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NSF Microarray Grants Awarded Jan 1 — June 25, 2013

Schott, a Jena, Germany-based provider of array surfaces, kits, and reagents, has tapped Applied Microarrays to serve as its distributor in North America.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Scienion and Maine Manufacturing today announced a non-exclusive distribution deal for Maine's FAST protein array products.

NSF Microarray Grants Awarded Nov. 8, 2011 — March 27, 2012

By Justin Petrone
Maine Manufacturing this week secured additional funding to support the development of a new array surface that the company believes will find eventual use in molecular diagnostics.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Science Foundation has awarded Maine Manufacturing a $500,000 Phase 2 Small Business Innovation Research grant, the Sanford, Maine-based company announced today.

While only a few years old, Maine Manufacturing has a lengthy array technology pedigree. The engineering firm last year absorbed GE Whatman's protein microarray group after GE decided to relocate its Maine operations overseas and eliminate 275 positions.

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NSF Microarray Grants Awarded Aug. 1, 2010 — Jan. 1, 2011

While gene therapies may have high price tags, they could be cheaper than the cost of managing disease, according to MIT's Technology Review.

Researchers are looking for markers that indicate which cancer patients may respond to immunotherapies, the Associated Press writes.

In Nature this week: paternal age associated with de novo mutations in children, and more.

Nature News writes that researchers are still wrangling over the role of the p-value.