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The deal covers Sygnis' products for primer-free whole-genome amplification and its reverse transcriptase kits.

Labsco will be an exclusive sales agent partner for the FilmArray system in certain market segments in the US.

Having just wrapped up a key clinical trial of its first sepsis assay in around 200 ICU patients, the firm hopes to gain US marketing clearance by the end of this year.

GenomeWeb caught up with Ginocchio at the Clinical Virology Symposium this week in Daytona Beach, Fla.

The company's molecular diagnostic revenues grew more than 6 percent, driven by its human papillomavirus business, company officials said. 

Methods and compositions for DNA fragmentation and tagging by transposases
Helicase dependent isothermal amplification using nicking enzymes
Mutational analysis
Method for amplifying nucleic acids
Compositions, methods and kits for nucleic acid synthesis and amplification
Determination of KIR haplotypes associated with disease

In PNAS this week: genomic study of group B Streptococcus evolution, selection on the X chromosome in great apes, and more.

Changing the fat and fiber content of people's diets affects their gut microbiome, metabolome, and colon cancer risk, researchers say.

Broken links are found throughout academic publications, and some services are trying to combat such link decay.

Nick Stockton at Wired says that a pause in studying genome-editing tools should be used to find a path forward.