Biotech Giant Thermo Fisher Stops Selling DNA Sequencers in Repressive Chinese Region

The Massachusetts biotechnology giant Thermo Fisher Scientific has decided to stop selling genetic sequencing equipment in the Chinese region of Xinjiang, where the authorities have for years been persecuting the local Muslim population. Xinjiang is the main home of China’s Uighur minority–a Turkic group that is primarily Muslim. As many as a million Uighurs have […]