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DNA reading device
2014-11-25 03:00:40

A team of scientists from Arizona State University’s Biodesign Institute and IBM’s T.J. Watson Research Center have developed a prototype DNA reader that could make whole genome profiling an everyday practice in medicine.

stem cell research
2014-11-25 03:00:19

Understanding the self-replication mechanisms is critical for improving stem cell therapies for blood-related diseases and cancers.

2014-11-25 08:30:16

Dr. Daniel M. Takefman brings 15 years of FDA experience to leading gene therapy company PHILADELPHIA, Nov.

2014-11-25 08:29:38

MONROVIA, Calif., Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xencor, Inc.

2014-11-25 04:20:23

DALLAS, November 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Synthetic Biology Market by Tool (XNA, Chassis, Oligos, Enzymes, Cloning kits), Technology (Bioinformatics,

2014-11-24 23:07:16

New board appointments extend CHI network and bring new industry expertise in digital health and reimbursement policies LA JOLLA, Calif.

2014-11-24 23:02:51

Patient recovery time boosted by use of less-invasive water-assisted device for harvesting of adipose-derived (fat-derived) adult stem cells Freeport, Grand

2014-11-24 12:26:29

As Prescribing Constraints for Costly Brands Increase, Companion Diagnostic Tests Will Help Novel Agents Secure Market Access, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON,

2014-11-24 08:28:58

DALLAS and NEW YORK, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that FINRA has approved a change of Company's stock ticker symbol.

2014-11-24 08:28:24

TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - SQI Diagnostics Inc.


Latest biotechnology Reference Libraries

GloFish
2013-10-03 10:12:03

The GloFish is a patented and trademarked brand of genetically modified fluorescent fish. Various GloFish are currently on the market. Zebrafish were the first GloFish that were available within pet stores and are now sold in bright green, red, orange-yellow, blue, and purple fluorescent colors. Recently, Electric Green, Sunburst Orange, and Moonrise Pink colored tetra (Gymnocorymbus ternetzi) and Electric Green tiger barb (Puntius tetrazona) have been incorporated to the lineup. Although not...

Flavr Savr
2013-10-03 09:43:32

Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...

Knockout Mouse
2013-10-02 11:52:01

A Knockout Mouse is a genetically engineered mouse in which researchers have inactivated, or “knocked out,” an existing gene by replacing it or disrupting it with an artificial piece of DNA. The loss of gene activity frequently causes changes in a mouse’s phenotype, which includes appearance, behavior, or other apparent and biochemical characteristics. Knockout mice are significant animal models for studying the role of genes which have been sequenced but whose functions haven’t...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry
2012-06-04 19:33:04

Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry is a peer-reviewed academic journal established in 1979 under the title Journal of Applied Biochemistry and published by Academic Press. It assumed its present title in 1986 and publication was taken over by Portland Press in 1993. It is now published bimonthly by Wiley-Blackwell (since 2011). It is the official journal of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. The journal publishes scholarly Articles and Reviews relating to...

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