Obesity Linked to DNA Damage, Breast Cancer Risk in Women Harboring BRCA Mutations
The research suggests that maintaining a lower body weight or pharmacologically targeting estrogen or metabolic dysfunction may reduce the risk of breast cancer in these women.
DNA Script Exclusively Licenses Modified DNA Printing Technology From Baseclick
The Paris-based company plans to use the nucleic acid modification technology to synthesize qPCR probes for use in diagnostics, among other biomolecules.
Researchers have developed a higher-resolution in situ RNA sequencing method that relies on physically expanding a polymer network that holds the RNA.
10x Genomics to Acquire ReadCoor for $350M, Cartana for $41.2M
The deals give 10x Genomics control of a combined 110 patents covering in situ analysis methods that the firm says will complement its existing platforms.
Phitonex Closes $2M Seed Financing Round
The startup has developed a platform that allows precise engineering of optical properties to provide high-resolution analysis of single cells by high throughput flow cytometry.