NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Horizon Discovery said today that it has signed two agreements with cancer startup Agios Pharmaceuticals related to its X-Man cell-line technology.
 
The Cambridge, UK-based firm said that it has licensed certain X-Man cell lines, including major cancer-causing genes and their matched normal genetic backgrounds. In addition, it said that it would screen a number of Agios lead compounds on a wide panel of genotypes.
 

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

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

A new analysis examines the gender gap among paper authors in the sciences and says it may take decades or more to close.

Researchers have uncovered signals of selection that may enable the Bajau people to free five hundreds of feet deep, Reuters reports.

In Science this week: paternally inherited cis-regulatory structural variants in autism, and more.

A new report outlines issues facing the implementation of personalized medicine in the UK, the Independent reports.