RNA News

April 27, 2022

Wastewater Testing Becomes Easier with Graphitic Carbon

Life Magnetics Simplifies Wastewater Testing to More Accurately Monitor Emerging Diseases Wastewater testing is now a powerful tool for detecting and monitoring diseases like COVID-19 and […]
April 27, 2022

Automated RNA Extraction on Opentrons

Life Magnetics Optimizes Opentrons Liquid Handler for RNA Extraction Automation in the lab, particularly when it comes to sensitive processes like automated RNA extraction, can dramatically […]
March 25, 2022
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RNA At-Home Testing & Therapeutics: $1.3M From 250 Michigan Investors To Deploy New Tech

Life Magnetics, Inc. has solved a key problem with COVID-19 vaccine distribution, the need for cold storage. The most difficult aspect of RNA therapeutics and RNA at-home testing is transport. The problem is RNA is a fragile molecule. Most living organisms try to destroy free RNA because they think it’s a virus. Even if it’s not destroyed in this way, RNA falls apart on its own in a few days. Despite these limitations, the promise of RNA At-Home testing and RNA therapeutics cannot […]
January 16, 2019

Antisense and Sensibility: Why RNA Is the New DNA

A number of industry surveys have noted that RNA tech is often listed alongside headline grabbing technologies such as gene editing and gene therapies when scientists […]
January 1, 2019

Life Magnetics, Inc. First Product in Beta Testing – Carbon-Based RNA Isolation

After two years of development, including two awards from the National Science Foundation and investment from Blue Water Angels, Life Magnetics has launched the first carbon-based […]
December 28, 2017
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Life Magnetics, Inc. Receives National Science Foundation Award To Develop RNA Purification & Stabilization Technology

There’s been an explosion in RNA technology in the last decade — and Michigan-based Life Magnetics, Inc. has developed new RNA purification and stabilization technology which […]