CE mark LGC Receives CE Mark for AccuPlex SARS-CoV-2, Flu A/B, RSV Reference Material Kit The CE-marked version of the kit includes expanded RSV target regions for increased compatibility with commercially available assays. Zymo Research Gets CE Mark for DNA Methylation Kit The kit chemically treats DNA with bisulfite, a prerequisite for many methylation-based diagnostic tests. Roche Nabs CE Mark for Three Cobas Respiratory Test Panels The molecular panels, which can be run together or alone, detect and differentiate between common respiratory pathogens. DiaSorin Molecular Receives CE Mark for Multiplex COVID-19, Influenza Test The test detects and differentiates between nucleic acids from SARS-CoV-2 and influenza A/B from the same sample in one reaction well. Thermo Fisher Scientific Receives CE Mark for TaqPath COVID-19 RNase P 2.0 Testing Kit The assay, which received FDA Emergency Use Authorization in July, is designed to compensate for current and future COVID-19 viral mutations. Sep 2, 2021 Biocartis H1 Revenues up 31 Percent Sep 1, 2021 Zymo Gets CE Mark for Saliva, Swab Sample Collection Kits Aug 12, 2021 DiaCarta Molecular Test for SARS-CoV-2, Variants Obtains CE Mark Aug 10, 2021 Prenetics Gets CE-IVD Mark for Handheld, Reusable SARS-CoV-2 Test System Aug 3, 2021 EliTechGroup Obtains CE Mark for Saliva Use With SARS-CoV-2 Test Jul 29, 2021 Cepheid Nabs CE Mark for PCR-Based HIV-1 Tests Jul 27, 2021 Scope Fluidics Obtains CE Mark for PCR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Panel Jul 27, 2021 MeMed COVID-19 Prognostic Test Receives CE Mark Jul 21, 2021 PathogenDx Gets CE Mark for Microarray-Based COVID-19 Test Jul 21, 2021 Congenica Receives CE Mark for Clinical Decision Support Software Jul 14, 2021 Bio-Rad Laboratories Gets CE Mark for SARS-CoV-2, Influenza RT-PCR Assay Kit Jul 12, 2021 Quidel Nabs CE Mark for Savanna Analyzer, Respiratory Panel Jul 9, 2021 QuantumDx Gets CE Mark for Rapid Point-of-Care PCR System Jul 8, 2021 Qiagen NeuMoDx Human Adenovirus Assay Receives CE Mark Jul 8, 2021 GenDx Gets CE-IVD Mark for 11-Gene HLA Typing Product Jul 1, 2021 LumiraDx Gets CE Mark for Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test Jun 23, 2021 Hologic Receives CE Mark for Molecular Test to Quantify Cytomegalovirus Jun 22, 2021 Thermo Fisher Scientific Next-Generation SARS-CoV-2 PCR Test Nabs CE-IVD Mark Jun 18, 2021 Co-Diagnostics Gets CE Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test Jun 10, 2021 Lucid Diagnostics Obtains CE Mark for Esophageal Cancer Molecular Test Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.