Navigation Links
SmartGene, Inc. Enters Collaboration with Virco Lab, Inc. to Enhance HIV Genotyping and Resistance Interpretation Services in US
Date:4/20/2009

RALEIGH, N.C., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartGene, Inc., a provider of novel services for the management and analysis of genetic data, today announced a marketing and distribution collaboration with Virco Lab, Inc., to help US laboratories manage, analyze, and derive maximum benefit from their HIV sequences. Virco will market SmartGene, Inc.'s secure, Web-based service module, SmartGene(R) HIV, which is a unique, integrated, data management solution encompassing various interpretation algorithms, multiple genetic targets and cumulative resistance reporting.

The SmartGene HIV platform will allow laboratories using both SmartGene, Inc. and Virco services to send an order for interpretation of sequence data by Virco directly out of the SmartGene HIV module and then store the resulting virco(R)TYPE HIV-1 resistance reports within their SmartGene database.

"HIV clinicians and laboratorians understand the importance of longitudinal data to resistance assessment; they value the insight gained from reinterpreting sequences with updated algorithms and comparing results derived from different algorithms; they are interested in analyzing new genetic targets, such as Integrase and Envelope. SmartGene HIV exquisitely meets these needs," said David Ellis, President of SmartGene, Inc. "We have made excellent progress introducing our modules supporting bacterial and fungal identification by sequence analysis. As we expand the deployment of our services for virology in the US, we are delighted to enter this collaboration with Virco, a long-standing market leader for resistance testing and interpretation in the HIV field."

About SmartGene, Inc.

SmartGene, Inc. is the North American subsidiary of SmartGene GmbH, a privately-held company based in Zug, Switzerland, which provides its services worldwide. SmartGene provides web-based suites of functionality to facilitate sequence-based analysis fo
'/>"/>

