Biodesign Institute

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Provista Diagnostics said today that it has licensed biomarker technologies developed by researchers at Arizona State University's Biodesign Institute.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation has awarded researchers at Arizona State University's Biodesign Institute $1.8 million for the development of new microscopy technology for capturing molecular-level events in living systems.

Industry experts are questioning the scientific claims of a study published recently in

Austrian tools vendor Tecan announced this week that Arizona State University researchers have acquired one of its hybridization systems and two of its scanners for the purpose of processing protein microarrays.

Arizona State University's Biodesign Institute said today that it will collaborate with Life Technologies to develop a real-time PCR-based platform to rapidly assess an individual's exposure to radiation in the event of a nuclear incident.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Arizona State University's Biodesign Institute today announced a partnership with Life Technologies to develop a gene expression test to rapidly assess an individual's exposure to radiation in the event of a nuclear incident.

Scientists from Arizona State University's Biodesign Institute are using a two-year, approximately $420,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to further develop a tool that combines laser-based excision and ablation with emulsion-based droplet PCR to profile mRNA expre

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Researchers at the Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University and Phoenix Children's Hospital will team up to use genome sequencing to study the molecular basis of desmoplastic small round cell tumor (DSRCT), a deadly pediatric cancer.

By Justin Petrone
The National Institutes of Health has awarded $1.5 million to a team of researchers at Arizona State University to develop a high-throughput, live cell array for metabolic studies.

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The president of France's National Research Agency has resigned, according to Nature News.

A senator wants a "right-to-try" provision in the US Food and Drug Administration funding bill, but an ethicist says at Stat News that it would undermine the role of clinical trials.

In PNAS this week: red algae Porphyra umbicalis genome, deep neural network model for sequencing peptides, and more.

The Guardian's Barbara Ellen has tried out some DNA testing services to see whether they provide valuable information.