NEW YORK, Aug. 15 – Merck has acquired a non-exclusive license to Lexicon Genetics' gene-targeting technologies, bringing to 16 the total number of licensees for the technologies, Lexicon said on Wednesday.
NEW YORK, Aug. 22 – Researchers at the University of Washington School of Medicine earlier this week announced that they have finished sequencing and annotating Agrobacterium tumefaciens , a bacterium with a unique ability to insert genetic material into other organisms.
NEW YORK, Aug. 22 – Gilead Sciences is selling its 49 percent interest in oligonucleotides manufacturer Proligo to Degussa Corporation, which currently holds the remaining Proligo shares, the company announced on Wednesday. The deal, expected to close on Aug.
NEW YORK, Aug. 21 – Third Wave Technologies and researchers from two academic centers in the US have applied the company’s Invader SNP-detection technology to a microarray platform, Third Wave said on Tuesday.
NEW YORK, Aug. 20 – Plagued by deteriorating customer demand and excess capacity, Agilent Technologies on Monday said it would cut 4,000 jobs, or 9 percent of its work force, and posted a third-quarter operating loss.
NEW YORK, August 17 – GeneProt has appointed Bertrand Damour chief financial officer, Stephen Macevicz, vice president of intellectual property, and Diana Wetmore chief technical officer for the Geneva branch, the company announced on Friday.
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