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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bio-Rad Laboratories said after the close of the market on Tuesday that fourth-quarter revenues improved 4 percent year over year as the firm beat the average analyst estimate on the top and bottom lines.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bio-Rad Laboratories has acquired a new cell sorting system from Propel Labs for an undisclosed amount, the Hercules, Calif.-based firm announced today.

The grants will help institutes buy research tools such as DNA sequencers and mass spectrometers costing up to $600,000.

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New results from the NASA Twins Study indicate that the immune system may rev up when in space, the Washington Post reports.

Kelvin Droegemeier, the new science advisor, spoke at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting, Geekwire reports.

In PNAS this week: whole-genome assembly for the white shark, paper-based microfluidic method for detecting the malaria parasite, and more.

The World Health Organization has announced the members of its gene-editing committee, according to NPR.