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DCGI adds IVD devices for diagnosis of Covid-19, RNA & DNA extraction kits in Class C risk category under MDR-2017

AuroBlog - Aurous Healthcare Clinical Trials blog

The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has added in-vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical devices including those for diagnosis of Covid-19, ribonucleic acid (RNA) and deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) extraction kits, among others into the Class C risk category under the Medical Devices Rules (MDR), 2017.

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Ascidian starts up with $50M and a twist on RNA editing

Bio Pharma Dive

The startup, run by Translate Bio cofounder Romesh Subramanian, believes its RNA “exon editing” approach could have long-lasting effects without the risks that come with editing DNA.

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Junk DNA: How the dark genome is changing RNA therapies

Drug Discovery World

Samir Ounzain , PhD, CEO & Co-Founder of HAYA Therapeutics, looks at how a better understanding of our DNA can lead to increased activity for RNA therapeutics. The whole world realised the power of RNA when the Covid-19 pandemic brought us the first mRNA-based vaccines.

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RNA molecules control repair of human DNA in cancer cells

Scienmag

A new study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden shows how certain RNA molecules control the repair of damaged DNA in cancer cells, a discovery that could eventually give rise to better cancer treatments. It was long assumed that RNA molecules – basic molecules that exist […].

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New discovery shows human cells can write RNA sequences into DNA

Scienmag

In a discovery that challenges long-held dogma in biology, researchers show that mammalian cells can convert RNA sequences back into DNA, a feat more common in viruses than eukaryotic cells PHILADELPHIA – Cells contain machinery that duplicates DNA into a new set that goes into a newly formed cell.

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Promega Heater Shaker Magnet LV 32 HSM 32 Sample DNA / RNA Purification

BioTech 365

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DNA Script Joins Wellcome Leap R3 Program to Advance RNA Products and Therapies

BioTech 365

DNA Script Joins Wellcome Leap R3 Program to Advance RNA Products and Therapies DNA Script Joins Wellcome Leap R3 Program to Advance RNA Products and Therapies Multi-year, multi-million dollar collaboration will develop new tools to rapidly accelerate the development of … Continue reading →

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