Skip to main content

New Products: Jan 22, 2010

Premium

Thermo Fisher Scientific launched its National Scientific Mass Spec Certified Vials this week.

The low-particulate chromatography vials are cleaned according to GMP standards in a fully validated clean room environment to minimize the occurrence of any contamination, the company said in a statement.

"Each lot is tested for particle counts, as well as LC-MS and GC-MS background to provide a consistently high performance for every vial," Thermo Fisher said.

The Scan

US Supports Patent Waivers

NPR reports that the Biden Administration has announced its support for waiving intellectual property protections for SARS-CoV-2 vaccines.

Vaccines Versus Variants

Two studies find the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine to be effective against viral variants, and Moderna reports on booster shots to combat variants.

CRISPR for What Ails You

The Wall Street Journal writes that CRISPR-based therapies could someday be used to treat common conditions like heart attacks.

Nature Papers Review Integration of Single-Cell Assay Data, Present Approach to Detect Rare Variants

In Nature this week: review of ways to integrate data from single-cell assays, and more.