certification PetaGene Inks Reseller Agreement With NetApp With NetApp certification, sequence file compression software vendor PetaGene can improve the speed and scalability of genomic data processing for its customers. OncoCyte Receives CLIA Certification for Cancer Dx Lab The firm plans to launch its first test from the lab, a mRNA-based noninvasive confirmatory lung diagnostic, by the end of this year. Mitra Biotech Garners CLIA Certification for US Lab The certification creates a path to market for Mitra's CANScript test, which replicates a cancer patient's tumor microenvironment and predicts treatment outcomes. OneOme Lab-Certified in Five Additional States The PGx firm can offer its RightMed test in 49 states and plans to seek certification in New York this year. Eurofins Genomics Kentucky Lab Gets CLIA, CAP Accreditation The lab was opened earlier this year as the company's central genomics lab in North America, offering various genomic services such as DNA sequencing. Jun 11, 2013 Alacris Attains Illumina CSPro Certification for NGS Jan 5, 2012 Life Tech Receives AFNOR Certification for Listeria Assays Sep 26, 2011 Warnex Receives DEQAS Certification for Vitamin D Testing Jun 17, 2010 Roche Certifies ImaGenes for CGH Service Feb 25, 2010 Agilent Names OGT First High-Throughput Microarray Certified Service Provider Feb 25, 2010 ImaGenes Certified for NimbleGen DNA Methylation Services Feb 11, 2010 CapitalBio Becomes Roche NimbleGen Service Provider Breaking News Children With Autism May Have Underdeveloped Gut Microbiomes, Metagenomic Analysis Finds Kiromic BioPharma Acquires InSilico Solutions Bio-Rad Laboratories, 10x Genomics Settle IP Lawsuits, Sign Global Cross-Licensing Agreement Scope Fluidics Obtains CE Mark for PCR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Panel MeMed COVID-19 Prognostic Test Receives CE Mark ERS Genomics Licenses CRISPR IP to Japan SLC The Scan Dropped Charges The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal. More Kids The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children. PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more. Purnell Choppin Dies Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.