Diagenode

The Belgian company recently received €3.6 million to develop the signature into a clinical test within the next three years.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Becton Dickinson's BD Diagnostics division announced this week the launch of the Total Nucleic Acid suite, a kit of reagents to enable DNA- and RNA-based assay development on the automated BD Max platform.

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved BioFire Diagnostics' FilmArray Blood Culture Identification Panel. BioFire said that the 27-target panel is the most comprehensive blood culture test to be approved by the FDA.

Luminex said this week that it has received clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration for its MagPix instrument and xTAG Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel, or GPP.

BD Diagnostics, a division of Becton Dickinson, and Belgium's Diagenode this week announced the European launch of Diagenode's influenza A and B assay for use on the BD Max molecular testing system.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Rubicon Genomics will integrate its ThruPlex technology into Diagenode's epigenetics platforms under a partnership announced today.

BGI and Diagenode will collaborate to develop standard methods in sample prep for next-generation sequencing for epigenetics research, the companies said today.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BGI and Diagenode are collaborating to implement standard methods in epigenetics and next-generation sequencing sample preparation.

The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research and the BioMicro Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are collaborating with Diagenode to automate assays for ChIP-seq and methyl-seq experiments.

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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.