proximity ligation assay PROPER-Seq Uses NGS to ID Undiscovered Protein-Protein Interactions Premium The method, which can scan for interactions across a cell's entire proteome, is drawing interest from entities looking to both use and commercialize it. Qiagen, Phase Genomics Ink US Licensing Agreement for Hi-C Sequencing Technology Qiagen can now sell Phase's proprietary proximity-ligation technology for chromatin conformational analysis research in the US. NIH Awards Two SBIR Grants Totaling $3.9M to Phase Genomics The Seattle-based firm has won two grants each worth $1.9 million to develop proximity ligation assays with applications in cytogenetics. New Method Captures Higher-Order Chromatin Contacts With Nanopore Sequencing Premium Unlike the Hi-C chromosome conformation assay, the Pore-C technique reveals information that's lost with short-read sequencing. Phase Genomics Wins $1.5M for Proximity Ligation-Based AMR Tracking The funding supports development of a low-cost platform for detection of antimicrobial resistance elements in complex microbial communities. Sep 13, 2018 Vertebrate Genomes Project Releases First Assemblies; Describes Challenges, Plans Premium May 10, 2018 RNA, Chromatin Interaction Mapping Approach Presented at Biology of Genomes Oct 6, 2017 Phase Genomics Pushes Forward With Hi-C-Based Metagenome Deconvolution Kit, Service Premium Jan 29, 2016 Stanford Team Devises PLA-Based Method for Single-Cell Measurement of RNA and Proteins Premium Jan 15, 2015 Proximity Ligation Assays Show Potential to Detect Altered EGFR Signaling, Predict Drug Response Premium Oct 18, 2013 Freiburg Team Develops Microfluidic Platform to Apply Olink's PLA Tech to Cell Signaling Studies Premium Apr 19, 2013 Genomics Key to Thermo's Life Tech Buy, but Implications for Proteomics, Multi-omics Work Premium Jan 18, 2013 UVA Team Uses Olink's PLA Method to Investigate Histone Modifications at Single-Cell Level Premium Oct 18, 2012 Swedish Team, Life Tech Develop Method for qPCR Analysis of Proteins, RNA, DNA in Single Cells Premium Aug 24, 2012 Kimmel Cancer Center Researchers ID HMT Proteins as Possible 'Epigenetic Marks' Via PLA-Based Study Premium Oct 21, 2011 Oligo-Based Protein Capture Tools Allow Simultaneous Reporting of Genetic, Proteomic Biomarker Data Premium Oct 7, 2011 Uppsala Team's ProteinSeq Assay Combines PLA and Next-Gen Sequencing for Protein Detection Premium Sep 2, 2011 Investment Firm Nxt2b to Buy 49 Percent of Olink Bioscience Premium May 13, 2011 Expanded Proximity Ligation Assay Could Prove Valuable for Biomarker Studies, Top-Down Proteomics Premium May 7, 2011 Some Proteomics Firms Exploring Next-Generation Sequencing for Biomarker Research Premium Mar 24, 2011 Olink Signs up Distributor in Australia, New Zealand Mar 11, 2011 Olink Launches PLA-Based Plasma Protein Biomarker-Discovery Service Premium Mar 8, 2010 Olink Adds New China Distributor Dec 10, 2009 Life Technologies to Expand TaqMan Protein-Expression Assays with 2010 Launch of 'Open Kit' Premium Aug 17, 2009 Olink Taps AH Diagnostics for Nordic Distribution 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.