This article and headline have been updated from a previous version, which incorrectly stated that the terminated contract was worth $2.4 million. That was the value for the first two phases of the project, which were completed successfully, a company spokesperson said.
 
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Cepheid today said its contract with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to develop an influenza virus diagnostic has been terminated.
 

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Two researchers have found that behavioral genetic defenses in criminal cases don't tend to affect outcomes, according to Popular Science.

Researchers report that while host genetics influence the oral microbiome, they don't appear to affect cavity-causing microbes, the Economist says.

Pandas' gut microbiomes change as what they eat changes with the seasons, writes Discover's Inkfish blog.

In PLOS this week: comparative genomic study of malaria-linked macaque parasite, search for apple root reference genes, and more.