Thermo Fisher said that IntegenX complements and enhances its existing human identification product portfolio.
The firm will use the funds to develop microbiome-based products that will improve crop yield and reduce spoilage after harvest.
The patent claims strategies for identifying optimal breeding combinations of crop plants or cattle within a breeding population.
The test is based on the company's GARD platform for measuring genetic biomarkers of immune reactions to predict chemical sensitivities.
Anitoa's handheld Maverick platform weighs one kilogram and comes with cloud-based analysis software.
An international team of researchers analyzed the transcriptomes of post-mortem tissue samples to find transcriptional changes.
Research teams and commercial firms are increasingly using genome editing to address farm animal health and welfare, from viral resistance to physical traits.
Researchers also used citrus genomes to untangle their relationships and suggest new taxonomic classifications.
The company has signed four distribution agreements for its products, covering six European nations.
University of Colorado, Boulder, researchers sequenced soil samples from across the world to develop an atlas of bacteria living there.
Along with sequencing and resequencing on orphan crop plants, the team is providing professional development to spur genomics-assisted plant breeding in Africa.
Syngenta will be able to use the platform to evaluate, predict, compare, and select the best genetic makeup for crop molecular breeding and genomic selection.
DivSeek was established in 2015 to support the genomic characterization of the 7 million crop accessions currently being stored at gene banks around the world.
At the Plant and Animal Genome conference, a Danish researcher shared results from a SNP analysis of ancient grape seeds going back to the Medieval Period.
The technology allows for genome-wide SNP discovery and genotyping in large populations of organisms in a single experiment.
American customers' interest in their genetic ancestry continues to be the primary driver of the consumer genomics market and shows no signs of diminishing.
The contract was awarded as part of IARPA's Functional Genomic and Computational Assessment of Threats program.
Radiant has built large-scale libraries of genetic diversity using a platform that combines sequencing, bioinformatics, synthetic biology, and other technologies.
The deal to develop a cancer diagnostic for dogs could be worth approximately $1.8 million to Celsee.
The Boston-based synthetic biology company will use the proceeds to grow Bioworks3, its new organism foundry, and to expand into new markets.
In a commentary at eLife, Brandeis University's Eve Marder calls on researchers to value and pursue truth.
Researchers have developed a way to quickly edit white blood cells, according to the New York Times.
In Science this week: rice gene enables plants to grow quickly in times of flooding, and more.
Scientific American reports that environmental DNA sampling can detect invasive brown marmorated stinkbugs before they've fully invaded a farm.