The method was developed in the laboratory of Rickard Sandberg at the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research in Stockholm and published by his group in 2013.
The firm said that product revenues in Q4 2014 were up more than fourfold year over year, while license and royalty revenues were flat.
The collaboration will use Wafergen's sample preparation technology for the potential development of an affordable and large-scale screening test for BRCA1/2.
A proof-of-concept study with BGI has given WaferGen confidence to make SmartChip for single-cell genomics the firm's flagship product.
The firm's president and CEO said there are no imminent financing plans.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) ― Tracking immunity and virus shedding after oral polio vaccination usually requires culture of poliovirus from stool samples.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — WaferGen Biosystems reported today that its third quarter revenues jumped 221 percent year over year primarily due to sales of its recently acquired sequencing library preparation products.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Genedata announced today that Takara Bio has chosen the Genedata Expressionist software platform for use in all its genomics, transcriptomics, and epigenomics research.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Clontech Laboratories today announced a non-exclusive licensing deal with the Broad Institute for its CRISPR-Cas9 technology.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – WaferGen Biosystems announced today that it has completed an offering of common stock and warrants that brought in gross proceeds of $20 million.
23andMe has a holiday popup shop at a mall and could open additional stores, Bloomberg reports.
By studying koalas and a retrovirus that infects them, researchers may have uncovered a new sort of 'immune response' that occurs at the genomic level, Agence France Presse reports.
NPR reports that the first person in the US given a gene editing-based therapy for a genetic disorder is heading home.
In Science this week: ancient genomes reveal social inequality within individual households, new method for quantifying genetic variation in gene dosage, and more.