Link Technologies

The company will integrate the oligonucleotide manufacturer with two of its existing sections to form a new Nucleic Acid Chemistry business unit.

The reagent supplier now has three Japanese distributors following a 2013 deal with GeneDesign as a representative throughout that country.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Following its first distribution deal for Asia, Link Technologies today announced another deal covering that region, this time with Japanese firm GeneDesign

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Link Technologies today announced that it has signed on Zirench Technology to be its distributor in China.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Link Technologies today announced a deal with American International Chemical for the distribution of some Link products in North America.

Under the terms of the agreement, Link will manufacture and sell diagnostic reagents based on the so-called exciplex technology, which is able to reduce the background fluorescent signal in nucleic acid assays in order to improve the detection sensitivity.

The company will make and sell a Manchester-developed diagnostic reagent technology through an agreement that includes a research collaboration.

Link will make and market reagents using RiboTask's UNA monomer technology.

Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.

Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.

Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.

In Science this week: full CRISPR locus integration complex structure, and more.