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Legal Tussle Delays Launch of Huge Toxicity Database
TODAY | Nature News | Toxicologists at Johns Hopkins have charted the health risks of nearly 10,000 chemicals to help predict the toxicity of untested substances. more

10X Genomics Reveals Upgraded Platform with New Features for Single-Cell RNA Sequencing
TODAY | Bio-IT World | 10X Genomics, whose GemCode platform allows for much better structural variant resolution and haplotype phasing during short-read sequencing experiments, has released a new system, Chromium, that builds on the efficiency of GemCode and can label RNA molecules from individual cells. more

VeriStor Integrates SwiftStack Object Storage
| Bio-IT World Brief | VeriStor is integrating SwiftStack’s object storage into its enterprise cloud services portfolio, the companies announced this week. more

AbbVie Invests in Synthetic Microbes for Treatment of Intestinal Disorders
| Bio-IT World | This morning, AbbVie announced a partnership with Synlogic of Cambridge, Mass., to target inflammatory bowel disease with a strain of genetically engineered microbes that can sense and respond to symptoms as they occur. more

Fidelity, Biogen, Sanofi Join $45M Bet on Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Startup
| Forbes | The drug industry is pouring billions into R&D against Alzheimer's disease. Yet many people in the business will tell you not nearly enough is known about the underlying biology. more

Sure Genomics Wants to Sell Private Genetic Profiles for $2500
| The Verge | Sure Genomics, a startup based in Utah, launched a whole genome testing service today, but its plan to report a host of important health results is really testing the FDA. more

The Search for Schizophrenia Genes
| Slate | Larger and larger genetic studies are finding smaller and smaller effect sizes. What does this mean for drug development, clinical practice, and our view of mental illness? more

New Type of CRISPR Screen Probes the Regulatory Genome
| Bio-IT World | Scientists at MIT and Brigham and Women's Hospital have invented a "multiplexed editing regulatory assay" (MERA) to test large swathes of the genome in parallel for regulatory elements that can turn gene activity on and off over the course of a cell's development. more

Debugging Science Experiments at Elemental Machines
| Xconomy | A Cambridge startup is trying to remove extraneous variables from experiments with a "smart lab" that can better control for simple factors like temperature and humidity. more

Cenduit Launches New Professional Services Division to Provide Seamless User Experience
TODAY | RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, UNITED STATES - Feb 11, 2016 - Cenduit Launches New Professional Services Division to Provide Seamless User ExperienceDivision provides total solution for smoother, more efficient trialsResearch Triangle Park, NC - February 11, 2016 -Cenduit, a joint venture between Quintiles and Thermo Fisher Scientific, today announced the launch of its new Professional Services Division more

BioPharm Clinical and SiteSurvey to Unveil New Features at SCOPE
| BOSTON, MA, UNITED STATES - Feb 10, 2016 - Infinata today announced two of its products, BioPharm Clinical and SiteSurvey, will be participating at the annual SCOPE Summit for Clinical Ops Executives more

Vicki Losick, Ph.D., Joins Faculty at MDI Biological Laboratory
| SALISBURY COVE, ME - Feb 9, 2016 - The MDI Biological Laboratory has announced that Vicki Losick, Ph.D., has joined the faculty as assistant professor more

PRESS RELEASE :: Aridhia co-founder honoured at Life Sciences Awards
| EDINBURGH, UNITED KINGDOM - Feb 5, 2016 - Dr David Sibbald OBE, co-founder and Chairman of Edinburgh informatics company, Aridhia, was awarded an ‘Outstanding Contribution Award’ at the Scottish Enterprise Life Sciences Awards held at the National Museum of Scotland last night more

KCR Date Forecaster Available Now for Android
| BERLIN, GERMANY - Feb 4, 2016 - The KCR Date Forecaster, a mobile application developed by Contract Research Organization (CRO) KCR, has been made available for Android more

Scientists Discover How Plants Tailor Growth to the Seasons
| ST. LOUIS, MO, UNITED STATES - Feb 3, 2016 - Dmitri A. Nusinow, Ph.D., assistant member at the Danforth Plant Science Center and researchers in his lab studying plants’ circadian clock have discovered a gene that allows plants to remember daylight during the long nights of winter, helping them tailor their growth appropriately to the seasons more

Certara Expands Its Quantitative Systems Pharmacology Group; Appoints Professor Andrzej Kierzek as Head of Systems Modeling
| PRINCETON, NJ - Feb 3, 2016 - Certara®, the global biosimulation technology-enabled drug development company, today announced that it has appointed Andrzej Kierzek, PhD, as head of systems modeling in its Simcyp® Quantitative Systems Pharmacology (QSP) Group more

CloudLIMS is awarded the Bronze for the Most Customer Friendly Company of the Year at the Fifth Annual Best in Biz Awards 2015
| WILMINGTON, DE, UNITED STATES - Feb 3, 2016 - Wilmington, Delaware – February 03, 2016, CloudLIMS proudly announces that it is the bronze winner in the Most Customer Friendly Company of the Year category at the 5th Annual Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts more

Labware services expansion delivers more for customers worldwide
| ST PAUL, MN - Feb 2, 2016 - Labware services expansion delivers more to Computype customers worldwide
Building on the popularity of its long established READY Labware pre-labeled labware services to the North American and Western European markets, Computype has recently expanded the offering in terms of technology, capability, and geography more

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