The National Research Council of Canada of Ottawa has received US Patent No.
OncoHealth, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Institute for Systems Biology, Lawrence Livermore National Security, National Research Council of Canada
The company will focus its development efforts on non-invasive, urine-based, rapid detection systems for diagnosing sexually transmitted infections and other diseases, such as tuberculosis.
The lab at the University of Moncton also will serve the Atlantic Cancer Research Institute and the University of New Brunswick.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: nanopore sequencing workflow to detect antibiotic resistance in gut microbes, TSSPlant tool, and more.
Because gene-edited organisms can cross borders, Gizmodo wonders whether there should be an international body to govern their use.
HHS Secretary nominee Tom Price is to go in front of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions today, NPR's Morning Edition reports.
Prior to being closed, Theranos' Arizona lab failed an inspection by regulators, according to the Wall Street Journal.