Technology

Built for Speed: DNA Nanomachines Take a Rapid Step Forward

Researchers have revealed an innovative DNA walker, capable of rapidly traversing a prepared track. Rather than slow, tentative steps across a surface, the DNA acrobat cartwheels head over heels, covering ground 10- to 100-fold faster than previous devices.

Genohm Joins Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies said Wednesday it has entered an agreement to acquire privately held Genohm, a developer of unique cloud-based software solutions for laboratory management. 

CRISPR Patent Battle: Round 2

The US Court of Appeals has heard the oral arguments for the next round of the patent battle between the UC Berkeley and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard.