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ArcherDX said the firms aim to apply minimal residual disease monitoring in clinical-trial protocols and for future therapy optimization.

The move is intended to increase testing for COVID-19 and may help conserve resources, which were a major problem during the height of the pandemic.

The researchers covered 100 organisms from a wide range of taxonomies, allowing for large-scale cross comparisons of species at the protein level.

Researchers used long-read nanopore sequencing in 100 tomato varieties to uncover more than 230,000 structural variants in the tomato genome.

The suit comes shortly after Progenity filed for an initial public offering in which it is seeking to raise up to $122.6 million.

Investigators identified an inbred individual who appeared to be part of a high-status group buried in lavish tombs during the Neolithic period.

Antibody products manufactured by Bethyl will be verified on Fluidigm's Hyperion imaging system and subsequently offered to Fluidigm's customers.

The Rida Gene SARS-CoV-2 test runs on the Roche LightCycler 480II and is intended for use in hospital, reference, private, and state laboratories.

Applied BioCode's test may be performed by any CLIA-certified lab, while Kaiser Permanente's and Emory's must be run at their developers' labs.

The accelerated approval is based on data showing that refractory cancer patients with TMB of at least 10 mutations/Mb saw tumor shrinkage and had durable responses on the immunotherapy.

In April the firm received notice that it wasn't in compliance because its common stock didn't maintain a minimum bid price of $1.00 for 30 consecutive business days.

OnRamp Bio's Rosalind genomic informatics platform will replace Canopy's legacy bioinformatics platform as the CRO expands into the clinical market.

A US District Court will prevent BGI from distributing and promoting certain sequencing instruments that allegedly infringe Illumina patents.

The company is providing DNA/RNA extraction kits, viral RNA isolation platforms, workstations, and kits for detecting nucleic acids from the coronavirus to the lab.

A meta-analysis including 1.4 million people from five ancestral groups identified 318 novel variants associated with type 2 diabetes and related vascular outcomes.

The effort aims to screen for SARS-CoV-2 in the San Diego community and study the virus' genome to better understand how it is transmitted.

Todos said that it aims to develop an at-home 3C protease-based kit that uses a cell-phone camera and software for data analysis to test for the coronavirus.

The collaboration will allow oncologists a streamlined view of the treatments and trials available to patients based on their genomic profile.

The firm expects to validate its test as a triage tool to identify SARS-CoV-2 patients at risk of sepsis and pursue US FDA Emergency Use Authorization.

Yourgene will provide molecular COVID-19 testing to corporate clients of Caxton, who will obtain their results through Hooha Innovations' Prova app.

Roche will have non-exclusive access to SpeeDx's existing tests and technology to enable expansion of diagnostic products for antibiotic resistance in STIs.

The company recently agreed to pay millions to three major insurers under settlement agreements related to allegations over undisclosed past business practices.

In the study, called Coronagenes, the team aims to identify genes that influence the risk of developing COVID-19 and affect disease severity.

The Beijing-based company offers genomics products and services, including PCR instruments and cancer sequencing, and maintains a research center in the US.

Last week, GenomeWeb's readers were most interested in Illumina's announcement that it has received EUA from the FDA for its NGS-based SARS-CoV-2 test.

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The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub is working with California's health department to sequence viral samples from COVID-19 patients to trace viral introductions, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

Despite differences in their migration habits, eastern and western monarch butterflies are genetically similar, according to a study in Molecular Ecology.

The UK is implementing COVID-19 testing with a 90-minute turnaround time.

In PLOS this week: identification of fungal species in subcutaneous infections, sequencing of Campylobacter found in raw meat from retail stores, and more.