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The collaboration is aimed at evaluating new sample stabilization approaches for clinical applications with a focus on imaging mass spectrometry applications.

Denator said this week that it has named Karsten Fjärstedt vice president for global sales and marketing.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Denator and two Dutch medical centers today announced a collaboration to develop a biomarker discovery platform for the diagnosis of cancer.

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A team led by scientists at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has identified a panel of proteins linked to poor prognosis in hormone-receptor-positive breast cancer.

Swedish biotech firm Denator said this week it has completed its sixth financing round, securing €2.75 million ($3.66 million) in funding.

Activiomics announced this week it has appointed Trevor Nicholls to its board as a non-executive chairman.

Denator Raises $3.8M

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Swedish sample preparation firm Denator today announced it raised SEK25.5 million ($3.8 million) in a sixth round of financing.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Denator today announced deals with three firms to distribute its products in Asia.

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering using DNA tests to determine relatedness between adult and child migrants, the Daily Caller reports.

Bloomberg reports that Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics plans to offer a treatment it is developing under the "right to try" law for hundreds of thousands of dollars.

In a proof-of-concept study, researchers report being able to determine age from dried bloodstains, Discover's D-brief blog reports.

In Nature this week: expansion of disease-resistance genes among long-lived oak trees, and more.