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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Molecular diagnostics company Rheonix today announced a joint development agreement with Life Technologies aimed at a molecular testing platform for the applied markets.

A team of researchers at the University of Toronto has developed the next-generation of a chip-based platform for the identification of infection-causing bacteria.

NSF Microarray Grants Awarded Jan 1 — June 25, 2013

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PathoGenetix today said it has signed a collaborative agreement with the US Food and Drug Administration to evaluate the company's technology for use in foodborne illness outbreak investigation and response.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PositiveID said today its board has approved a 1-for-25 reverse stock split, commencing at the start of trading on April 23.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bioanalytical tools company Hurel raised $9.2 million in a Series A private equity financing round, the North Brunswick, NJ-based company said today.

Portland State University of Portland, Ore., has received US Patent No. 8,409,411, "Nano-porous membrane based sensors." The patent describes nanoporous alumina membranes that host immobilized antibodies in the pores.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Belgian spectrophotometer firm Trinean today said it has licensed intellectual property covering microfluidic technologies from PerkinElmer's Caliper Life Sciences business directed at UV-VIS quantification analysis.

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology last week reported on the development of a new microfluidic-based approach to delivering macromolecules, including functional siRNAs, into cells without the need for a vector.

Working with a microfluidic system first developed at the University of California, Berkeley, newly formed company Diassess is planning to use a $148,000 Small Business Innovation Research grant from the National Institutes of Health to demonstrate a single-cartridge, self-powere

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Nobel laureates and scientific societies urge NIH and the Department of Health and Human Services to revisit the recent decision to end funding for a coronavirus grant.

Bloomberg reports that BGI's SARS-CoV-2 testing sites in the Middle East have raised concerns among US officials.

A new Pew Research Center poll finds confidence in medical researchers has grown among US adults since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.

In Science this week: machine learning algorithm for faster Mendelian disorder diagnoses, gene linked to safe response to nitrogen-containing bisphosphonates, and more.