Firms and Federal Labs Flock to FDA Seeking Emergency Use Authorization for Ebola MDx Assays

A majority of these assays use standard RT-PCR, but a few have novel methodologies that may help control the current outbreak in Africa, prevent an outbreak in the US, and possibly advance the field of molecular diagnostics.

JAX to Create New Genomics, Computational Biology Center with $10M Gift

 

CombiMatrix Study Shows Arrays Outperform Standard Karyotyping in Thousands of Miscarriage Analyses

 

Illumina, Partners Develop Cowpea Genotyping Panel to Support African Agricultural Research

 

With 500,000 Samples Genotyped, AncestryDNA Scientists Begin to Unravel US Population Genetics

 

Illumina CEO Backs Sequencing for NIPT; Array Revenues Down 2 Percent in Q3

 

Clinical Genomics, CSIRO Sign Licensing Deal for Bowel Cancer MDx

 

Illumina's Sequencing Business Continues to Grow in Q3; Some HiSeq X Not Used at Full Capacity

 

Studies Show Haplotyping, Assembly Applications for Contiguity-Preserving Transposition Sequencing

 

PacBio Releases Chemistry Update Raising Average Reads to 10K-15K Bases