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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Agilent Technologies today announced a collaboration with scientists from the University of Toronto's Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research to create a comprehensive metabolomics multiple-reaction monitoring library and methodology.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Thermo Fisher Scientific today reported a 33 percent jump in revenues year over year for the second quarter, boosted by a sharp increase in its Life Sciences Solutions segment.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Certain Agilent Technologies mass spectrometers and liquid chromatography instruments now support Premier Biosoft's SimGlycan glycomics software as part of a deal announced today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Two research teams reported on mutational patterns present in gastric cancer in Nature Genetics.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Empiriko will use Interchim's mass spectrometry-based technology to perform drug metabolism studies as part of a partnership between the companies announced today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Waters today reported an 8 percent spike year over year in its fourth quarter revenues as the firm beat the average Wall Street analyst estimates on the top and bottom lines.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific today said that revenues for the third quarter rose 3 percent year over year as it narrowly beat the consensus Wall Street estimates on the top and bottom lines.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Shimadzu USA Manufacturing said today it has obtained ISO 13485 certification for the manufacture of high performance liquid chromatographs and liquid chromatograph-mass spectrometry systems.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies has signed a definitive agreement to buy assets from ABC Instrumentacion Analitica, the two companies announced today.
Financial and other terms were not disclosed.

Teledyne Buying CETAC

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Teledyne Technologies this week announced that its subsidiary Teledyne Instruments has reached an agreement to buy the assets of SD Acquisition, which does business as CETAC Technologies.


Familial DNA searches in criminal cases are winning over some critics, the Los Angeles Times reports.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: ProTraits includes genetic, phenotypic data on bacteria, archaea; Candida albicans assembly 22; and more.

The Wall Street Journal reports that researchers are looking beyond Cas9 for CRISPR editing.

In PNAS this week: miR-515 levels higher in women with preeclampsia, horizontal gene transfer in parasitic plants, and more.