mutiplex assay

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Startup Adarza Biosystems said last week that it has raised $6.8 million in a Series A financing round to support the commercialization of its first multiplex protein detection array and readout system by next year and to continue developing additional multiplex assays in c

Nanosphere announced this month that its former vice president of sales and marketing, Michael McGarrity, has taken over as CEO of the company, replacing Bill Moffitt.

GenMark is anticipating that the launch of its new, sample-to-answer multiplex testing instrument later this year will allow it to pursue a greater share of the global molecular diagnostics market by targeting labs without the sample preparation capabilities necessary to use its

In addition to seeking research customers interested in using its platform for multiplex analysis, Genalyte is now accelerating development of its own internal content around autoimmune disease and diabetes.

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

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Alnylam's RNAi-based therapy Onpattro, according to Stat News.

Harvard Medical School's Seth Cassel and Cigall Kadoch argue in a Baltimore Sun op-ed that the recent TAILORx trial shows the potential of genomic-based medicine.

Researchers in the UK are working on using gene drives to control malaria-carrying mosquitoes, the Telegraph reports.

In PLOS this week: genetic architecture mediating gene expression, metabolomic patterns in multiple myeloma, and more.