Douglas Scientific Private Equity Firms Cinven, Astorg to Acquire LGC LGC provides customers across multiple markets with reference materials, proficiency testing, oligonucleotides, genomics reagents, and instrumentation. LGC Doubles Genomics Division With Douglas, Biosearch Buys; Makes North America Axis of Operations Premium The UK-based firm plans to marry its core strengths with the probes and PCR platforms, and to build its sales force in the US. LGC Acquires Douglas Scientific LGC said it plans to use Douglas Scientific's PCR and qPCR platforms to provide customers with enhanced high-throughput genotyping and qPCR instruments. Douglas Scientific Doubles Throughput with Launch of IntelliQube PCR Platform Premium The automated platform runs a higher-throughput version of the firm's Array Tape. Douglas Scientific, LGC Ink Distribution Pact NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – LGC will distribute Douglas Scientific's Array Tape laboratory automation platform in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, according to an agreement announced today. Jan 30, 2014 Douglas Scientific, EnviroLogix Ink Distribution Pact for Combined Array Tape, DNAble Offering Premium Jul 26, 2012 EnviroLogix, Douglas Scientific Partner for Nucleic Acid Analysis Premium Jul 24, 2012 EnviroLogix, Douglas Scientific Partner on Nucleic Acid Analysis Jul 19, 2012 Life Tech, Douglas Scientific Pact Expands Ag Bio Market, Opens Up New Arenas for Both Firms Premium Jul 13, 2012 Life Tech, Douglas Scientific Partner on High-throughput Genotyping Products Mar 28, 2012 Applied BioCode Licenses Magnetic Bead Patents to Douglas for Ag-bio Platform Breaking News Delic Partners With GT Research for Genetic Analysis of Cannabis, Psychedelic Mushrooms Indivumed, Biognosys Expand Partnership to Offer Immunopeptidomics Insights Multiomic Study Identifies Drivers of Severe COVID-19 in Patients Under 50 Without Comorbidities Yourgene H1 2022 Revenues More Than Double Gencove Raises $10M in Series A Financing Blueprint Genetics, BioMarin to Offer Genetic Testing for Skeletal Dysplasia in Europe, Middle East The Scan Should've Been Spotted Sooner Scientists tell the Guardian that SARS-CoV-2 testing issues at a UK lab should have been noticed earlier. For Martian Fuel Researchers have outlined a plan to produce rocket fuel on Mars that uses a combination of sunlight, carbon dioxide, frozen water, cyanobacteria, and engineered E. coli, according to Gizmodo. To Boost Rapid Testing The Washington Post writes that new US programs aim to boost the availability of rapid at-home SARS-CoV-2 tests. PNAS Papers on Strawberry Evolution, Cell Cycle Regulators, False-Positive Triplex Gene Editing In PNAS this week: strawberry pan-genome, cell cycle-related roles for MDM2 and MDMX, and more.