Presented this week at the ECCMID annual meeting, the method uses mass spec to detect alterations to bacteria lipopolysaccharides that confer resistance.
Gyros will distribute certain of Luxembourg Bio Technologies' coupling agents for peptide synthesis.
Driven by strong demand from the company's pharma customers, it posted sales of $498 million, beating the average Wall Street estimate of $488.6 million.
The deal gives Tanon rights to sell Sygnis's InstantBlue stain and Ultrafast blotting buffer in China and expands on a previous deal covering precast gels.
Though considered potential antibody alternatives, these reagents are more likely to succeed in new applications for which conventional tools are poorly suited.
Dog DNA testing finds that some purebreds might not truly be purebreds, Inside Edition reports.
Mary Beckerle has returned as director of the Huntsman Cancer Institute, according to ScienceInsider.
Smithsonian Magazine reports that environmental DNA sampling can be used to track elusive organisms.
In Genome Research this week: repetitive satellite DNA in the fruit fly, transcriptome map assembly pipeline, and more.