Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Kreatech to Supply Qiagen Amplification Kits with Its Universal Linkage System

NEW YORK, June 8 (GenomeWeb News) - Kreatech Biotechnology will market Qiagen's Repli-g whole-gnome amplification kits in combination with its Universal Linkage System, the companies said today.

 

Kreatech will gain global distribution rights for Repli-g for use with the ULS in microarray applications in the life science research markets.

 

It will also develop and manufacture microarray WGA amplification and labeling kits for genomic DNA and for array CGH applications, the statement said.

 

Financial details were not disclosed.

The Scan

Study Tracks Responses in Patients Pursuing Polygenic Risk Score Profiling

Using interviews, researchers in the European Journal of Human Genetics qualitatively assess individuals' motivations for, and experiences with, direct-to-consumer polygenic risk score testing.

EHR Quality Improvement Study Detects Demographic-Related Deficiencies in Cancer Family History Data

In a retrospective analysis in JAMA Network Open, researchers find that sex, ethnicity, language, and other features coincide with the quality of cancer family history information in a patient's record.

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Linked to Gut Microbiome Community Structure Gradient in Meta-Analysis

Bringing together data from prior studies, researchers in Genome Biology track down microbial taxa and a population structure gradient with ties to ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease.

Ancient Greek Army Ancestry Highlights Mercenary Role in Historical Migrations

By profiling genomic patterns in 5th century samples from in and around Himera, researchers saw diverse ancestry in Greek army representatives in the region, as they report in PNAS.