flow cytometry NanoCellect Raises $35M to Support Commercial Push for Second-Generation Cell Sorter The company announced that it had closed two financing rounds earlier this year, bookending the launch of its second-generation Wolf cell sorting platform. Cytek Biosciences Prices $200M Initial Public Offering The company, which has developed novel technology for single-cell analyses, is selling an aggregate of 16,749,330 shares of its common stock. Becton Dickinson Sues Beckman Coulter Over Flow Cytometry Dye IP The lawsuit pertains to polymer dye chemistries used in Beckman's new flow cytometry technology that was launched commercially in March. Becton Dickinson Sues Beckman Coulter Over Cell Analysis, Sorting IP BD claims Beckman's products infringe on four patents, specifically highlighting a benchtop cell sorter launched in March. PNAS Papers on Breast Cancer Hypoxia, EMT Networks, Oral Cancer Immune Checkpoints In PNAS this week: role for ADAM12 in hypoxia-related metastasis risk, signaling pathways linked to the epithelial to mesenchymal transition, and more. Nov 5, 2020 Cytek Biosciences Closes $120M Series D Financing Round Jul 1, 2020 Hitachi, ThinkCyte Partner to Develop AI-Driven Cell Analysis, Sorting System Jun 10, 2020 Akadeum, NanoCellect Biomedical Partner to Enhance Rare-Cell Workflows May 26, 2020 Sysmex Partec to Distribute De Novo Flow Cytometry Software Worldwide Apr 27, 2020 Rockefeller University, Cerevance Pursue Pooled Nuclei Sequencing to Target Brain Cell Types Premium Apr 22, 2020 Researchers See Immune, Age Contributors to Childhood Respiratory Virus Response Apr 21, 2020 Saama-Led Consortium Seeks Data-Driven Answers to COVID-19 Apr 1, 2020 Flow Cytometry Startup BennuBio Secures $5M in Series B Funding Round Feb 26, 2020 Fluidigm Acquires Cytometry Sample Prep Firm InstruNor for $7.2M Jan 12, 2020 Luminex Preliminary Q4 Revenues up 11 Percent Nov 26, 2019 Biolidics, Sysmex Partner on Cancer Liquid Biopsy Development Nov 20, 2019 Beckman Coulter, IncellDx Form Cancer Assay Promotion Agreement Oct 16, 2019 Cytek Pushing Boundaries of Flow Cytometry With Updated Spectral Analyzer Premium Oct 10, 2019 Phitonex Closes $2M Seed Financing Round Oct 4, 2019 NanoCellect Biomedical Receives $1.5M NIH Grant to Develop 3D Flow Cytometry Tool Jul 17, 2019 Cancer Drug Discovery Firm Notable Nabs $40M in Series B Funding Round Jun 4, 2019 Beckman Coulter Life Sciences Buys Cytobank May 9, 2019 NanoCellect Biomedical, Daon BioSciences Sign Korean Distribution Agreement Apr 2, 2019 AACR Liquid Biopsy Studies Demonstrate Diversity of Methods for Early Cancer Detection Premium Nov 19, 2018 Bioké Inks Distribution Deal for Syntec Sample Prep Products Load More Breaking News People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization for Northeastern University SARS-CoV-2 Test FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants Geisinger Wins $5M NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Genetic Diagnostic Tool The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.