Bioke

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – RainDance Technologies and Bioke today announced a distribution deal covering parts of Europe.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bioké has signed an agreement to distribute Trinean products in the Netherlands and Germany, the firms announced today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bioké and Advanced Cell Diagnostics today announced a distribution deal covering the Benelux region.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Gen-Probe disclosed in its annual 2011 earnings document that it has lost almost $41 million in its investment in Pacific Biosciences as of the end of 2011.

The firm inked deals with distributors in the Netherlands and India.

The European office is the third CST has created outside its home base since 2008. Meanwhile, the restructuring of its PhosphoScan services business is expected to bring in between $10 million and $20 million in revenues in five years.

Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.