MilliporeSigma Mammoth Biosciences, Agilent to Comarket CRISPR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Test The diagnostic is composed of Agilent's Bravo automation workstation and Mammoth's DETECTR BOOST SARS-CoV-2 assay. Mammoth Bio Signs Commercialization Deal for SARS CoV-2 Test With MilliporeSigma, Hamilton Company The CRISPR-based test uses Mammoth's DETECTR BOOST platform and will be compatible with both nasal swab and saliva samples. 10x Genomics, MilliporeSigma Collaborate on CRISPR Screening Workflow The firms are targeting a compatible offering for single-cell gene expression screens following CRISPR-based editing, with applications in drug discovery. MilliporeSigma's New CRISPR System Moves Chromatin Out of Way for More Efficient Editing Premium The company's CRISPR-chrom technology fuses chromatin-modulating peptides to CRISPR nucleases, essentially moving chromatin out of the way for more efficient editing. MilliporeSigma Licenses CRISPR Tech to Promega Promega said it plans to use the technology to create new research products for investigating endogenous biology. Jul 31, 2019 CRISPR Patent Pools Pop Up, But Participation Uncertain as IP Holders Continue Legal Battles Premium Jul 18, 2019 Broad Institute, MilliporeSigma Create CRISPR IP License Framework Jan 14, 2019 Roche, MilliporeSigma Renew PCR Products Distribution Agreement Oct 18, 2018 Luminex to Pay $75M for MilliporeSigma's Flow Cytometry Research Portfolio Apr 11, 2017 MilliporeSigma Developing New Instrument for Single-Molecule Biomarker Detection Premium May 19, 2016 CRISPR/Cas9 Takes Root in Core Facilities Worldwide Premium Mar 8, 2016 Merck KGaA's 2015 Sales Jump on Life Sciences Contribution, Sigma-Aldrich Acquisition Dec 30, 2015 M&A Deals in MDx/Omics Life Sciences Tools Space Up 33 Percent in 2015 Nov 18, 2015 Merck KGaA Completes $17B Sigma-Aldrich Acquisition Nov 3, 2015 Sigma-Aldrich Q3 Revenues Rise 2 Percent as Firm Nears Closure of Merck Deal Oct 29, 2015 Sigma-Aldrich Acquiring Olink's Duolink Line Oct 27, 2015 Sigma-Aldrich Joins UCSF Technology Development Program Oct 20, 2015 Honeywell to Buy Sigma-Aldrich's Research Chemicals Business for €104 million Oct 19, 2015 Sigma-Aldrich Inks Deal to Manufacture, Distribute Sanger Institute's CRISPR Knock-Out Libraries Sep 17, 2015 Sigma-Aldrich Inks Exclusive Distribution Deal with IROA Technologies Aug 11, 2015 Brazil Clears Merck KGaA's Buy of Sigma-Aldrich Aug 5, 2015 Sigma-Aldrich to Distribute LGC KASP Genotyping Assays Jul 30, 2015 Currency Effects Trim Sigma-Aldrich Q2 Sales Jul 23, 2015 Sigma-Aldrich Facilities Gain ISO Certification Jul 1, 2015 Sigma-Aldrich Enters Co-Marketing Agreement with GenapSys for Genius Sequencer Load More Breaking News Quest Diagnostics to Offer Biocept's Target Selector NGS Lung Cancer Test Novacyt 2020 Revenues Surge on Strong Demand for SARS-CoV-2 Testing Products Leidos Wins CDC Bioinformatics Contract Worth up to $13M Thermo Fisher Scientific Next-Generation SARS-CoV-2 PCR Test Nabs CE-IVD Mark Cytosine Base Editor Enables Genome-Wide Genetic Function Screening G42 Healthcare, Seegene to Offer Mobile Molecular Diagnostic Labs in Middle East, North Africa The Scan Renewed Gain-of-Function Worries The New York Times writes that the pandemic is renewing concerns about gain-of-function research. Who's Getting the Patents? A trio of researchers has analyzed gender trends in biomedical patents issued between 1976 and 2010 in the US, New Scientist reports. Other Uses CBS Sunday Morning looks at how mRNA vaccine technology could be applied beyond SARS-CoV-2. PLOS Papers Present Analysis of Cervicovaginal Microbiome, Glycosylation in Model Archaea, More In PLOS this week: functional potential of the cervicovaginal microbiome, glycosylation patterns in model archaea, and more.