Santaris Pharma Director Appointed Adjunct Professor in RNA Biology at the University of Aalborg, Denmark
COPENHAGEN, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Santaris Pharma and Copenhagen
Institute of Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark, announced today that
Director of microRNA, Santaris Pharma, Sakari Kauppinen, has been appointed
Adjunct Professor in RNA
Biology at Copenhagen Institute of Technology. The
MIT reels in RNA surprise with microbial ocean catch
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--An ingenious new method of obtaining marine microbe samples while preserving the microbes' natural gene expression has yielded an unexpected boon: the presence of many varieties of small RNAs snippets of RNA
that act as switches to regulate gene expression in these single-celled...
Santaris Pharma Delivers Six LNA-Based RNA Inhibitors to Enzon Pharmaceuticals Ahead of Schedule
COPENHAGEN, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- As a testimony to the strength of
Santaris Pharma's efficient Drug Discovery Engine, the Company announced
today the completion of the delivery of six cancer target drug candidates to
their collaboration partner Enzon Pharmaceuticals. All six drug candidate...
LNA-Based RNA oligonucleotides Potently Inhibit Cancer microRNAs
COPENHAGEN, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Santaris Pharma announced today
promising findings on the in vitro and in vivo activity of microRNA-targeted
therapeutics against cancer developed on the basis of its proprietary Locked
Nucleic Acid (LNA) Drug Platform. In both in vitro and in vivo models
Nobel Laureates to Speak at Keystone Symposia RNA Silencing Conference
SILVERTHORNE, Colo., April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology will convene its conference on "The Biology of RNA
Silencing" on April 25, 2009 at the Fairmont Empress Victoria in Victoria, British Columbia. This will be an opportunity to hear two Nobel...
Researchers develop new way to see single RNA molecules inside living cells
Biomedical engineers have developed a new type of probe that allows them to visualize single ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecules within live cells more easily than existing methods. The tool will help scientists learn more about how RNA
operates within living cells.
Techniques scientists currently...
VIRxSYS Publishes New Study on RNA Therapy
therapy reversed hemophilia in mice
GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- VIRxSYS Corporation announced today the publication of a new research article, " Trans -splicing into Highly Abundant Albumin Transcripts for Production of Therapeutic Proteins In Vivo," in the journal...
Intradigm Receives Notice of Allowance for Key RNA Interference (RNAi) Patent Covering Potent siRNA Sequence
Issuance Will Give Company Patents in Each of the Three Critical Areas of RNAi Therapeutic Development
PALO ALTO, Calif., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Intradigm Corporation, a leading developer of targeted, systemic RNA
interference (RNAi) therapeutics, today announced that the United States Pate...
Sigma-Aldrich Releases WTA2, a Transplex Whole Transcriptome Amplification Technology for Degraded RNA Samples
WTA2 Kits Offer Rapid, Robust Amplification of Partially Degraded RNA
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq:
SIAL) today announced the launch of its TransPlex(R) Whole Transcriptome
Amplification (WTA2) technology ( http://www.sigma.com/wta ). TransPlex
Norgen Biotek Corp. Launches Four New Kits for the Purification of RNA and DNA from Plants and Fungi
THOROLD, ON, July 18 /PRNewswire/ - Norgen Biotek Corp., an innovative
Canadian biotechnology company focusing primarily on advancing powerful
tools for RNA, DNA and protein purifications, today announced the expansion
of its product offerings by launching four new kits geared towards the
Intradigm Licenses Key Next Generation RNA Interference (RNAi) Intellectual Property From University of Massachusetts Medical School
Company Continues to Fortify Position in Emerging RNAi Industry through
Addition of Important and Novel Small Interfering RNA
(siRNA) Structural IP
PALO ALTO, Calif., April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Intradigm Corporation,
a leading developer of targeted, systemic RNA
Biomatrica's RNAstable(TM) Stabilizes RNA at Room Temperature
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Biomatrica, the biostability company
that offers innovative technologies for stabilizing biological samples at
room temperature, has introduced RNAstable(TM) for preserving RNA
temperature, eliminating the need for cold storage and shipping.
Alfacell to Host Webinar on RNA Interference-Like Mechanics of RNase Therapeutics on Nov. 29
Presenters will Include World-Renowned RNase and RNA
SOMERSET, N.J., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The RNA
like mechanics of ribonuclease (RNase) therapeutics will be the focus of
scientific presentations in a Nov. 29 Webinar hosted by Alfacell
Sigma-Aldrich and the Universite de Montreal Establish Collaboration for RNA Interference Studies
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq:
SIAL) announced today that it has entered into a collaboration with the
Institute of Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) of the Universite de
Montreal. This collaboration, made possible through grants from Genome
Team demos safety of RNA therapy
CAMBRIDGE, MA -- Researchers from MIT, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and other institutions have demonstrated the safety of a promising type of genetic therapy that could lead to treatments for a wide range of diseases such as cancer.
