Lawrence Livermore National Security and the University of California have been awarded US Patent No. 8,367,976, "Laser heating of aqueous samples on a micro-optical-electro-mechanical system."
Reginald Beer and Ian Kennedy are named as inventors.
This article was originally posted on Sept. 21
Array-based SNP genotyping analysis has enabled an international team of researchers to unravel the genetic history of different population groups in southern Africa.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Modern humans may have originated from multiple sites within Africa, according to a genetic study that provides new details about the history of click-speaking populations in sub-Saharan Africa.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Alterations in just one gene appear to be enough to influence the kinds of movements that horses and other vertebrate animals can muster, according to a study appearing online today in Nature.