NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PerkinElmer said this week that it will open a new Bio-pharma Center of Excellence in Hyderabad, India, later this year.

The center, which is scheduled to open in October, will provide PerkinElmer's clients with screening and profiling technologies, access to drug discovery tools and services and quality control applications, training facilities, and expertise.

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.

The Seattle Times writes that pharmacogenomics testing can help choose medications that may work best for people with depression.

Researchers report that deleting one gene from butterflies affects their wing coloration patterns, according to the Washington Post.

In PNAS this week: genome sequencing of weevil symbionts, retinoid X receptor deletion in lung cancer metastasis, and more.

Sequencing could help combat foodborne illnesses, according to a blog post by Food and Drug Administration officials.