US Patent No. 9,365,418

Universal hardware platform and toolset for operating and fabricating microfluidic devices
Jun 15, 2016

The University of California has been awarded US Patent No. 9,365,418, "Universal hardware platform and toolset for operating and fabricating microfluidic devices."

Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.

In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.

India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.

A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.

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With the Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), genomes sequencing has been democratized over the last decades with the detection of genomic alterations, thus replacing Sanger sequencing.