The work, which will be published in the Sept. 27 issue of Nature,...
Caliper Life Sciences Introduces High Throughput RNA Assay to Improve Workflow in Gene Expression Studies
- New assay assures integrity of RNA
samples; offers improved throughput and walk-away time -
HOPKINTON, Mass., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Caliper Life
Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: CALP ) today launched a new high throughput RNA
assay for automatically assessing th...
GenVault and the National Center for Forensic Science to Present Novel Technology for Room Temperature Storage of RNA
CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- GenVault Corporation, the
leader in room temperature biosample management, together with the National
Center for Forensic Science will be presenting data showing stabilization
on GenVault's Reversible Porous Matrix (RPM) storage media at room
Mirus Bio awarded patent on RNA delivery
Madison, Wis. - Mirus Bio Corp. , a Madison-based company engaged in gene therapy and the study of RNA
interference, has been granted a United States patent on a new injection delivery method.
The company has been working to address the lack of an effective method to deliver nucleic acids suc...
Evaluation of RNA isolated from human tissues: quality control for surgical and postmortem samples
James F. Eliason, Ph.D., Asterand plc
The path to identification of new and improved drugs for the treatment of human diseases often begins with the identification of novel gene targets through RNA
expression analysis. Most high thro...
Total RNA Purification from Cultured Cells Using the ABI PRISM 6700 Automated Nucleic Acid Workstation and Total RNA Lysis Reagents
Applied Biosystems has developed new techniques that produce highpurity total RNA
from biological sources such as cultured cells. These techniques eliminate the need for post-isolation DNase treatment or other manual handling, and produce a highly pure product, free ...
Total RNA Isolation: 100 l Viral Sample From Cultured-Cell Supernatant Containing Virus
Yield: Dependent on sample and RNA
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Samples may be fresh or frozen. Collect fresh virus and isolat...
Total RNA Isolation From 50100 mg Plant Tissue
Expected yield range: 50200 g RNA
1.Add 50100 mg (0.050.1 g) frozen ground tissue or fresh tissue to a
tissue grinder tube on ice a...
Total RNA Isolation From 500 l Body Fluid
1. Vigorously add 2.5 ml cell lysis solution to an Oak Ridge centrifuge
tube (or other tube rated for high speed) containing 500 l bod...
Quantitation of RNA for Hybridization Blots Using the VersaFluor Fluorometer
Matthew W. Fields, Section of Microbiology, Cornell University, Ithaca,
New York 14853
Biologists frequently monitor the effect of environmental stimuli on living
organisms by quantitating mRNA levels. The relative abunda...
Inoculation of Viral RNA and cDNA to Potato and Tobacco Plants Using the Helios Gene Gun
Tuija Kekarainen and Jari P. T. Valkonen, Department of Plant Biology, Swedish
University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), P.O. Box 7080, SE-75007 Uppsala, Sweden
Particle bombardment is a physical method widely used for gene transfe...
RNAPrep - Total RNA Isolation Purification
RNAPrep is a SPRI based magnetic bead purification kit for
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RNAClean - RNA & cDNA in vitro Reaction Purification
Agencourts RNAClean kit provides a simple, flexible and highly reproducible
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RNAqueous-96 RNA Isolation Kit Automation Protocol
This protocol was developed for the MultiPROBE II
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For more information on the protocol, see the
Unmask Blood RNA for Gene Expression Profiling
GLOBINclear-Human Globin mRNA Removal Kit
Depletes alpha and beta globin mRNA
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Total RNA from Whole Blood for Expression Profiling
RiboPure-Blood with RNAlater Provides Superior Stabilization and Recovery of RNA
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Stabilizing RNA in Fresh and Frozen Tissues for RNA Isolation
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Problem: Successful RNA
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Mammalian whole blood is a widely used tissue
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RNAlater FAQs: Preserving RNA Before Isolation
Appropriate storage of cells or tissue
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Preserve Samples for RNA Expression Microarrays RNAlater Around the World
later protects cellular RNA
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Rapidly Prepare Probes and Markers for Small RNA Analysis
mir Vana Probe & Marker Kit
Ideal for analyzing miRNA, siRNA, and other
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Includes purification system optimized for recovery of small RNA
More siRNA Vectors for RNA Interference
Small Interfering RNAs (siRNAs) are
short, double-stranded RNA
molecules that can target complementary
mRNAs for degradation via a cellular process termed RNA
(RNAi) (Elbashir et al., 2001a). Recent publications have describ...
Protect RNA and Improve Target Cell Identification
LCM Staining Kit
protocols optimized to minimize endogenous RNase activity
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