In Nature this week: studies of prostate cancer aggressiveness, and more.
The firm reported preliminary declining revenues for both the fourth quarter and full-year 2016 reporting periods.
The partners will collaborate in developing Atreca's single-cell sequencing technology to advance new cancer immunotherapies.
The single-cell analysis firm told shareholders that while the final offer from Takara is not set in stone, they're unlikely to be offered better terms.
The planned solution will enable secondary and tertiary analysis and visualization of single-cell sequence data.
Instrument sales, especially the C1 sample prep platform, drove down revenues, though consumables revenue grew 4 percent year over year.
Bio-Techne has also agreed to pay up to an additional $75 million if Advanced Cell Diagnostics achieves certain milestones.
Researchers used single-cell sequencing to uncover karyotype heterogeneity within mouse and human cancers and predicted that it might be linked to outcomes.
Researchers from the University of Michigan are beginning to use Drop-Seq to characterize human kidney cells.
As Quanterix continues to grow its business, quantifying proteins in single cells could drive its sales in the academic market, CEO Kevin Hrusovsky said.
Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine and Deloitte are looking into the use of drones to transport samples for testing.
Direct-to-consumer genetic testing firm 23andMe is laying off about 100 people.
Researchers from Northwestern University examined dust for antibiotic-resistance genes, New Scientist reports.
In Science this week: researchers present a computational method for predicting cellular differentiation state from single-cell RNA sequencing data, and more.