares Molecular Tumor Boards, Central Consensus Recommendations

With 50 simulated cancer cases, researchers in JAMA Network Open compared molecular tumor board recommendations with central consensus plans at a dozen centers in Japan.

Lupus Heterogeneity Highlighted With Single-Cell Transcriptomes

Using single-cell RNA sequencing, researchers in Nature Communications tracked down immune and non-immune cell differences between discoid lupus erythematosus and systemic lupus erythematosus.

Rare Disease Clues Gleaned From Mobile Element Insertions in Exome Sequences

With an approach called MELT, researchers in the European Journal of Human Genetics uncovered mobile element insertions in exomes from 3,232 individuals with or without developmental or neurological abnormalities.

Team Tracks Down Potential Blood Plasma Markers Linked to Heart Failure in Atrial Fibrillation Patients

Researchers in BMC Genomics found 10 differentially expressed proteins or metabolites that marked atrial fibrillation with heart failure cases.