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Bio-Rad this week announced the launch of PrimePCR Rat Genome Assays for qPCR.

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Bio-Rad has launched its ChemiDoc Touch Imaging System, intended for chemiluminescent western blot detection.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Seattle-based start-up Lamprogen, a spinout of the University of Washington, is using funding from two grants to further the development of a self-digitizing microfluidic chip and instrument on which the chip will run.

Bio-Rad Laboratories last week announced the launch of the SingleShot family of cell lysis RT-qPCR kits.

Asuragen said this week that it has appointed Matthew McManus as CEO and president.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Bio-Rad reported after the close of the market on Tuesday a 2 percent increase in second quarter revenues despite essentially flat sales for its Life Science segment.

Bio-Rad has released its SureBeads Magnetic Bead System, which the company said is a faster and easier alternative to agarose beads for immunoprecipitation.

CHICAGO (GenomeWeb) — Bio-Rad has developed an automated droplet generator for its droplet digital PCR platform and plans to begin shipping the add-on in September.

Bio-Rad has been awarded

Thermo Fisher Scientific this week introduced its Thermo Scientific Vanquish UHPLC system, with which the company is targeted the high-end research market.

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Lawmakers have asked four direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies to explain their privacy policies and security measures, according to Stat News.

The Trump Administration has proposed a plan to reorganize the federal government, the Washington Post reports.

In Science this week: genetic overlap among many psychiatric disorders, and more.

The Economist writes that an increasing number of scientific journals don't do peer review.