The deal provides Sciex with the rights to commercialize immune-MRM technology developed by Amanda Paulovich's laboratory.
Sciex announced the broad commercial rollout of its OneOmics collaboration with Illumina, while Thermo Fisher added proteomics analysis to its cloud platform.
The conference was relatively light on new mass spec launches, with many vendors focusing instead on more targeted applications of existing technology.
The firm will offer the New Objective Digital PicoView 450 Source nanospray technology for use with its mass spectrometry systems.
The deal bundles together Hepregen's liver model kit with Sciex's analysis technologies.
The partners will work with academic and industrial partners in biomedical research with the goal of accelerating cancer detection and screening.
The company lowered its full-year 2015 adjusted EPS estimate on anticipated tougher currency effects.
The library will contain thousands of chemical substances, allowing researchers to develop and validate new forensic compound screening methods, Sciex said.
The researchers found that DIA mass spec has potential for improved analysis of difficult-to-study histone features like isobaric and co-eluting peptides.
Core revenues at Beckman Coulter and AB Sciex grew in the mid-single digits during the fourth quarter, CEO Thomas Joyce noted.
The US National Institutes of Health's All of Us project awarded $4.6 million to the company Color to develop a genetic counseling resource for the program.
The Times of India reports on a pilot study that used genomic testing to determine whether patients had drug-resistant tuberculosis.
New guidelines say that more women may benefit from genetic testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, according to the Los Angeles Times.
In Cell this week: small proteins identified among human microbiome, role for tumor microbes in pancreatic cancer survival, and more.