Bio-Techne to Acquire Single-Cell Sorting Firm Namocell
Namocell offers Pala, a two-laser system with up to 11 fluorescent detection channels, and Hana, a single-laser system with two fluorescent detection channels.
CareDx Receives CE Mark for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Testing Kit, Analysis Software
The designation furthers the firm's expansion into the stem cell transplant space, which began with the launch of AlloCell in 2020.
Investigators See Future for NanoVelcro Cell Technology in Diagnosis of Pregnancy Complications
Researchers demonstrated that detection of single and clustered circulating trophoblasts could reliably differentiate placenta accreta from normal controls and other disorders, even early in gestation.
PerkinElmer Acquiring Nexcelom Bioscience for $260M
Nexcelom provides tools for cell counting and analysis, including automated cell counting instruments, image cytometry workstations, and assays.
Metrion Biosciences Closes £2.7M in Equity Financing
Gresham House Ventures led the investment in Cambridge, UK-based Metrion Biosciences, which specializes in ion channel contract research and drug discovery.