Plexpress

Plexpress has launched an ADME-Tox screening service for canine preclinical drug candidate screening.

Plexpress and MediSapiens this week launched their collaborative OncoTRAC Gene Expression Service.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Plexpress today said that it has teamed up with MediSapiens to offer a new gene expression service that combines the firms' technologies.

Plexpress said recently that it has expanded its library of prevalidated probes for multiplexed gene expression analysis on its Transcript Analysis with the aid of Affinity Capture, or TRAC, platform.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Plexpress today announced it has partnered with Phalanx Biotech Group to offer a new service allowing researchers to discover, select, and validate biomarkers in a streamlined integrated workflow.

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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies this week said that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $.10 per share payable on July 25 to all shareholders of record as of July 3.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bio-Rad Laboratories disclosed in its 10-Q filed this week that during the first quarter it acquired certain assets from a current raw material supplier for around $12.5 million.

SBW, a Helsinki, Finland-based contract research organization, will offer the Plexpress TRAC platform for high-throughput gene expression analysis to its clients in the pharmaceutical industry, Plexpress said this week.

Labs in the US and South Korea are hoping to bring the woolly mammoth back from beyond extinction, Newsweek writes.

Geneticist Adam Rutherford speaks with National Geographic about paleogenetics, race, and more.

Researchers link genetic links between education and smoking and longevity.

In PNAS this week: influence of gene environment interactions on polygenic traits, epigenetic features affecting fruit fly foraging, and more.