ProteinSimple

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Bio-Techne today announced a deal to buy protein analysis technology firm ProteinSimple for $300 million in cash.

ProteinSimple has appointed Joe Keegan and Chris van Ingen to its board of directors.
Keegan was previously the CEO of ForteBio and Molecular Devices.

Quanterix this week launched a commercial, research-use-only version of its Single Molecule Array, Simoa, platform.

ProteinSimple said this week that it has hired Terry Salyer as vice president of sales.

By Adam Bonislawski
A team led by Stanford University researchers has developed a method for predicting response to cancer therapies based on cellular signaling protein dynamics and changes in tumor size.

Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.