YouTube Facebook LinkedIn Google+ Twitter Xingrss  
  • Platinum Genome
  • Emerald
  • Pathogenic Promo
  • NYGC_Bloom
  • Meet Build 38
  • Organs on Chips
July News and Product Briefs
TODAY | Bio-IT World | News and product releases from around the industry, including new research initiatives in autism, lung cancer, malaria, and Phelan-McDermid Syndrome, and a new device for isolating circulating tumor cells. more

Pad Pipetter Eases Tedious Lab Work
| Bio-IT World News Brief | The Yaniv Erlich lab at MIT's Whitehead Institute, famous for its pioneering work in "genome hacking," has released an app to help lab technicians with complex pipetting procedures. more

Cambridge-Based Emulate Plans to Jumpstart Organ-on-a-Chip Market
| Bio-IT World | Emulate is not the first company to test the drug industry’s readiness for organs-on-chips, but after five years incubating at Harvard’s Wyss Institute, it’s entering the field with big industry partners, a plug-and-play product suite, and a toehold at the FDA. more

23andMe Gets $1.4m from NIH, Publishes Parkinson's Research
| Bio-IT World | 23andMe announced this morning a two-year grant of almost $1.4 million from the National Institutes of Health to expand development of the company’s database and research engine, and its participation in a large-scale GWAS study of Parkinson's disease. more

Cloud Weakness Exploited to Launch DDoS Attacks
| Computerworld | Attackers can target Amazon EC2 instances by exploiting a vulnerability in distributed search engine software, Computerworld is reporting. Researchers have found new variants of a Trojan program for Linux that launches denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks running on EC2 instances. more

Testing an Accelerated Path for Biosimilars
| Bio-IT World News Brief | For the first time, the FDA has accepted an application for a generic version of a biologic drug under the new regulatory pathway established by the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2010. more

Cypher Genomics Signs Deal with Illumina, Expands Executive Team
| Bio-IT World News Brief | Cypher Genomics yesterday announced a sales deal with Illumina and added a host of new players to executive board positions. more

With $650 Million Gift, Psychiatric Disorders Once Again in Limelight at the Broad
| Bio-IT World | Ted Stanley, the philanthropist whose 2007 gift of $100 million formed the basis of the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research at the Broad Institute, has pledged an additional $650 million to the center. more

Outlook for Hepatitis Patients Set to Improve with Development of Accessible Treatments
| PHILADELPHIA, PA, UNITED STATES - Jul 28, 2014 - The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today released a new study in recognition of World Hepatitis Day on Life Sciences Connect, a blog exploring the latest news and trends in Life Sciences and updates on the drug pipeline  identifying  multiple treatments in development that may serve as potential alternatives to Gilead’s Sovaldi, currently priced in the United States at $84,000 for 12 weeks of treatment - $1000 per pill more

Avere Selected by Inova for Access to the Worlds Largest Genome Sequence Database
| PITTSBURGH, PA - Jul 30, 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for the hybrid cloud, today announced that the Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) has chosen Avere for access to the world’s largest, centralized repository of whole genome sequence data more

Dotmatics announces North American Expansion to be led by Rusty Irving
| BISHOP'S STORTFORD, UK - Jul 30, 2014 - ~~Dotmatics, a leading provider of scientific informatics solutions and services, is pleased to announce Rusty Irving as the Head of North American Operations more

MolecularHealth Expands U.S. Sales Team with Three Strategic New Hires
| THE WOODLANDS, TX, UNITED STATES - Jul 29, 2014 - In response to the company’s recent growth, MolecularHealth announced today the hiring of three new members of its U more

Radius Global Market Research Promotes Kathleen Relias to Senior Vice President
| NEW YORK, NY - Jul 29, 2014 - Radius Global Market Research (Radius GMR), a leading global market research firm, has promoted Kathleen Relias to Senior Vice President more

New Product introduction: myGelTM Electrophoresis System and EZ PackTM Agarose Tablets
| SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Jul 29, 2014 - An electrophoresis system for nucleic acid separation has recently been introduced by Benchmark’s Accuris Instruments division more

Taking on Tomorrow to Feature “Innovation Tank” Pitch Opportunity for Aspiring Pediatric Health Care Entrepreneurs
| BOSTON, MA - Jul 29, 2014 - Boston Children's Hospital's Global Pediatric Summit + Awards, Taking on Tomorrow (#PedInno14), will feature an "Innovation Tank" - a forum designed to give pediatric health care innovators an opportunity to pitch their business or product solution to a panel of acclaimed judges for consideration of funding and feedback on how to accelerate the innovation and bring it to market more

Rho Named a Best Place to Work by Triangle Business Journal for the Third Year in a Row
| CHAPEL HILL, NC, UNITED STATES - Jul 24, 2014 - For Immediate release Rho Named a Best Place to Work byTriangle Business Journal for the Third Year in a RowCRO recognized for its company culture and flexible environmentChapel Hill, N more

Miyachi Unitek Introduces DC29 Linear DC Micro Welder
| MONROVIA, CA - Jul 23, 2014 - Miyachi Unitek Corporation, a leading manufacturer of welding equipment and systems, introduces the new DC29 linear DC micro welder, which offers precision control for small resistance welding applications more

