POSTS TAGGED AS polymerase chain reaction

KOD1 Polymerase for Higher Fidelity PCR

September 28, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Reaching Greater PCR Speeds, Specificity, and Fidelity
“KOD is a recombinant DNA polymerase based on the endogenous KOD1 polymerase found in [MORE]

A Tribute to Tom Brock

July 6, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Thomas D. Brock
Microbiologist Thomas Brock has died at age 94.  During a field trip to Yellowstone National Park, Brock overheard [MORE]

Hand Held PCR Device

June 15, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

MYRTA – handheld device for PCR
Lincoln, Nebraska “Materials and Machines Corporation (MatMaCorp) has introduced its new handheld device MY Real-Time [MORE]

Digital PCR Diagnosis of Cancer

June 8, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers  Mikheikin, Reed, Koeblye developed cheaper system  for DNA sequencing
“More accurate but less-costly cancer diagnostics are the Holy Grail of [MORE]

“Adaptive PCR”

March 20, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Adaptive PCR
Biomedical engineers at Vanderbilt University have devised a handheld PCR machine that uses “left-handed” DNA (i.e. the Z form) [MORE]

POC Device for Hospital Acquired Infections

June 14, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

PAD Device
In proof-of-principle research, bioengineers at Massachusetts General Hospital have developed a point-of-care device that can interface with a table [MORE]

Photonic PCR

November 3, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Quoting directly: “UC Berkeley bioengineers have developed a technology that can make millions of copies of a single gene in [MORE]

Automated Molecular Test for Antibiotic-Resistance in Germ Genes

November 29, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Recently, IntilligentMDx (Cambridge, MA) announced its test for vancomycin-resistant pathogens to be used with Abbott’s automated m2000 real-time PCR [MORE]

Microbial Microarray Device

November 23, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Gene Disc System
Pall Corporation (Port Washington, NY) recently introduced its quantitative PCR platform called “Gene Disc.”  Instead of taking [MORE]

More Microfluidics for DNA Sequencing

September 7, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

RainDance Microfluidics
RainDance, Inc.is in a storied location to start a revolution: Lexington, MA.  The company is developing picoliter droplet-based [MORE]