Burrill & Co.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Strand Life Sciences today said that financial services firm Burrill & Co. has invested in the firm's Series B round of financing.

This article has been updated to clarify that the bankruptcy filing only applies to the Gene Logic subsidiary.
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

Under the agreement, the two companies will co-invest into life science opportunities in China.

The building, estimated to cost $6 million, would include space configurable for either laboratory or light industrial use, designed for life-sci users that do not need the intensive use of utilities available in more traditional lab buildings.

Researchers find that historical factors influence which genes are the most highly studied, the Atlantic reports.

The US National Science Foundation's new sexual harassment policy is to go into effect next month, according to Nature News.

Researchers report using genotyping to tie together illegal ivory shipments and trace them back to a handful of cartels, the New York Times reports.

In Nature this week: genomic ancestry analysis of Sardinians, current noncoding mutations in colorectal cancer, and more.