In Brief This Week: Agilent Technologies; DNA Genotek; Cisbio Bioassays | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies this week said that it has teamed up with the University of Mississippi to test seafood from the Gulf of Mexico for evidence of contamination, pending review by the US Food and Drug Administration. The firm said that researchers at the university are using its 7000 Series GC/MS/MS PAH Analyzer for a new method to test for levels of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. The new test process is expected to be filed for review with FDA by the end of this month.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: metagenomic-based technique for determining protein structure, and more.

An academic laments the rise of narcissism in the sciences, the Guardian reports.

Outgoing FDA commissioner Robert Califf writes in an editorial that the agency can help boost innovation.

The Trump transition team has asked NIH Director Francis Collins to remain at his post, though it's unclear for how long that will be.