Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Mawi DNA Technologies iSWAB Cell Stabilization Line

Mawi DNA Technologies has launched the iSWAB-Cells platform. The system is designed to collect and stabilize intact cells for up to four weeks at room temperature, allowing researchers to perform multiple omics analyses from a single sample. The family of products includes the iSWAB noninvasive buccal cell collection system as well as a separate stabilization buffer for cells within different biological matrices.

The Scan

Another Resignation

According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug.

Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective

Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19.

Can't Be Used

The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports.

PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More

In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.