Cytoo

French cell chip maker Cytoo has named Marc Le Bozec as its new CEO.

French cell chip company Cytoo has named Olivier Pasquier as its chief commercial officer. Pasquier was Qiagen's senior marketing manager in Europe before joining Cytoo.

Cytoo will later this month introduce its 2D+ cell culture platform and accompanying custom services, according to a company spokesperson.

Connective Tissue Gene Tests has released five new tests for mutations, deletions, or duplications in genes related to connective tissue disorders.

This story was originally posted on Oct. 18
Cytoo, a French life sciences tools provider, will soon launch a microplate version of its CytooChips Motility chip for studying cell migration, according to a company spokeperson.

Cytoo will coordinate a new European consortium that will rely on the firm's micropattern array platform to develop a high-throughput approach to RNAi screening in cultured cells.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cytoo will coordinate a project announced on Monday that aims to combine high-throughput applications of RNAi with Cytoo's new cell normalization technology.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
 
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – French cell-based assays developer Cytoo said this week that it has raised $10 million in a Series C financing round.

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The Associated Press reports that the US government wasted $341,000 on travel by former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.

Women who post YouTube science videos get more critical comments and more comments about their appearance than male video hosts, the New York Times reports.

The Wall Street Journal writes that participating in genetic research brings up the specter of past research ethics lapses for some African Americans.

In PLOS this week: sequences influencing yeast prion aggregation or degradation, dengue virus genetic variants affect transmission dynamics, and more.