cell array

The firm plans to integrate its technology with a compatible microfluidic sample prep method developed by researchers at Columbia University.

Researchers screened cancer cell lines to detect mutations and drug combinations that might sensitize tumors to drugs that impair anti-apoptosis proteins.

Researchers at the VTT Technical Research Centre in Finland have developed a miniaturized cell microarray platform that they claim can be used in large-scale gene knockdown analyses.

CEO Barry Bochner said that Biolog will use the funds to continue adapting its Phenotype Microarray platform to study Mycobacterium tuberculosis and other fastidious pathogens, expand its Microbial Identification System to cover more fastidious species, and work with researchers at Texas A&M University to study gene function in Mycobacterium.

The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.