electron microscopy Thermo Fisher Scientific Q3 Revenues Grow 6 Percent The company delivered organic growth across its four business segments and raised its revenue and earnings guidance for the year. Chromatin Structure Less Organized Than Textbooks Say, According to New Study A Salk Institute-led team developed an approach to visualize chromatin in vivo and used it to examine the organization of DNA in interphase and mitotic cells. Hitachi High Technologies America, ZS Genetics to Develop EM-Based Sequencing Platform Under the terms of the collaboration, the firms will combine ZS Genetics' proprietary technologies with HTA's experience in high-resolution electron microscopy. Thermo Fisher Scientific to Acquire Electron Microscopy Firm FEI for $4.2B The company said FEI's technology will complement its mass spectrometry business, particularly in its work on structural proteins and biopharmaceuticals. Researchers Develop Molecular Toolkit to Observe BRCA1 Proteins Using this technology, scientists were able to visualize BRCA1 protein interaction in a near-native environment and gain insight into its mechanics. Apr 8, 2015 Berkeley Scientists Show How Type III CRISPR/Cas System Targets RNA Jan 2, 2015 Protein Has mRNA-like Function, Recruits tRNAs During Stalled Protein Translation Dec 23, 2014 With New CEO, ZS Genetics Aims to Commercialize Electron Microscopy-based Sequencing Premium Jun 10, 2014 EM-based Dissection Method Enables Sequencing of Individual Nuclear Bodies from Single Cells Premium Sep 10, 2013 Former Halcyon Team Publishes DNA Deposition Method for EM Sequencing; Aeon Biowares Picks Up Tech Premium Jul 16, 2013 After Raising $3.5M, ZS Genetics Expands, Starts Work on Prototype Electron Microscope Sequencer Premium Oct 16, 2012 ZS Genetics Shows Single Base ID by Electron Microscopy, but Path to Sequencing is Still Long Premium Jan 15, 2010 NCRR Has $43M for Shared Instruments in '11 Breaking News Roche Receives EUA for PCR-Based, Point-of-Care SARS-CoV-2 Test Decode Study Identifies Proteomic Predictors of All-Cause Mortality In Brief This Week: Natera, Bruker, Bayer, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Labcorp, Omniseq, Dovetail Genomics, DNA Script, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, Strata Oncology, Bionano Genomics, More Co-Diagnostics Gets CE Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test The Scan Billions for Antivirals The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports. NFT of the Web Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports. 23andMe on the Nasdaq 23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported. Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.