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Simultaneous qual-quan workflows generate significantly more data than many conventional mass spec assays, posing a challenge for vendors of ensuring that their software offerings keep pace with the expanded capabilities of their hardware.

The separations products company plans to buy the mass spec analysis software maker for at least $3 million.

The deal, valued at more than $3 million, would provide NuSep with BioInquire's ProteoIQ software, which helps customers identify proteins separated by mass spec instruments.

The firm will use the funding to develop its proteomics software platform.

Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.

In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.

India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.

A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.