NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Fluigent will distribute RAN Biotechnologies' products in Europe, RAN announced today.

RAN is a provider of chemicals for microfluidic and biotech applications, including fluorosurfactants and microfluidic surface coatings for stabilizing water-in-oil emulsions for droplet microfluidics and encapsulating biological molecules, such as DNA, RNA, cells, and proteins. According to the Beverly, Mass.-based firm, droplet microfluidics is an alternative to lab-on-a-chip technology that is compatible with many chemicals and biological molecules.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: self-assembly of DNA components in solution, and more.

Genetics and Molecular Research retracts two gastric cancer papers for being "substantially equal" to other papers, according to Retraction Watch.

A new analysis indicates that the Ebola virus behind the current West African outbreak is mutating at about the same rate as other Ebola viruses.

With the launch of Scott Kelly into space today, the study of him and his earthbound brother to disentangle the effects of life in space from the effects of genetics kicks off.