Microarrays & Multiplexing

The firm saw a profitable quarter driven by increases in assay sales and royalty revenues, despite a $7.1 million legal settlement with Enzo Life Sciences.

The amplification method uses light-emitting diodes and gold foil to heat the reaction mixture and achieve 30 cycles in less than five minutes.

A genome-wide meta-analysis has uncovered five novel susceptibility loci for cutaneous malignant melanoma, including ones linked to telomere maintenance.

An international team detected a variant associated with anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity in a study of more than 450 children treated with the drug.

Headed by Gordon Mills and Rehan Akbanie, the MD Anderson GCC will use reverse phase protein arrays to investigate tumor tissue from a variety of NCI projects.

Methods for detection and quantification of nucleic acid or protein targets in a sample
Detection of amplification products
Nanonozzle device arrays: their preparation and use for macromolecular analysis
Arrays and methods of use
Method for detecting single nucleotide polymorphism in nucleic acid
Methods and compositions for extraction and storage of nucleic acids

In PLOS this week: gene fusion in premature ovarian failure, population patterns in the Franciscana dolphin, and more.

A National Science Foundation-funded project aims to give researchers access to a network many times faster than the Internet.

Bioethicists weigh the idea of charging patients to take part in clinical research, coming down against the approach.

Cornell's Christopher Mason and his colleagues correct their New York City microbiome study to emphasize "the difference between matching fragments of DNA from a species and a pathogen."