The company said it intends to use the proceeds of the placement to continue work on its microfluidic PCR-based platform for pathogen detection.
The company also said it has been awarded a research sequencing grant from Illumina Accelerator.
The researchers analyzed samples from 60 countries to find antimicrobial resistance gene levels correlated with economic, health, and environmental factors.
The firms are focusing on developing a rapid diagnostic test for African swine fever that can be used on GNA's portable MDx platform.
Researchers assembled a near chromosome-level genome for the cultivated octoploid strawberry, uncovering the plant's diploid progenitors and sub-genome interactions.
Many variants that became more prevalent in different rabbit populations after viral exposure were associated with immune system functions, a new study suggests.
OmniVis is developing the assay for cholera detection in environmental samples while the lab that created it is working toward a paper-based HIV test.
The firm has developed a microbiome analytics platform for supply chain management that combines next-generation sequencing and artificial intelligence.
The revelation that Family Tree DNA has been working with law enforcement has some worried about a negative impact on the industry.
BioMérieux will adapt Invisible Sentinel's Veriflow DNA signature capturing technology on its Gene-Up system for food pathogen detection.
The money is being provided under three Genome Canada funding competitions in partnership with the Canadian federal government and other groups.
The effort, led by BGI-Shenzen researchers, could help further plant sequencing studies and inform upcoming large-scale plant sequencing plans.
Kansas State University's Barbara Valent outlined genomics research underway to combat a fungal pathogen with the potential to seriously compromise wheat production.
The Jamaican Lion strain was sequenced and assembled with DASH funding, and will be published via "crypto-incentivized, blockchain-recorded peer review."
At the Plant and Animal Genome conference, a researchers discussed the prospect of doing pan-genome studies in barley despite the plant's genomic complexity.
At the Plant and Animal Genome conference, Daniel Promislow provided details on the longitudinal, open science effort, which is preparing to study up to 10,000 pet dogs.
With ever more data in hand, providers are seeking to enhance their services, providing more detailed ancestry estimates while introducing new offerings around genetic traits and health.
GreenLight Biosciences is using a proprietary cell-free RNA production technology to develop RNA-based products for the agricultural market.
Edmonton-based Delta Genomics Centre becomes Neogen's fifth animal genomics laboratory, joining ones in Australia, Brazil, Scotland, and the US.
Modern Grauer's gorillas have experienced a decline in genetic diversity, more so than mountain gorillas, even as both have experienced population decline.
US National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins says he will avoid male-only speaker panels.
Two patients fell ill, and one subsequently died, following a fecal microbiome transplant that harbored multi-drug-resistant bacteria, according to the New York Times.
Technology Review reports that eGenesis is testing whether organs from genetically modified pigs can be transplanted into monkeys.
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