NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies announced that it and a team of researchers from six organizations are developing models for toxicology testing with a $6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
RainDance is partnering with Roche 454 and Ambry in two separate alliances aimed at developing ADME gene screening panels for use on next-generation sequencing instruments.
The partners aim to develop a transporter-based assay system capable of predicting absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion of drug candidates.
The lawsuit claims that Invitrogen and CellzDirect are infringing a Celsis patent that relates to processes and methods for producing cryopreserved hepatocytes.
The Seoul-based life sciences firm will provide an array of services to help develop biological assays for cancer and endocrine disorders.
In Genome Biology this week: comparative genomics study of Aspergillus, genetic variation in indigenous African cattle, and more.
Some people who harbor genetic variants associated with disease show no signs and may give insight into the continuum of symptoms, Spectrum reports.
Some 57 snow monkeys at a Japanese zoo were found to be rhesus macaque hybrids, which are banned in Japan.
British researchers say they've been removed from EU grant applications, according to the Guardian.