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Protein patterns in patient-derived xenografts sometimes pointed to different alterations than those predicted from somatic mutation and expression data.

The company plans to launch its PlexWell kit to enable multiplexing of 384 samples for NGS library construction in the second quarter of this year. 

The agreement combines TTP's Mosquito with AATI's Fragment Analyzer to improve library preparation for next-generation sequencing.

The companies will join their respective technologies to offer customers a single solution for next-generation sequencing data interpretation.

The MIT researchers said that the mutational signature could be used to identify people exposed to aflatoxin who are at risk of developing liver cancer.

Reagent cartridge
Pretreatment method of biological sample, detection method of RNA, and pretreatment kit
Methods and compositions for identifying enterovirus
Method for direct amplification from crude nucleic acid samples
Base-by-base ratcheting of DNA/RNA in a Y-shaped nanochannel
Methods for suppression PCR

Ivanka Trump and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos call on girls to pursue STEM careers, the Associated Press reports.

Some science companies will be taking part in next month's March for Science, Fortune reports.

In Genome Research this week: longitudinal study of Burkholderia cenocepacia isolates from cystic fibrosis patients, long-read assembly approach, and more.

Shale oil companies are turning to DNA sequencing to find spots to drill, Reuters reports.

Apr
13
Sponsored by
SeraCare

In this webinar, Gregory J. Tsongalis of Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center will discuss how his lab developed and validated a cancer hotspot assay. 

Apr
27
Sponsored by
SeraCare

This webinar is the third in a four-part series highlighting real-world examples of how some lab directors are bringing validated next-generation sequencing-based tests to the clinic.

May
09
Sponsored by
SeraCare

This webinar is the last in a four-part series highlighting real-world examples of how some lab directors are bringing validated next-generation sequencing-based tests to the clinic.

May
23
Sponsored by
Agilent Technologies

This webinar will discuss a target enrichment workflow for high-confidence detection of variants.