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Stratagene, Rosetta Inpharmatics to Co-Develop RNA Purification System

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Stratagene said today that it has formed a joint development and license agreement with Rosetta Inpharmatics to create automated solution for the isolation of nucleic acids from clinical samples.

Under the deal, the companies will jointly develop an instrument and a single-use consumable, which will be manufactured Stratagene for sale to its customers engaged in pharmacogenomics.

Additional terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

The Scan

Germline-Targeting HIV Vaccine Shows Promise in Phase I Trial

A National Institutes of Health-led team reports in Science that a broadly neutralizing antibody HIV vaccine induced bnAb precursors in 97 percent of those given the vaccine.

Study Uncovers Genetic Mutation in Childhood Glaucoma

A study in the Journal of Clinical Investigation ties a heterozygous missense variant in thrombospondin 1 to childhood glaucoma.

Gene Co-Expression Database for Humans, Model Organisms Gets Update

GeneFriends has been updated to include gene and transcript co-expression networks based on RNA-seq data from 46,475 human and 34,322 mouse samples, a new paper in Nucleic Acids Research says.

New Study Investigates Genomics of Fanconi Anemia Repair Pathway in Cancer

A Rockefeller University team reports in Nature that FA repair deficiency leads to structural variants that can contribute to genomic instability.