By Ben Butkus

Fluidigm has developed a new version of its microfluidic Dynamic Array integrated fluidic circuits pre-loaded with a panel of stem cell genes that will allow researchers to conduct PCR-based gene expression studies on single stem cells, company scientists disclosed this week.

Fluidigm is now seeking stem cell researchers with which to collaborate to beta-test and provide feedback on the gene expression panels prior to an anticipated broad product launch later this year, the scientists said.

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