Mass Spec

News on mass spectrometry technology and applications in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

The mass spec technology company plans to bring three products to market in the next year, including an integrated LC-MEA device and an ion source.

The company said the funds will be used to expand its management team and complete commercialization of its mass spec multinozzle emitter array technology.

The company reported revenues of $443.7 million and organic growth of 3 percent, driven in large part by strength in its scientific instruments business.

Waters said the acquisition is part of a strategy to develop simpler, more streamlined mass spec workflows that will be accessible to non-expert users.

The company posted Q2 revenues of $596.2 million, up from $558.3 million in Q2 2017, short of the average Wall Street estimate of $598 million.

In Science this week: International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium publishes the bread wheat cultivar Chinese Spring reference genome, and more.

At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.

The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.

Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.