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Lybe Scientific: NAxra Nucleic Acid Extraction Products

Lybe Scientific launched the NAxtra Blood Total Nucleic Acid Extraction Kit and the NAxtra Cells Total Nucleic Acid Extraction Kit. The NAxtra Blood Total Nucleic Acid Extraction Kit enables the extraction of both RNA and DNA from blood samples and includes all necessary components for sample lysis, binding, washing, and elution. The NAxtra Cells Total Nucleic Acid Extraction Kit is designed for extracting nucleic acids from cultured cells. It provides high-quality RNA and DNA with minimal hands-on time for a variety of cell types, including adherent and suspension cells. The kit is suitable for applications such as RNA sequencing, gene expression analysis, and genotyping. Both kits are available for purchase now.

The Scan

Sick Newborns Selected for WGS With Automated Pipeline

Researchers successfully prioritized infants with potential Mendelian conditions for whole-genome sequencing or rapid whole-genome sequencing, as they report in Genome Medicine.

Acne-Linked Loci Found Through GWAS Meta-Analysis

Researchers in the European Journal of Human Genetics find new and known acne vulgaris risk loci with a genome-wide association study and meta-analysis, highlighting hair follicle- and metabolic disease-related genes.

Retina Cell Loss Reversed by Prime Editing in Mouse Model of Retinitis Pigmentosa

A team from China turns to prime editing to correct a retinitis pigmentosa-causing mutation in the PDE6b gene in a mouse model of the progressive photoreceptor loss condition in the Journal of Experimental Medicine.

CRISPR Screens Reveal Heart Attack-Linked Gene

Researchers in PLOS Genetics have used CRISPR screens to home in on variants associated with coronary artery disease that affect vascular endothelial function.