NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Oxford Nanopore Technologies said today that it has signed a number of agreements with academic research institutions in order to expand its intellectual property portfolio around nanopore sensing technology.

The company said it has entered into collaborations with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Brown University, Stanford University, Boston University, the University of Cambridge, and the University of Southampton.

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 Nature this week: omic analysis of permafrost microbes, hookworm genome, and more.

Biologists turn to environmental DNA sampling to determine whether elusive or invasive species are shedding DNA in a given area.

Rob Knight writes at Scientific American that microbiome studies are about to break out of the laboratory.

Harold Varmus, the director of the National Cancer Institute, has announced that he is stepping down after nearly five years.