AMDeC

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – AMDeC, the Academy for Medical Development and Collaboration, is closing its doors after 15 years.

Fluidigm said this week that it has joined the Academy for Medical Development and Collaboration, or AMDeC, as a vendor partner.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – IntelligentMDx has received the CE Mark for its herpes simplex virus molecular test.

Maria Mitchell, CEO of the non-profit Academy for Medical Development and Collaboration, discussed with BioRegion News her group's challenges, including its desire to help knit the state's life-sci research centers and companies into a more cohesive biocluster.

A fire at a Manchester hospital may have destroyed lab equipment and data, the Guardian reports.

Researchers generate a genetic database from skeletal remains from the 1845 Franklin Expedition to the Arctic, Live Science reports.

Researchers in China have begun another trial using CRISPR/Cas9 approaches in cancer patients, according to the Wall Street Journal.

In Science this week: human DNA found in sediments from archeological sites lacking bones, and more.