Dotmatics announce speaker line-up for User Group Meeting 2014
| BISHOP'S STORTFORD, UK - Jul 23, 2014 - ~~Dotmatics, a leading provider of informatics solutions to the pharma, biotech, chemical, agrochemical and academic industries, has released the agenda for their annual User Group Meeting more


US Personalized Cancer Genome Sequencing Market Outlook 2018ARC logo 

The report analyzes the competitive landscape of the market by properly analyzing the business, services and activities of the companies such as Illumina, Complete Genomics, and Ambry Genetics. It also provides the competitive benchmarking, taking into account key information such as market value, revenues, risk score etc., along with the strengths and weaknesses of each player. Overall, the report is a complete source of knowledge and statistics for clients who want to get an in-depth understanding of the market.

Read More | Order Today 

This report is available through Insight Pharma Reports Affiliated Reports Collection. 



Upcoming Industry Events and Webinars

 Upcoming Webinars  

Data Integration in Life Science – Are You Ready? |
Thu, May 1 at 1 pm EST | Sponsored by YarcData  

Ready...Set...Collaborate--Saving Millions with Faster Time to Market |
Thu, May 15 at 11 am EST | Sponsored by Exostar 

Redefining Targeted Sequencing: Complete Coverage of Targeted Regions via an Innovative Massively-Parallel Singleplex PCR Enrichment |

Wed, May 28 at 1 pm EST | Sponsored by Wafergen

Genome-Phenome Analysis |
Wed, June 25 at 1 pm EST  | Sponsored by SimulConsult

Recorded Webinars 

How TGen is Applying High Performance Computing to Accelerate Cancer Research 
Sponsored by Terascala

An Integrated Platform for All Translational Medicine Data: Using Visual Analytics and Tibco Spotfire to Enhance Personalized Medicine and Translational Science  
Sponsored by PerkinElmer 

Trends in BioIT Data Management & Storage 
Sponsored by Avere Systems 

Big Bioinformatics and Healthcare Analytics without Big Hassles 
Sponsored by Paradigm4

Manage Complexity by Visual Data Exploration 
Sponsored by Qlucore

Digital Signatures in the Enterprise
Sponsored by ARX 

Complete Webinar Listing 


Upcoming Events 

Bio-IT World Conference & Expo
April 29- May 1, 2014 • Boston, MA

BIOtech 2014 in Japan
May 14-16, 2014  • Tokyo, Japan

2nd Annual Next Generation Sequencing Data Congress
May 19-20, 2014 • London, UK

14th Annual Structure-Based Drug Design
May 21-22, 2014 • Boston, MA

15th Annual Drug Discovery Leaders Summit 2014
June 2-3, 2014 • Geneva, Switzerland

6th Annual Drug Development Congress 2014
June 2-3, 2014 • Geneva, Switzerland

2nd Annual Discovery Chemistry & Drug Design Congress 2014
June 2-3, 2014 • Geneva, Switzerland

Conference on Translational Medicine
September 22-25, 2014 • Vienna, Austria

4th Annual Next Generation Sequencing Asia Congress 2014
October 7-8, 2014 • Singapore

2nd Annual Single Cell Genomics & Transcriptomics Asia Congress 2014
October 7-8, 2014 • Singapore

6th Annual Next Generation Sequencing Congress 2014
November 2014 • UK


Complete Event Listing 

Free Downloads: Whitepapers, Podcasts and More

High Performance Cluster Computing Survey
Tessella logo
Target Analytics Maturity to Beat the Big Data Backlash
New Medidata logo
Why Monitoring Is More Than Just SDV
Avere logo
Taking NAS to the Cloud
Leveraging Cloud Storage for Data Deluge in the Sciences

Big Science, Biomedicine, & Cyberinfrastructure
EMC Isilon
Bio-IT World Surveys
2014 Annual Life Sciences IT Survey
Bio-IT World Surveys
Next-Generation Sequencing Survey
Bio-IT World Surveys
2013 Annual Life Sciences IT Survey


Executive Director
Center for Computation and Visualization
Brown University
Providence, RI
Read More

Innovation Fellows Program Director
Medical Devices Center
University of Minnesota
Twin Cities
Send resume and contact information to:
Read More

Biomarker Workflow/Bioinformatics Analyst
F. Hoffmann - La Roche AG
Read More

Bio Informaticians/Bio Statisticians Engineers
Bio Informatic Center
Institut Pasteur
Paris - France
Send resume and contact information to:
Read More

OneSource Science and Lab IT Services Manager
Lab IT
West Coast
Read More

More Life Science Jobs | Add a Job Listing

Related Products

Ask us how to get your video placed 
Contact Terry Manning at
(781) 972 - 1349
Bio-IT World - Stay Informed. Remain Competitive.  How do You Stay Informed? 

Accelerate Translational Bioinformatics

December 11, 2013 at 1 pm EST | Register today to reserve your space Sponsored by     Description     Researchers and analysts just want to do fast, interactive exploratory analytics—without regard for the size, heterogeneity, or complexity of the

For reprints and/or copyright permission, please contact  Terry Manning, 781.972.1349 ,