Bio Roundup: Nationwide's Rise, a Surgeon's Quest, CRISPR USA & More

BIO ROUNDUP: NATIONWIDE'S RISE, A SURGEON'S QUEST, CRISPR USA & MORE

Persistence and perseverance were the themes of two of our top stories this week. First there's the story of Nationwide Children's...

Humatics, Vecna Partner to Improve Navigation of Self-Driving Robots

HUMATICS, VECNA PARTNER TO IMPROVE NAVIGATION OF SELF-DRIVING ROBOTS

Humatics, a Waltham, MA-based startup developing microlocation technology for use in robots and autonomous vehicles, has a new partnership...

 
 
 
An Ultrarare Liver Disease, PFIC2: Trinity's Story

AN ULTRARARE LIVER DISEASE, PFIC2: TRINITY'S STORY

Ultrarare genetic diseases often appear with a series of symptoms that might seem unconnected. Brooke Harrison's pregnancy had been...

 
 
 
Turning Point Prices IPO, Raising $166M to Test Cancer Drugs

TURNING POINT PRICES IPO, RAISING $166M TO TEST CANCER DRUGS

Turning Point Therapeutics raised more than $166 million in its IPO, pricing at the top of its range and putting nearly 2 million more...

 
 
 
German Shepherd Genome Project Fetches Popular Vote

GERMAN SHEPHERD GENOME PROJECT FETCHES POPULAR VOTE

Maya and her partner, Sgt. Nic Banuelos, of the UWPD K9 unit First there was Shadow, the poodle owned by gene-entrepreneur Craig Venter....

 
 
 
Cyber Madness Photos & Takeaways: Honeypots, Espionage Plots & More

CYBER MADNESS PHOTOS & TAKEAWAYS: HONEYPOTS, ESPIONAGE PLOTS & MORE

View the Slideshow There are many front lines in the battle to secure cyberspace for any given business: hackers, nation states, corporate...

 
 
 
Now Available: Low DNA Input Workflow for SMRT Sequencing

NOW AVAILABLE: LOW DNA INPUT WORKFLOW FOR SMRT SEQUENCING

We are pleased to announce the availability of our protocol for template preparation to support low DNA input for sequencing on the...

Founders' Co-op Raises $25M to Back More Pacific Northwest Startups

FOUNDERS' CO-OP RAISES $25M TO BACK MORE PACIFIC NORTHWEST STARTUPS

Founders' Co-op , a Seattle-based venture capital firm that has backed nearly 100 startups since its launch 11 years ago, has raised...

 
 
 
Propelling Innovation with the Right Mix

PROPELLING INNOVATION WITH THE RIGHT MIX

BIO represents pioneers in the world's most innovative industry. It's our job to support and advocate for our members as they pursue...

Metamoto's Jeff Blackburn on AV Testing and Why Waymo Leads the Pack

METAMOTO'S JEFF BLACKBURN ON AV TESTING AND WHY WAYMO LEADS THE PACK

In the development of self-driving cars, once a vehicle is ready for the validation stage, it's not always practical or affordable...

 
 
 
EverlyWell, Austin Maker of At-Home Lab Tests, Nets $50 Million

EVERLYWELL, AUSTIN MAKER OF AT-HOME LAB TESTS, NETS $50 MILLION

Austin -EverlyWell, an Austin-based startup developing at-home health and wellness tests for patients, announced that it has raised...

 
 
 

IDENTIFYING CENTROMERIC SATELLITES WITH DNA-BRNN

AbstractSummaryHuman alpha satellite and satellite 2/3 contribute to several percent of the human genome. However, identifying these...

LINKAGE IS A DRAG: FIRST WHEAT GENE TO RAPIDLY CONVERT DEFECTIVE TRAITS FOR NEW

When it comes to breeding better wheat varieties, often, though we seek to introduce desirable genes that increase yield, for example;...

 
 
 

CHEMOGENETICS DEFINES RECEPTOR-MEDIATED FUNCTIONS OF SHORT CHAIN FREE FATTY ACIDS

Chemogenetics defines receptor-mediated functions of short chain free fatty acids Chemogenetics defines receptor-mediated functions...

STRUCTURE AND FUNCTIONAL RESELECTION OF THE MANGO-III FLUOROGENIC RNA APTAMER

Structure and functional reselection of the Mango-III fluorogenic RNA aptamer Structure and functional reselection of the Mango-III...