Mogene

MOgene, a genomics services provider, launched a new subsidiary this week called MOgene Clinical Diagnostics (MOgeneDx) to provide next-generation sequencing-based testing for infectious diseases and immune disorders.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genomics service provider MOgene said today it completed Illumina CSPro certification for sequencing on HiSeq and MiSeq instruments.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies this week said that it will provide a complete workflow to researchers aiming to identify 20,000 human remains found in mass graves in Libya.

Genomics service provider MoGene will use Fluidigm's Access Array sample preparation platform for its targeted resequencing customers, the companies said today.

New Products

Premium

Golden Helix's SNP and Variation Suite 7.5, Mogene Services on 454 GS FLX+

A University of California, Los Angeles-led team has found turning off the CCR5 gene could improve recovery after a stroke, according to Scientific American.

South Dakota lawmakers are to weigh a bill aimed at teaching the strengths and weaknesses of scientific concepts, the Associated Press and KEVN-Black Hills Fox report.

In Science this week: the synthetic genetic system hachimoji, and more.

Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will no longer sell machines in China's Xinjiang region, according to the Wall Street Journal.