NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cepheid said today that Australia’s State of Victoria will use the firm’s GeneXpert system and Xpert MRSA tests for screening patients at high risk for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in up to 11 hospitals.

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At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.

The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.

Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.