WeGene will use DNA Genotek's saliva DNA collection kits for its genetic testing and personalized healthcare services.
The institute has selected the firm's RNA-seq library preparation kits for use in gene expression profiling in single-cell analysis of brain cells.
Clinical lab supply firm Streck will exclusively supply Biodesix with DNA and RNA tubes, including its lines of blood collection tubes.
The companies will use their respective technologies to develop multiplex molecular diagnostic panels for laboratory testing.
Under the terms of the agreement, Natera will develop in vitro diagnostic products for oncology and pay Illumina milestone payments and royalties.
Seattle-based chemical manufacturer Arzeda will buy megabase quantities of synthetic DNA from Gen9 for use in developing new advanced molecules.
The supply agreement was originally established between BG and the now defunct Health Diagnostics Laboratory, which was formerly BG's biggest customer.
Norgen Biotek's sample prep products are already used in Biodesix's GeneStrat liquid biopsy assay workflow.
The two companies are extending an existing agreement that provides for PerkinElmer to supply Agilent with chips for its 2100 Bioanalyzer system.
The Madison, Wisconsin-based firm, a subsidiary of Fujifilm, will supply iCell products to Roche for use in drug discovery.
Ivanka Trump and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos call on girls to pursue STEM careers, the Associated Press reports.
Some science companies will be taking part in next month's March for Science, Fortune reports.
In Genome Research this week: longitudinal study of Burkholderia cenocepacia isolates from cystic fibrosis patients, long-read assembly approach, and more.
Shale oil companies are turning to DNA sequencing to find spots to drill, Reuters reports.