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The Spectrum Compact instrument.

The firm's target market for the instruments will include existing customers in the forensics and food testing spaces.

The Thermo Fisher subsidiary is not liable to Promega in the US for selling infringing forensic DNA kits in Europe, containing US-manufactured Taq polymerase.

The case is being framed as either upholding a strong patent regime or dealing a blow to US-based manufacturing as part of the global supply chain.

Genovis had sued Promega for allegedly infringing a patent related to technology for characterizing therapeutic antibody candidates using LC-MS.

MetaSUB researchers will sample high-traffic areas across subway systems, buses, and parks in cities such as New York, San, Francisco, Buenos Aires, Sydney, and London.

PowerPlex Fusion 6C system is a 27-locus multiplex assay that combines common and informative loci, including SE33, Penta D, and Penta E.

A new study compares kits from Qiagen, Ambion, and Promega, assessing quality and quantity of RNA extracted from small tissue samples. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Using Promega's quantitative PCR and short tandem repeat amplification kits, researchers at Florida International University recently characterized the changes in melt curves and amplification efficiencies that result from varying concentrations of eleven different PCR inhi

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A University of Washington-led team has developed a method for tapping existing tumor sequence data to detect the microsatellite instability (MSI) that can occur in tumors from many cancer types.

Bio-Rad this week launched its Precision Blue real-time PCR dye.

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A fire at a Manchester hospital may have destroyed lab equipment and data, the Guardian reports.

Researchers generate a genetic database from skeletal remains from the 1845 Franklin Expedition to the Arctic, Live Science reports.

Researchers in China have begun another trial using CRISPR/Cas9 approaches in cancer patients, according to the Wall Street Journal.

In Science this week: human DNA found in sediments from archeological sites lacking bones, and more.