sequence enrichment Oxford Nanopore Technologies Licenses Genetics Research's CRISPR DNA Enrichment Technology Under the non-exclusive deal, Oxford Nanopore can include the technology, which targets long DNA fragments, in its nanopore sequencing products. Analysis of Ancient DNA Supports Notion of Family-Based Hierarchies in Bronze Age Germany Using ancient DNA profiling, isotope analyses, and archeological clues, investigators saw high-status, male-centered families, along with more modest graves for unrelated individuals. PerkinElmer, Precipio Collaborate On Liquid Biopsy Testing Precipio said that its ICE COLD-PCR reagents will be sold with PerkinElmer's DNA/RNA extraction and isolation products. CRISPR's Cas9 Nuclease Proving Useful for NGS Library Prep, Bacterial Cloning, Other Bench Work Premium The programmable nuclease can replace restriction enzymes, enables cloning of large genomic sequences, and can deplete unwanted DNA species. Roche's Upcoming Heat-Seq Target Enrichment Product Promises Automation-Friendly Workflow Premium Heat-Seq, scheduled to launch in the second quarter, uses empirically tested molecular inversion probes. Oct 2, 2015 Scientists Find Potential Alzheimer's Disease Biomarkers in Exosomal miRNA Mar 10, 2015 Ancient DNA Reveals African Origins of Enslaved Individuals in Caribbean Nov 25, 2014 Cancer Research UK, Illumina Ink Sequencing Tech Supply Deal for Lung Cancer Trial Dec 1, 2011 Agilent Acquires Halo Genomics for Target Enrichment Tech Premium Oct 6, 2011 Boreal Genomics Launches DNA Purification System; Preps Next-Gen Tech for Clinical, Biopharma Apps Premium Aug 30, 2011 Genetic Study Supports Role for Yersinia Pestis Bacteria in Black Death Apr 21, 2011 Boreal Genomics Developing Sequence-Enrichment Tech as DNA Purification Platform Nears Market Premium Sep 9, 2010 Ambry Named Roche NimbleGen Service Provider Mar 18, 2010 Ambry Genetics to Use RainDance Microdroplet PCR Tech in Diagnostics, Genomic Research Services Premium Mar 17, 2010 RainDance, Ambry Partner on Sequencing Applications Feb 18, 2010 RainDance, Life Tech to Co-Market Target Enrichment, Sequencing Platforms Premium Breaking News GenomeWeb Index Falls 6 Percent in November as Emergence of Omicron Spooks Markets Sequencing-Based MRD Detection in Bone Marrow May Predict ALL Relapse After CAR T-Cell Therapy Metabolomic Study Links 13 Metabolites to Coronary Heart Disease Risk Among African Americans Illumina Wins $8M Jury Verdict in BGI Patent Infringement Suit, Loses Patent Caris Life Sciences Facing FTC Lawsuit After Resisting Subpoena in Illumina, Grail Antitrust Case Biodesix, Spesana Partner to Improve Workflows for Lung Cancer Molecular Diagnostic Tests The Scan Panel Votes for COVID-19 Pill A US Food and Drug Administration panel has voted to support the emergency use authorization of an antiviral pill for COVID-19 from Merck and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics, CNN says. But Not Harm New Scientist reports that UK bioethicists say that though gene editing may improve food production, it should not harm livestock welfare. Effectiveness Drop Anticipated Moderna's Stéphane Bancel predicts that that current SARS-CoV-2 vaccines may be less effective against the Omicron variant, the Financial Times reports. Cell Studies of Human Chromatin Accessibility, SARS-CoV-2 Variants, Cell Signaling Networks In Cell this week: chromatin accessibility maps of adult human tissues, modeling to track SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern, and more.