Biotage Biotage Acquires Oligo Maker ATDBio for £45M in Cash, Stock Biotage said the acquisition will help it expand into DNA and RNA oligonucleotide synthesis and purification. Biotage, Yingsheng Partner on Clinical Mass Spec in China Biotage will provide systems and consumables from its analytical chemistry portfolio to be sold by Yingsheng under its own brand. New Products: Additions to Bruker's Biotyper Test Library and More Premium Bruker this week released a new reference library for its MALDI Biotyper instrument. New Products: Bio-Rad and Biotage Premium Bio-Rad this week introduced its new Image Lab 4.1 software for use in quantifying protein expression levels in western blots via its ChemiDoc MP imaging system. Movers & Shakers: Oct 21, 2011 Premium Agilent this week awarded Michael MacCoss $75,000 as part of its 2011 eMerging Insights grant program in support of his work on open source data-integration tools. May 28, 2010 Caliper Completes Divestiture of Product Lines to Biotage May 18, 2010 Caliper Sells Two Product Lines to Biotage May 12, 2010 Biotage Continues Copenhagen R&D Collaboration Feb 19, 2010 New Products: Feb 19, 2010 Premium Feb 4, 2010 Biotage Signs Australia, NZ Distribution Pact Apr 2, 2009 Biotage Cuts to Total Around 65 as Firm Preps US Move Breaking News Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Exome Sequencing Study Suggests More Disease Genes to be Found People in the News: New Appointments at Helix, Pacific Biosciences, SomaLogic, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Amoy Diagnostics, Akoya Biosciences, Congenica, Lucence In Brief This Week: BGI, Gencove, Cepheid, Biocartis, Biognosys, Co-Diagnostics, More Florida Lab Owner Pleads Guilty to $6.9M COVID-19 False Billing Scheme Pacific Biosciences Outlines Progress on Short-Read Sequencing at JPM, Partners With Canexia Health The Scan Close Panel Vote on Califf Nomination The New York Times reports there was a close committee vote to advance the nomination of Robert Califf to lead the US Food and Drug Administration to the full Senate. Task Force Reports on Scientific Integrity Nature News writes that that a new task force report recommends that the US establish a cross-agency scientific integrity council. Across the Hall Genetic testing, closed-circuit cameras, and more show how a traveler, without any contact, infected others at a New Zealand quarantine facility, CNN reports. Science Paper Examines Influence of Chromatin Modifications on Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder In Science this week: genes regulating chromatin modification may contribute to OCD risk.