oligonucleotides Codex DNA Partners With RNAimmune on mRNA Synthesis Technologies Biopharmaceutical firm RNAimmune will help develop and validate mRNA synthesis technologies under development at San Diego-based Codex DNA. Biotage Acquires Oligo Maker ATDBio for £45M in Cash, Stock Biotage said the acquisition will help it expand into DNA and RNA oligonucleotide synthesis and purification. MIT Researchers Devise Oligo Barcode-Based 'File System' for DNA Data Storage Premium The researchers have applied for a patent on their technology and have formed a startup, Cache DNA, to develop a low-cost platform for DNA storage and retrieval. DNA Script Preparing Launch of Benchtop Enzymatic Synthesizer for 'DNA on Demand' Premium The Syntax instrument, available later this year, will initially be able to make batches of 96 oligos of 60-mer length at a time with same-day turnaround. Clear Labs, Integrated DNA Technologies Expand Partnership to Include COVID-19 Testing The collaboration builds on an oligonucleotide supply agreement the partners signed in 2019 for Clear Labs' nanopore sequencing-based food safety testing. Sep 29, 2020 Genosity, Olink Proteomics Ink Strategic Collaboration Jun 2, 2020 NuProbe Licenses Two Oligonucleotide Technologies from Rice University Dec 5, 2019 High-Throughput Single-Cell Transcriptomics Assay Facilitates Compound Screens Premium Nov 21, 2019 Private Equity Firms Cinven, Astorg to Acquire LGC Oct 23, 2019 Biotech Startup Korro Bio Uses Temporary Gene Editing Technology to Create Therapeutics Premium May 1, 2019 Twist Bioscience Expands Synbio, Genomics; Explores Biopharma, DNA Data Storage Opportunities Premium Dec 10, 2018 Agilent Granted Motion to Amend Complaint for Lawsuit Against Twist Bioscience Aug 23, 2018 Agilent Seeks to Amend Complaint in IP Theft Lawsuit Against Twist Bioscience Aug 7, 2018 Maravai LifeSciences Completes $50M Debt Financing Apr 27, 2018 GeneCapture To Enter Point of Care MDx Market With Affordable Infectious Disease Screening Platform Premium Mar 21, 2018 PerkinElmer's Vanadis NIPT System to Enable Screening at Low Cost, Complexity Premium Mar 9, 2018 Danaher Acquiring Genomics Consumables Firm IDT Dec 1, 2017 Fusion Genomics Developing Infectious Disease Dx Using Synthetic Oligonucleotide Probes, NGS Premium Jul 19, 2017 LGC Acquires Link Technologies Jun 30, 2017 Team Modifies Molecular Inversion Probes to Capture Kilobase-Sized DNA for Cloning, Sequencing Premium Feb 8, 2017 Integrated DNA Technologies Acquires GeneWorks' Oligo Manufacturing Business Jan 31, 2017 Twist Bioscience Files Response to Agilent Technologies Lawsuit Jan 19, 2017 Swiss Team Looks to Market DNA-Protein Binding Assay for Transcription Factor, ChIP Applications Premium Sep 22, 2016 Christiana Care Scientists Adapt Single-Nucleotide Editing Strategy for Use With CRISPR/Cas9 Premium Aug 15, 2016 Punctuated Copy Number Changes Identified in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Load More Breaking News People in the News at Pacific Biosciences, Metabolon, NeoGenomics, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Tethis, Invitae, PerkinElmer, More In Brief This Week: Thermo Fisher Scientific, Bruker, Quantum-Si, BioMérieux, More Luminex Obtains CE Marking for MDx Panel to Detect Flu A/B, RSV, COVID-19 Palmetto Finalizes Positive LCD for Prostate Cancer Risk Tests Gene Expression, Histology Reveal Clues for Targeted Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment The Scan Call for a Different Tack Experts weigh the value of recent experiments testing genetically modified pig kidneys using brain-dead individuals, according to Nature News. Wastewater Warning The New York Times reports that wastewater surveillance in some parts of the US point to a possible surge. Can't Get in the Program Due to the Northern Ireland protocol dispute, the European Union is preventing UK researchers from joining the Horizon Europe research program, the Times of London reports. Science Paper on Spatial-Controlled Genome Editing In Science this week: approach to enable a CRISPR-Cas13a-based system to be used as a cancer therapy.