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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Bio-Rad reported after the close of the market on Tuesday a 5 percent increase in third quarter revenues including a 6 percent spike in sales for its Life Science segment.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Bio-Rad Laboratories has resolved a US Securities and Exchange Commission investigation into its violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act due to the company's subsidiaries having made improper payments to foreign officials in Russia, Vietnam, and Thailand in order to

Becton Dickinson has been awarded

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.

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An Australian-led team has generated a draft genome assembly of the invasive cane toad in hopes it will help in population control, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.

The New York Times reports that the US Department of Defense has implemented about half the recommendations made to improve safe handling of dangerous agents.

In PLOS this week: approach for teasing out archaic introgression in human genomes, immune transcription features in HCV infection, and more.

Stat News reports that Maryland is promoting itself to the biotech industry with a mobile billboard.