The companies will work together to develop and market an automated ultra high-throughput sample preparation system based on their respective technologies.
The qPCR-based test was shown to differentiate cancerous and non-cancerous tissue and predict biochemical recurrence, and can be used on small, degraded samples.
The new test will also be packaged as a kit for routine diagnosis of HDV RNA and HBV DNA.
The researchers are also developing the method in tandem with a more extensive pathogen profiling diagnostic platform from Swedish startup Q-linea.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Analytik Jena said on Wednesday that it reached an agreement to buy Bruker's inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry business for undisclosed terms.
Analytik Jena has launched the TAdvanced, its first model in a new series of Biometra thermal cyclers.
Stratec Molecular has been awarded
With numerous kits on the market for PCR of methylated DNA, researchers may wonder which is the best for bisulfite conversion of various types of real-world samples.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Analytik Jena today reported that its fiscal first quarter life science revenues rose 45 percent year over year as its total revenues climbed 33 percent.
German company Analytik Jena has launched a kit for enrichment and extraction of circulating cell-free DNA, which it believes is quicker than currently commercially available products, requiring fewer steps as well as lower starting volumes.
Nature News reports that researchers in Japan hope to soon test the use of reprogrammed stem cells to treat damaged corneas.
A new approach may help limit the number of fish that are mislabeled at markets or restaurants, according to New Scientist.
At Slate, the R Street Institute's Nila Bala discusses the privacy rights of suspects that genetic genealogy approaches in law enforcement bring up.
In PNAS this week: numerous mobile genetic elements contribute to Vibrio cholerae drug resistance, troponin I mutations in sudden infant deaths, and more.