Base editors – a powerful new tool for genetic engineering Introduction Gene editing has featured prominently in the news recently, with studies published in Nature and Science describing the advancement of sophisticated gene editing tools known as base editors. While the article in Nature details further development on the powerful CRISPR technology for editing DNA, [...]
Cambridge researcher receives Nobel Prize for the development of cryo-EM The Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden, and is bestowed in recognition of academic, cultural or scientific advances. It is categorised into physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, economic sciences and peace, with each Nobel Prize consisting [...]
Life Technologies Corporation has launched the TaqMan® hPSC Scorecard™ Panel, a first-of-its-kind characterization assay that establishes a standardized benchmark against which researchers can evaluate pluripotency and trilineage differentiation potential in human embryonic (ES) and induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cell lines.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., has reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 29, 2013.Second Quarter 2013 HighlightsAdjusted earnings per share (EPS) grew 8% to a second quarter record of $1.32Revenue increased 4% to $3.24 billion, a second quarter recordAdjusted operating margin expanded 30 basis points to 19.3%Reinforced innovation leadership at ASMS with [...]