lab-on-a-chip

DNANudge is developing an at-home testing kit, based on DNAe's semiconductor technology, to screen around 50 SNPs associated with nutrition and metabolism.

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Not every drop of blood is the same, according to researchers from Rice University.

The San Diego-based firm will use the Series C investment and convertible debt to land regulatory clearance for its cancer treatment response assay.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Contract research organization Nanosyn today announced a multiyear research service agreement to provide its microfluidics screening and profiling capabilities to Forma Therapeutics.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A consortium of European research institutions and private partners will use €5.3 million ($7.4 million) in funding to develop a microfluidics-based lab-on-a-chip device to identify and measure the concentration of circulating tumor cells in blood, one of the partners,

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Johns Hopkins University and Imec today announced a collaboration to "expand healthcare applications" for silicon nanotechnology.

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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies today said that it will collaborate with the US Food and Drug Administration on food testing applications.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Siemens has put its lab-on-a-chip technology up for sale.

ADA will develop the technology to identify biological hazards in complex matrices.

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Researchers have treated an X-linked genetic disease affecting three babies in utero, Stat News reports.

The Associated Press reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is beefing up sequencing as a tool to investigate foodborne illnesses.

Researchers have sequenced samples from ancient toilets to study past eating habits and health, NPR reports.

In Nature this week: ash dieback disease fungal genome, and more.