NEW YORK, Oct. 22 - Functional genomics company Galapagos Genomics and Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals have entered into a gene target-discovery and -validation research collaboration, the firms said on Monday.  

Terms of the two-year agreement call for Galapagos, of Mechelen, Belgium, to supply P&GP with adenoviral vectors that contain human genes selected by P&GP researchers. Galapagos will construct the recombinant adenoviruses using its PhenoSelect expression platform, the company said in a statement. 

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.

Two new Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology studies have largely reproduced the original findings, ScienceInsider reports.

DNA fingerprinting could catch some sample mix-ups at pathology labs, the New York Times says.

A Maryland police department has turned to DNA phenotyping to develop a suspect sketch, WJLA reports.

In Cell this week: DNA methylation and T cell exhaustion, longevity in C. elegans, and more.