NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Agilent Technologies said this week that it has inked a partnership with South Korea's Center for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology to help advance women scientists and engineers in that country. The partners will jointly develop training programs that will be conducted at WISET's academy and at Agilent's customer applications and training center in Seoul. The training will be conducted by Agilent employees for groups of unemployed women identified by WISET.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

University of California, San Diego, researchers have developed a gene drive to control a fruit-destroying fly.

A new study of a β-thalassemia gene therapy appears promising, according to NPR.

Futurism writes that gene doping could be the next generation of cheating in sports.

In Nature this week: hair color genes, hybridization between 13-year and 17-year cicadas, and more.