07:00 , May 18, 2015 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Biosearch Technologies, LGC deal

Analytical testing company LGC acquired custom oligonucleotide manufacturer Biosearch for an undisclosed cash sum. Biosearch said the terms include a performance bonus. Biosearch Technologies Inc. , Novato, Calif.   LGC Ltd. , Teddington, U.K.  ...
07:00 , Sep 30, 2013 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Biosearch Technologies, LightSpeed Genomics deal

Biosearch acquired an undisclosed majority stake in LightSpeed. The companies are partnered for the development of StellarVision next-generation gene expression platform. StellarVision is based on LightSpeed's Synthetic Aperture Optics technology, which combines coherent interferometric illumination...
08:00 , Mar 4, 2013 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Biosearch Technologies, DNA Technology A/S, VitraBio GmbH deal

Supply/service company Biosearch acquired the oligonucleotide manufacturing division of DNA Technology. Biosearch also said that in September 2011 it acquired controlled-pore glass manufacturer VitraBio. Biosearch said the acquisitions give the company a strong base from...
08:00 , Jan 9, 2012 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

A Remembrance: An authentic giant

A Remembrance: An authentic giant It's been a tough 13 months. Three of the larger-than-life figures in biotech are gone - Frank Baldino of Cephalon Inc. , Jean Deleage of Alta Partners, and now Alex...
07:00 , Mar 21, 2011 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Biosearch Technologies, Intelligent Medical Devices deal

Biosearch granted Intelligent Medical Devices Inc. rights to patents for its Black Hole Quencher (BHQ), CAL Fluor and Quasar oligonucleotide-based tools for real-time, quantitative PCR and genomic-based applications. Biosearch will also manufacture cGMP oligonucleotides for...
08:00 , Nov 2, 2009 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Biosearch Technologies, Micronics deal

Micronics received a royalty-free, non-exclusive, worldwide license to develop and commercialize Biosearch's fluorophores and quencher dyes for nucleic acid assays in underdeveloped countries. Micronics is developing point-of-care molecular diagnostics for infectious diseases and forensic testing,...
08:00 , Dec 8, 2008 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Vysis sales and marketing update

Vysis signed agreements with distributors in several countries to market its genomic assessment products, including genetic imaging workstations, nucleic acid probes and related reagents. The products - already sold in the U.S. and Japan -...
07:00 , Oct 15, 2007 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Biosearch Technologies, Genetic Technologies deal

Biosearch received a non-exclusive, worldwide license to GTG's non-coding DNA patents to manufacture and distribute oligos, probes and primers for research use. Financial terms were not disclosed. Biosearch Technologies Inc. , Novato, Calif.   Genetic...
07:00 , Jun 25, 2007 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Biosearch Technologies, National Institutes of Health high throughput screening, genomics news

Biosearch received a $750,000 Phase II SBIR grant from the NIH's National Institute of General Medical Sciences to develop fluorescence-based reporter assays with an azoreducatse to complement high-throughput drug screening technologies. Biosearch also received a...
08:00 , Feb 27, 2006 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Biosearch Technologies, Prodesse deal

Biosearch granted Prodesse a worldwide license to use quenchers and fluorophores to develop commercial DNA probes. Biosearch Technologies Inc. , Novato, Calif.   Prodesse Inc. , Waukesha, Wis.   Business: Supply/Service  ...