Plexera Plexera, JPT Sign Distribution, Proteomics Application Development Agreement As part of the deal, the companies will develop peptide-based applications on JPT's high-throughput proteomics screening platform. New Products: Shimadzu, Plexera, and More Premium Shimadzu has released its Perfinity NoRA trypsin columns for use with the Perfinity Workstation and Perfinity Integrated Digestion platform. IP Roundup: Panasonic, Samsung, JSR, Illumina, Plexera, Agilent Premium Panasonic of Osaka, Japan, has received US Patent No. 8,475,646, "Biosensor, thin film electrode forming method, quantification apparatus, and quantification method." The provided biosensor includes two pairs of electrodes in a specimen supply path. IP Roundup: Columbia University, MIT, Plexera, Samsung Electronics Premium Columbia University of New York has received US Patent No. IP Update: California Institute of Technology; Fluidigm; Life Technologies; and More Premium The California Institute of Technology has received US Patent No. Jan 10, 2012 IP Update: GE Healthcare; Stevens Institute of Technology; Quest Diagnostics; Agilent Technologies; and More Premium Apr 1, 2011 New Products: Apr 1, 2011 Premium Jul 14, 2010 'Restart' Protein-Array Shop Plexera Targets Pharma R&D in US, China Premium Jun 29, 2010 IP Roundup: Jun 29, 2010 Premium Feb 5, 2009 PerkinElmer to Divest Proteomics Business to Concentrate on Human, Environmental Health Premium Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.