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Invitrogen: Jan 4, 2008

Invitrogen this week announced the launch of Dynabeads MyOne Silane and two dedicated kits, Dynabeads Silane viral NA and Dynabeads Silane genomic DNA.
According to the manufacturer, these products support the isolation of low titers of viral RNA and DNA and pure genomic DNA of high integrity, respectively. These validated magnetic beads can be used for both high sensitivity IVD assays and high capacity applications and are uniform in size range distribution, surface area, and binding capacity, the company said.

The Scan

Booster for At-Risk

The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for people over 65 or at increased risk.

Preprints OK to Mention Again

Nature News reports the Australian Research Council has changed its new policy and now allows preprints to be cited in grant applications.

Hundreds of Millions More to Share

The US plans to purchase and donate 500 million additional SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses, according to the Washington Post.

Nature Papers Examine Molecular Program Differences Influencing Neural Cells, Population History of Polynesia

In Nature this week: changes in molecular program during embryonic development leads to different neural cell types, and more.