SOURCE SmartGene, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Cepheid Enters Into Five-Year Agreement With Northrop Grumman for the Purchase of Anthrax Test Cartridges for Use in United States Postal Service Biohazard Detection Systems
2. Human Pheromone Sciences Enters Into Agreement to Reposition and Promote its Natural Attraction(R) Brand
3. Isis Enters Broad Collaboration With Ortho-McNeil, Inc. for the Discovery, Development and Commercialization of Antisense Drugs to Treat Metabolic Diseases
4. Carrington Subsidiary DelSite Biotechnologies Enters into Technology Evaluation Rights License Agreement for Transdermal Delivery of Vaccines
5. Cepheid Enters Agreement To Exclusively License HPV Portfolio Developed by Quantovir AB
6. GeneGo Enters Multi-Year Agreement With Bristol Myers Squibb for Access to GeneGo Software Suite and Databases
7. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Enters into Licensing Agreement with Japan Tobacco and Torii Pharmaceutical for Development and Commercialization of Hyperphosphatemia Drug in Japan
8. NexGenix Pharmaceuticals Enters into Exclusive World-wide License to Develop Novel Hsp90 Inhibitors
9. Elbit Medical Imaging Ltd. Announces that Plaza Centers Has Entered into a Joint Venture Partnership to Develop Residential and Office Projects in Romania
10. Sangui Partnership Enters a New Phase:
11. Nastech Enters Into Feasibility Study to Develop a Non-Injectable Dosage Form of Factor IX to Control Bleeding
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/30/2015)... , March 30, 2015  Multiple new research abstracts ... several important health factors. From their impact on colon ... positive effect on both gut health and vascular health, ... detail our latest understanding of walnuts, inner workings. Running ... , this annual meeting attracts an international audience ...
(Date:3/30/2015)... US-Australian drug discovery company, Novogen Ltd, (ASX:NRT; ... and Yale University, on March 27 released pre-clinical data ... as an oral presentation by Professor Gil Mor ... 62 nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society ... In both in vitro and ...
(Date:3/30/2015)... 30, 2015  Spherix Incorporated (Nasdaq: SPEX ... fostering and monetization of intellectual property, today provided ... 3:13-cv-03494-M and  Spherix v. Uniden , Case No. ... for the Northern District of Texas ... v. Verizon, Case No. 1:14-cv-00721-GBL-TCB, in the ...
(Date:3/30/2015)... 2015 Richmond Pharmacology nimmt ... Pharmacology ist das erste Zentrum weltweit, das in ... Hospital in London in ... Studienversuche an einem Patienten begonnen hat. Das Therapeutikum ... entwickelt (ATTR), einer seltenen Herz- und Nervenkrankheit. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:New Findings Support the Benefits of Eating Walnuts on Overall Health 2New Findings Support the Benefits of Eating Walnuts on Overall Health 3New Findings Support the Benefits of Eating Walnuts on Overall Health 4Yale University and Novogen Release Data on Cantrixil Mode of Action 2Yale University and Novogen Release Data on Cantrixil Mode of Action 3Yale University and Novogen Release Data on Cantrixil Mode of Action 4Spherix Provides Update on Litigation vs. VTech, Uniden and Verizon 2Spherix Provides Update on Litigation vs. VTech, Uniden and Verizon 3
... Kosan Biosciences,Incorporated (Nasdaq: KOSN ) announced ... President and CEO, will present at the BIO ... on Thursday, October 11, 2007 at,11:30 a.m. Pacific ... be accessed,through, http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=KOSN&item_id=16576 ,63. Interested parties may ...
... Coherent, Inc.,(Nasdaq: COHR ) today announced that, ... NASDAQ Staff Determination letter indicating that,the Company is not ... in Marketplace Rules 4350(e) and 4350(g) due to,its failure ... fiscal,year ended September 30, 2007. The notice stated that ...
... for Chemistry and Automation as well as Immunoassay ... ... Siemens Medical Solutions,Diagnostics, (http://www.siemens.com/diagnostics ), announced today ... (http://www.medassets.com ), a,Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) and supply ...
Cached Biology Technology:Kosan Biosciences to Present at the Biotechnology Industry Organization Investor Forum 2Coherent, Inc. Receives Expected Letter from NASDAQ 2MedAssets Supply Chain Systems Selects Siemens Medical Solutions Diagnostics for Chemistry, Automation and Immunoassay Solutions 2MedAssets Supply Chain Systems Selects Siemens Medical Solutions Diagnostics for Chemistry, Automation and Immunoassay Solutions 3
(Date:3/23/2015)... 2015  In the 2014 fiscal year, irs.gov recorded ... This figure accounts for a fraction of the estimated ... Report, exceeds $11 billion globally. The polygraph has traditionally ... has occurred. Investor Mark Saint Juste along ... Paolella partnered to administer the test in a ...
(Date:3/20/2015)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rswjb4/hand_geometry ) has announced ... Business Report" report to their offering. This ... Thousands. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, ... Europe , Asia-Pacific , ... Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the ...
(Date:3/19/2015)... OXFORD, Conn. , March 19, 2015  NXT-ID, Inc. ... biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, ... featured in a news clip that aired this week on ... http://www.myfoxdc.com/ ) . In a segment "The Next ... smart wallet ,a new way to pay, and ,a really ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Polygraph Test Now Used to Protect Investors From Fraud 2Polygraph Test Now Used to Protect Investors From Fraud 3Hand Geometry - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: An Essential Security Component for both Government & Enterprise Sector 2Hand Geometry - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: An Essential Security Component for both Government & Enterprise Sector 3Hand Geometry - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: An Essential Security Component for both Government & Enterprise Sector 4NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Featured on Fox News Segment, "The Next Great Thing" 2NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Featured on Fox News Segment, "The Next Great Thing" 3
... a first, Carnegie Mellon University scientists have "programmed" cells ... deep-tissue imaging of gene expression. The results, appearing in ... for conducting preclinical studies in the emerging field of ... genes in patients. , "For 20 years it has ...
... targeted radiotherapy, on a cellular scale. Antibodies coupled to radioactive ... Provided that you can find something different on the cell ... easy as it sounds. , A new form of ... of traditional chemotherapy with fewer side effects caused tumors to ...
... Why do some males smell better than others? Scientists ... Society, Germany ?and the help of stickleback fish - ... in a study of sticklebacks, that males with body ... protein fragments (known as "peptides"). , To prove this, ...
Cached Biology News:Carnegie Mellon scientists develop tool that uses MRI to visualize gene expression in living animals 2New Treatment Rivals Chemotherapy For Lymphoma, Study Finds 2New Treatment Rivals Chemotherapy For Lymphoma, Study Finds 3Love at first smell 2
... fixed-angle microcentrifuge rotor at RCF up ... filters consist of a membrane-containing filter ... filter by centrifugation for bacteria removal, ... of cells from media and DNA ...
... GeXP Genetic Analysis System provides high-throughput, quantitative ... The systems patented priming strategy overcomes ... analysis to just a few genes at ... genes per reaction and more samples per ...
... Chemicon Detergent-OUT Kit is a simple high ... solutions. Removes detergents without significant dilution ... protein solution on the Detergent-OUT Spin column ... The Med column is suitable for removing ...
... are derived from Paraffin embedded tissue blocks, ... procedures to ensure the highest quality. Tissues ... one block, sectioned at a thickness of ... Sections are large (3-5 mm in diameter) ...
Biology Products: