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The infringement relates to US patents held by the University of Chicago and exclusively licensed to Bio-Rad. 

The firm announced in October that had entered into an agreement with Jefferies to sell up to $50 million in shares from time to time.

The parties will test and implement BioLegend's TotalSeq antibodies as part of a workflow combing single-cell proteomics with single-cell transcriptomics.

The company said it expects to submit its Acuitas assay for common causes of urinary tract infections to the US Food and Drug Administration early next year.

The UCSD spinout has developed a modified version of the Hi-C protocol to capture chromatin conformation that uses multiple restriction enzymes.

The United Nations is to consider a ban on field testing gene drives at a meeting being held next week, Technology Review reports.

The Associated Press reports that gene-edited food may soon be for sale.

The US Department of Health and Human Services is beginning a series of meetings on human fetal tissue research, Stat News reports.

In Cell this week: epigenetic change linked to glioblastomas, rare and low-frequency variants contributing to multiple sclerosis risk, and more.