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C-Trap and AFS systems mentioned in two review articles

We are proud to announce two review articles refering to LUMICKS; one highlighting the C-Trap Optical tweezers-fluorescence microscopy system and another one specifying the AFS Acoustic force spectroscopy system.

Nov 16, 2017

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Charting the dark matter of cancer genomes

Researchers like Dr. Broach, Director of the Penn State Institute for Personalized Medicine use Bionano genome mapping to move beyond short-read technology bottlenecks to better interrogate the whole genome.

Nov 6, 2017

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Accelerate your biomedical research

"We realize the power of adding Next-Generation Mapping from the Irys System to our research focused on genetic abnormalities in hematologic and lymphoid malignancies."

Dr. Eva Kriegová

Department of Immunology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic

Digital measurement for HER2 amplifcation in HER2 equivocal breast cancer diagnosis

Wang et al., in their paper have compared 2 diferent dPCR platforms and the accuracy of dPCR compared with the standard techniques. Additionally, they have examined the usefulness of dPCR to determine HER2 amplifcation in IHC 2+cases.

Sep 20, 2017

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Polymerase chain reaction: the past, present and future

PCR is now a standard tool in research. BJS Biotechnologies has created an ultra-high speed thermal cycler, known as xxpress. This can run 40 cycles of qPCR in 15 minutes or less, making it the fastest thermal cycler in the world.

Oct 31, 2017

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Development of a fast and low-cost qPCR assay for diagnosis of acute gas pharyngitis

The rapid, cheap, sensitive and specific qPCR test was developed and therefore can be used to replace both antigen detection and culture for diagnosis of acute gas pharyngitis.

Oct 19, 2017

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Accelerate your biomedical research

"C1 from Fluidigm is the optimal instrument for us to investigate the heterogeneity of stem cell populations."

Prof. Marieta Costache

University of Bucharest, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bucharest, Romania

Size selection of cDNA fragments with PippinHT

Scientists in Europe and the US studied the genetic basis for a neurodegenerative disorder in dogs by whole genome sequencing. The team used PippinHT for size-selecting cDNA fragments prior to sequencing.

Oct 24, 2017

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Next-generation mapping identifies large structural variants in plant and animal genomes

Accelarate your genome studies in plant and animal research with Bionano next-generation mapping detecting structural variants with a sensitivity and specificity far greater than NGS. 

Oct 18, 2017

Scientific paper
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Linked-read sequencing combined with optical mapping produce a high quality mammalian genome

Here, we have evaluated two technologies for assembling a de novo mammalian genome of the Hawaiian monk seal, an endangered species endemic to the Hawaiian islands, using techniques that interrogate individual long DNA molecules.

Sep 18, 2017

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