New multi-analyte array for the detection of antimicrobials in honey

Randox Food Diagnostics have developed the new Antimicrobial Array IV to detect multiple antimicrobial compounds in a single honey sample on...

Artificial organ research could be key to development of novel drugs

Organs, both artificial and natural, hold the key to predicting and understanding how novel drugs will react in the body. Sean Ottewell investigates.

What's new in assay technology?

The latest assay technologies are designed for speed, reliability and accuracy. Sean Ottewell highlights the best new entrants to the market

Recombinant Wnt3a introduced

High stability recombinant Wnt3a for organoid culture

Insight into our 50-plus lifespan still evolving, genetic study shows

The scientific reasons why people live beyond the age of 50 are more complex than thought, according to a new genetic study

Canine carrier screening

Rainin TerraRacks help screening service put the focus on canine genetics

Cas9 enzyme variant

Reduces off-target effects in CRISPR genome editing without compromising on-target activity

Genetic testing can pick out men at increased risk of testicular cancer

Scientists studied the DNA of 30,000 men and identified 19 new genetic changes associated with the disease

Robust multiplexing

Improved library preparation multiplexing and target enrichment solutions for the next generation sequencing market

Inherited genes may cause more cancer than previously thought

Scientists looked at neuroendocrine tumours, specifically those which are found in the pancreas

Immune system genes linked to most common type of leukaemia

Gene discovery could lead to new targeted treatments and boost immunotherapy

Detecting clinically relevant variants

UK 100,000 Genomes Project is a UK large-scale genomic project aiming to sequence and analyse the genetic information of NHS patients affected by cancers or rare diseases

Genetic ‘extinction’ technology rejected

Controversial new synthetic biology technology intended to deliberately cause targeted species to become extinct

Efficient DNA extraction from plant tissue

Flexible protocols can be adjusted to optimise your specific plant extraction protocol requirements

Efficient DNA extraction from plant tissue

Flexible protocols can be adjusted to optimise your specific plant extraction protocol requirements

Why duplicate genes are conserved in the genome

Confer ‘mutational robustness’ in individuals, which allows them to adapt to novel, potentially dangerous environments

Study shows diverse molecular mechanisms underlying evolution

Reservoir of mutations enabled cichlid fish to adapt to varied environments; results shed light on mechanisms of vertebrate evolution

Genomics technologies for targeted epigenomic analysis

Collaboration brings together genomics expertise and infrastructure atGarvan Institute and the products for target enrichment from Roche NimbleGen

Partnership for population wide genomic analysis

Population wide analysis is crucial if the potential of whole genome sequencing for medical application in patients with complex diseases is to be realised

New magnetic technology launched

Technology for bioseparations and studies of biomolecular interactions




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