Sample Prep

News on DNA library prep, labeling, extraction, automation, protein purification & enrichment in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

Tomy Digital Biology has agreed to distribute Namocell's microfluidic-based cell platforms in the Japanese market.

The startup has developed a transposon-based sample prep technology that is able to prepare both small and large RNA molecules in one RNA-seq library.

The UK-based firm recently launched its Nadia system, which is compatible with the Drop-seq protocol, and plans to develop additional applications. 

Under the agreement, the companies plan to develop a customized solution that can be widely deployed for DNA sequencing.

The China FDA has approved Vela's cell-free DNA extraction kit, which can be coupled with RT-PCR or NGS workflows for further analysis.