Life Technologies has received CE IVD marking for its Applied Biosystems QuantStudio Dx platform and launched the instrument in Europe.
PrimeraDx said this week that its ICEPlex quantitative multiplex PCR system and accompanying Clostridium difficile detection assay have received CE marking.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Idaho Technology today said that it anticipates commercially launching its blood culture ID and gastrointestinal panels by early 2014.
IMDx said this week that it has received CE marking for its HSV-1/2 assay for use on the Abbott m2000 System.
Cepheid said this week that the US Food and Drug Administration has cleared its GeneXpert Infinity-80 system in conjunction with its Xpert Flu test
Roche last week said that it has received US Food and Drug Administration approval of a new pre-analytical instrument that integrates primary tube handling into its Cobas molecular testing platform.
Quidel said this week that it has received the CE mark for its AmpliVue C. difficile assay, making it the first commercially available test using Quidel's non-instrumented format.
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Roche said this week that European regulators have cleared its Cobas BRAF mutation companion diagnostic for the melanoma drug Zelboraf (vemurafenib).
Quidel said late last week that it has received the CE Mark for the Quidel Molecular Influenza A+B real-time RT-PCR assay, the company's first commercial molecular diagnostic test.
Researchers tie a variant in ADAMTS3 to breathing difficulties in dissimilar dog breeds, according to Discover's D-brief blog.
Parents of children with rare genetic disease have to contend with shifts in the interpretation of genetic variants, the Wall Street Journal reports.
The Japan Times reports that researchers sequenced the genome of a woman who lived during the Jomon period.
In Science this week: single-nucleus RNA sequencing of brain tissue from individuals with autism, and more.