PCR

Experts at Vanderbilt discussed future expansion of its PREDICT program, and provided a glimpse at how doctors have responded to genomic information in EMRs.

The assay is the first on the firm's isothermal nucleic acid amplification-based platform.

Deals with Quest and LabCorp and an expanded product offering also spurred the investment bank to increase its price target on Cepheid's stock to $75 per share from $52.

Bio-Rad scientist Jennifer Berman explains how ddPCR can help detect the basic efficiency of CRISPR/Cas9 and other genome editing technologies and more.

Alfa Aesar offers research chemicals for DNA-, RNA-, and PCR-based research, products for DNA and protein labeling, and proteomics reagents and kits.

Thermocycler and sample vessel for rapid amplification of DNA
Detection of an amplification product using pH-sensitive dyes
Reagents and methods for PCR
Dried composition for hot-start PCR with long-term stability
Compositions and methods for detection of Staphylococcus aureus
Assays and other reactions involving droplets

In PNAS this week: ancestry and admixture in Brazilians, characterization of novel double-stranded RNA mycovirus, and more.

Researchers report that what scents someone picks up can reflect their complement of immune genes.

The New York Times examines ethics and China's push to lead biomedical research.

At her blog, Sally Rockey dives into National Institutes of Health funding data.

Jul
14
Sponsored by
Agilent Technologies

This online seminar will outline a recent example of the use of molecular barcoding in combination with next-generation sequencing to detect somatic mosaicism in cancer patients.