Better Understanding of Chemicals Used To Grease-Proof Food Packaging Needed
Chemicals used to “grease proof” everything from food packaging to carpets have built up in the environment for decades and contaminate ecosystems across the globe, and a new study is calling for a better understanding of the risks posed by these chemicals.
Myriad Genetics Publishes Depression Gene Discovery
The study is to be published in the November issue of journal Molecular Psychiatry.
MFIC Announces Shipment of Microfluidizer® Processor Production System
The system was purchased by the Korean Institute of Industrial Technology.
Flip-Flopped Chromosome Reveals a Clue to Tourette Syndrome
Researchers found SLITRK1 and the regulatory microRNA are both expressed in regions of the brain believed to be involved in TS.
Eidogen-Sertanty Announces Collaboration with KAI Pharmaceuticals
Eidogen-Sertanty will utilize the TIP™ and EVE Comparative Visualization software within its DirectDesign™ Discovery Service.
Abmaxis Achieves Milestone in Collaboration With Merck
Abmaxis will optimize an undisclosed Merck human monoclonal antibody for potential therapeutic use.
Roche and Epitomics Enter Into Monoclonal Antibody Technology Research Agreement
Agreement will help in the discovery and development of monoclonal antibodies to treat cancer and other diseases.
Rigaku Announces Reorganization
Rigaku Americas Corporation became the operating entity in charge of North America.
OriGene and Cytomyx Collaborate to Develop Biomarker Validation Technologies
Cytomyx will supply RNA samples of major cancers to OriGene.
NHGRI'S Sequencing Network Sets Its Sights On Disease Targets
NHGRI's Sequencing Network has included a portfolio of "medical sequencing" projects.
NCI Announces $35 Million in Awards
These Awards will establish 12 Cancer Nanotechnology Platform Partnerships.