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Optical tweezers measurements of DNA conformational dynamics at the single-molecule level

The real-time observation of DNA breathing shows the ability of LUMICKS’ C-Trap to investigate DNA breathing transitions by measuring length changes down to the sub-nm level.

Dec 4, 2017

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Launching Bionano U

Discover what is missing in your gene mapping research with new Bionano U. This Bionano web product is a dynamic collection of all things happening in the Bionano Genomics universe. 

Nov 30, 2017

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Accelerate your biomedical research

"The BioFlux 200 system in combination with Lumascope 720 microscope, help our research by visualizing cell interactions and monocyte to endothelium adhesion mechanisms under shear flow.The bundled solution proves a novel and attractive experimental approach, compared to conventional static live-cell assays."

Dr Przemysław Błyszczuk, Dr Marcin Czepiel

Uniwersytet Jagielloński (Collegium Medicum), Krakow, Poland

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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Stem cell differentiation is tuned by oxygen concentration and pressure

Stem cells have vast potential for use in regenerative medicine due to their ability to differentiate into multiple cell lineages. Harnessing this potential requires techniques to culture cells under conditions that allow for robust production.

Nov 29, 2017

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ERASE-Seq: A Novel NGS statistical approach

ERASE-Seq is the first versatile platform for high-resolution detection of low-frequency DNA variants that is particularly suited to the expected allele frequencies found in liquid biopsy samples.

Nov 21, 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

Multiple hybrid de novo genome assembly of finger millet, an orphan allotetraploid crop

Progress in plant genome research is vital to understanding natural evolution and feeding the world. The size and highly repetitive nature of plant genomes make building quality reference genomes a challenge for short-read sequencing technologies.

Nov 24, 2017

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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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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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