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Accelerating Trait Discovery at PAG

Posted on Thu, Jan 12, 2017 @ 08:15 AM

The 25th annual International Plant & Animal Genome (PAG) conference is right around the corner and LGC will be in San Diego, CA showcasing our integrated offerings for a wide variety of genomics workflow solutions. From SNP discovery, to routine screening - we harness the power and flexibility of our integrated tools to enable breeding programmes. 

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DNA Technology is now LGC Biosearch Technologies

Posted on Tue, Jun 14, 2016 @ 03:52 PM

For DNA Technology’s existing customers, don’t fret! The online ordering process will remain the same, as will the team assisting you. BHQ® probes, BHQplus® probes, and custom oligos will continue to be offered at the facility in Denmark. This facility is DS/EN ISO 9001:2008 compliant and the products are intended for research and development use. For more consequential assays, GMP manufacturing is also available.

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Hey! Biosearchtech.com looks different

Posted on Thu, Apr 28, 2016 @ 03:15 PM

We are pleased to announce that LGC Biosearch Technologies’ released a new and improved biosearchtech.com. Thank you to all our web visitors who’ve left feedback over the years. With your suggestions, we developed and consolidated features to better address your needs. Check out these top four improvements:

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Learn about the latest developments in technologies for molecular breeding programs

Posted on Thu, Mar 31, 2016 @ 02:00 PM

lgc-symposium-available-online.jpgAt this year’s 24th annual Plant & Animal Genome (PAG) conference, LGC Biosearch Technologies hosted a symposium titled “Latest advancements in genotyping technologies for molecular breeding.” This symposium featured key AgBio opinion leaders and industry professionals to discuss about recent developments within the field of marker assisted selection. The slides and audio from these presentations are now available online for your immediate viewing.  The presenters and their topics are as follows:

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Summer 2015 Promotion

Posted on Thu, Jul 09, 2015 @ 02:00 PM

The summer promotion is back! For the month of July, use your Biosearchtech.com account to place an order and take 5% off your online purchase. This is a great opportunity to try another dye for your BHQ® probe (be sure to check out our interactive spectral overlay tool), or pick up an off-the-shelf Stellaris® ShipReady Assay. Just enter promo code SUMMER15* during checkout to receive the discount.

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Upcoming Holiday Schedule

Posted on Fri, Dec 20, 2013 @ 01:09 PM

Biosearch will be observing these upcoming holidays and will be closing our US facilities on the following dates:

  • Christmas: 12/23 - 12/25
  • New Year's: 12/31 - 1/1

Please take into account these breaks in operation when ordering. Orders placed during the dates listed above will be processed when we return. We want to make this holiday season enjoyable for everyone.

Thank you for your patience. Happy Holidays!

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Topics: Announcement

Biosearch Technologies Executes Exclusive License for turboFISH™

Posted on Mon, Oct 07, 2013 @ 07:29 AM

Biosearch Technologies, Inc. (Biosearch), a leading supplier of sophisticated oligonucleotide components to the rapidly growing molecular diagnostics industry announced today that it has acquired exclusive worldwide rights to turboFISH technology - A Method for Rapid Single Molecule RNA FISH. With this turboFISH license, Biosearch maintains exclusive access to continuing Stellaris® RNA FISH based inventions from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

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Topics: Announcement, RNA FISH

Biosearch Technologies Acquires Majority Stake in LightSpeed Genomics

Posted on Wed, Sep 25, 2013 @ 07:25 AM

Biosearch has acquired a majority stake in LightSpeed Genomics, Inc. (LSG), a Santa Clara, California-based company developing an innovative optical detection solution for the life science and diagnostics industry based on its proprietary Synthetic Aperture Optics™ (SAO™) technology. Biosearch and LSG are collaborators on the development of StellarVision™, a next generation gene expression platform optimized to work seamlessly with Biosearch’s Stellaris® RNA FISH assays to detect and quantify single molecule RNA targets within individual cells.

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Topics: Announcement, RNA FISH

Biosearch Technologies Launches New GMP Production Facility and Successfully Certifies to ISO 13485:2003

Posted on Thu, Apr 18, 2013 @ 08:00 AM

Biosearch Technologies, Inc. (Biosearch), a leader in the development and manufacture of GMP grade oligonucleotides, announced today the relocation of its GMP manufacturing process into a new, state-of-the-art GMP production facility in Novato, California.  The 30,000 square foot facility was developed to further expand processes and controls relevant to medical device and molecular diagnostic customers.

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Topics: Announcement, Molecular Diagnostics

Biosearch Technologies Responds To China Influenza H7N9 Outbreak By Providing H7N9 Detection Panel

Posted on Mon, Apr 15, 2013 @ 06:00 AM

Biosearch Technologies, Inc. (Biosearch) announced today that the company has implemented a rapid response to the current outbreak of Avian Influenza Virus A (H7N9) in China.  Biosearch is ready to provide to the scientific community on-demand, rapid synthesis of real-time qPCR probes and primers composing the H7N9 detection panel recently developed and published on 8 April by the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Center for Reference and Research on Influenza in Beijing, China.  WHO lists FAM-BHQ® probes as crucial reagents in their protocol named, “Real-time RT-PCR Protocol for the Detection of A(H7N9) Influenza Virus,” which is available for download at:

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Topics: Announcement, Product Information, Biodefense

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