JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, Day 2: Thermo Fisher, PacBio, Qiagen | GenomeWeb

By Edward Winnick and Tony Fong

SAN FRANCISCO (GenomeWeb News) – The second day of the JP Morgan Conference included presentations from several of molecular tools and molecular diagnostics bellwethers, including Thermo Fisher Scientific and Qiagen, as well as single-molecule sequencing firm Pacific Biosciences.

Below is a recap of their pitches to investors and other issues discussed during their breakout sessions.

Thermo Fisher Scientific

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.

In Science this week: a global genetic interaction map for Saccharomyces cerevisiae, and progress made in genomics, precision medicine, and therapeutics.

The price of plane tickets can affect how scientists in different countries choose to collaborate with each other, NPR reports.

The Annals of Improbable Research has awarded the 2016 Ig Nobel Prizes.

Scientific American alleges that the FDA has been "arm-twisting journalists into relinquishing their reportorial independence."