NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life sciences and molecular diagnostics company ProGenTech announced today that it has signed a collaborative agreement with the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention to create a joint laboratory for developing next-generation molecular diagnostic systems and assays.
 
As part of its effort to develop integrated molecular diagnostics for pathogen detection and surveillance, the lab will employ ProGenTech’s Entura sample purification instrument platform and cassettes.
 

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

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

Researchers have treated an X-linked genetic disease affecting three babies in utero, Stat News reports.

The Associated Press reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is beefing up sequencing as a tool to investigate foodborne illnesses.

Researchers have sequenced samples from ancient toilets to study past eating habits and health, NPR reports.

In Nature this week: ash dieback disease fungal genome, and more.