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The firms will collaborate on creating and co-marketing array technologies for research and clinical diagnostics.

The partners will develop multiplex tests to detect human pathogens in 75 minutes on Grenier's PCR-based Genspeed Test System.

The University's Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland will incorporate Labcyte's Echo acoustic liquid handling technology into multiple workflows.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Cancer Institute has awarded Labcyte $1 million to create a process for detecting cancer-associated proteins in samples, the company announced today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Illumina's second quarter revenues rose 23 percent year over year, the company announced after the close of the market on Tuesday.
Separately, it also announced it has acquired liquid handling solutions firm Advanced Liquid Logic for up to $96 million.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Coastal Genomics announced that it has licensed from the BC Cancer Agency exclusive rights to a liquid handling automation technology.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Labcyte has reeled in $5.3 million in Series D financing, which it plans to use to expand its acoustic low-volume liquid handling systems, the company said on Tuesday.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Multiplex assay developer Genalyte said today that it will market Scienion's automated liquid dispensers with its Maverick Detection System.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Swiss liquid handling systems firm Sias has inked an agreement to acquire laboratory equipment and software firm Xiril.

Singapore-based Vela Diagnostics said this week that it has inked an agreement with Eppendorf to jointly develop an automated RNA/DNA extraction platform for Vela's forthcoming molecular diagnostics system.

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The president of France's National Research Agency has resigned, according to Nature News.

A senator wants a "right-to-try" provision in the US Food and Drug Administration funding bill, but an ethicist says at Stat News that it would undermine the role of clinical trials.

The Guardian's Barbara Ellen has tried out some DNA testing services to see whether they provide valuable information.

In PNAS this week: red algae Porphyra umbicalis genome, deep neural network model for sequencing peptides, and more.