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SAN DIEGO – GeneSeek, an Lincoln, Neb.-based company that provides genomic services to agricultural researchers and breeding companies, recently introduced a new, high-density porcine array.

There is "still a lot to like" about Affymetrix, according to Peter Lawson.

Scientists who study sheep now have a new tool at their disposal.

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Affymetrix posted a 20 percent rise in second-quarter revenues last week, largely due to a contribution from its eBioscience business, but also driven by double-digit growth in genotyping array sales.

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Agrigenomics services company GeneSeek discussed several new SNP chips at its workshop at the Plant and Animal Genome Conference, which was held last week in San Diego.

Using array technology to improve agriculture in the developing world may not be as challenging as some might imagine.

SAN FRANCISCO — Illumina will not be the only array vendor submitting a cytogenetics-focused array to the US Food and Drug Administration for clearance this quarter.

BEIJING — The windows of China's National Maize Improvement Center may look out onto the busy streets of this capital city, but for the scientists within, the focus is always on the countryside, and finding ways to use genomic research tools to improve the productivity of what ha

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Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.

Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.

In Science this week: research regulation and reporting requirement reform, and more.

With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.