deCODE biostructures Initiates Research Collaboration with Genus Onocology
News Jun 22, 2007
deCODE biostructures, Inc. has announced the signing of a collaborative research agreement with Genus Oncology, LLC.
Under the agreement, deCODE will conduct gene to structure research on protein targets for Genus Oncology. The research and milestone-based collaboration provides Genus Oncology with access to deCODE’s expertise in de novo protein crystal structure determination, from the engineering of synthetic genes to the determination of high resolution crystal structures.
China is poised to introduce a new regulation on gene editing in humans. A draft of the country’s new civil code lists human genes and embryos in a section on personality rights to be protected. Experiments on genes in adults or embryos that endanger human health or violate ethical norms can accordingly be seen as a violation of a person’s fundamental rights.READ MORE