New workflow to provide unambiguous genetic results in a single assay, alleviating the need for time-consuming and costly follow-up tests OXFORD, England — Oxford Nanopore Technologies (Oxford Nanopore) today announced the launch of a new Pharmacogenomics (PGx) Beta Program to advance personalised medicine, combining Twist Bioscience’s next generation sequencing (NGS) target enrichment technology with Oxford Nanopore’s sequencing […]

Wisconsin-based biotechnology manufacturer now sources 75% of electricity from renewable sources Madison, WI USA. — Promega Corporation today launched its annual report on how the biotechnology manufacturer is supporting sustainability, employee wellbeing and global communities. The 2024 Promega Corporate Responsibility Report contains environmental data, summaries of key initiatives and information on how the company aligns with […]

Acquisition will advance Merck’s integrated offering for viral vector manufacturing. Acquisition will advance Merck’s integrated offering for viral vector manufacturing Complements existing portfolio for development and production of novel modalities such as cell and gene therapies Novel modalities are a key growth area for Merck’s Life Science business sector DARMSTADT, GERMANY — Merck, a leading […]

Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France – Takara Bio announces the launch of PrimeCap™ T7 RNA Polymerase (low dsRNA), a mutant T7 RNA polymerase suitable for mRNA therapeutic research and development. PrimeCap T7 RNA Polymerase is a mutant T7 RNA polymerase that has been genetically engineered to maintain high-performance RNA synthesis activity while reducing dsRNA production to less than […]

The Applied Biosystems™ Axiom™ BloodGenomiX™ Array and Software provide a high-throughput solution for more precise blood matching research WALTHAM, Mass. — Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today introduced the Applied Biosystems™ Axiom™ BloodGenomiX™ Array* and Software, a first-of-its-kind solution for more precise blood genotyping in clinical research. The new array detects […]

Protein detection and bioconjugation pioneer enhances portfolio in antibody reagents while growing its commercial footprint into the UK and EU. NEWARK, Calif. — Vector Laboratories, a manufacturing partner of reagents and critical components for the development and production of life sciences tools, diagnostics, and clinical-stage biotherapeutics, today announced its intention to merge with Absolute Biotech, […]

InSphero AG is pleased to announce its exclusive commercialization of TrueCardium® Cardiac Organoid Platform in partnership with Genome Biologics. Zürich, Switzerland and Frankfurt, Germany — In a significant expansion of its industry-leading portfolio, InSphero AG is pleased to announce its exclusive commercialization partnership with Genome Biologics, based in Frankfurt, Germany. This partnership will grant InSphero […]

Donation will assist in the development of antisense oligonucleotide (ASO) medicines to nano-rare disease patients worldwide Third consecutive annual donation, now totaling around $1.4 million Cytiva has donated approximately $700,000 worth of products and financial support to the n-Lorem Foundation. This is Cytiva’s third year of providing support to the foundation whose mission is to […]

Glasgow, UK & Kaunas, Lithuania – REPROCELL, a leading player in the field of drug discovery, is thrilled to announce its strategic partnership with Nova Natura UAB, a prominent distributor specializing in laboratory instruments, reagents, and consumables across Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. The partnership aims to distribute REPROCELL group’s products and services through the Baltic states to […]

Collaboration expands Aldevron’s capabilities in mRNA lipid nanoparticle encapsulation FARGO, N.D. and VANCOUVER, B.C. — Aldevron, a leading global manufacturer of DNA, RNA, and proteins used in cell and gene therapies and vaccine development, today announced it has entered a strategic partnership with Acuitas Therapeutics, Inc., a private biotechnology company specializing in the development of delivery […]