CLIA Pillar Biosciences Gets CLIA Certification for Sequencing Clinical Lab The company said the certification would enable it to support preclinical studies and clinical trials, as well as to potentially provide companion diagnostics. Akoya Receives CLIA Certification for Biopharma Solutions Laboratory The company said the certification would allow it to support later-stage clinical trials with its biopharma partners and was a step toward advancing its platform for clinical use. TruDiagnostic Receives CLIA Certification for Kentucky Laboratory The Lexington, Kentucky-based firm also launched a new portal interface focused on epigenetics and reporting laboratory test interpretations. Applied DNA Sciences Subsidiary Gets CLIA Certification From NY State Department of Health The company said it can now perform high-throughput SARS-CoV-2 testing with assays that have received Emergency Use Authorization from the FDA. Binx Health Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Test CLIA Waived The 30-minute test can be used on samples from males and females in settings operating under a CLIA certificate of waiver. Dec 10, 2020 Lucence Obtains CLIA Certification for Palo Alto Lab Dec 9, 2020 Mesa Biotech Receives 510(k) Clearance, CLIA Waiver for Strep A Molecular Point-of-Care Test Nov 11, 2020 Adaptive Biotechnologies Prepares to Launch T Cell-Based COVID-19 Test Premium Aug 17, 2020 Fulgent Genetics Opens CLIA-Certified Lab in Houston, Raises Revenue Guidance Jan 29, 2020 IDbyDNA Raises $20M in Series B Financing Oct 14, 2019 Avellino Labs Gets CLIA Certification Jun 26, 2019 Oncocyte Shares Tank on News of Delayed CLIA Validation Study for Liquid Biopsy Lung Cancer Test Feb 25, 2019 CareDx Expands AlloSure Transplant Test to Lung, Starting With Compassionate Use Premium Jan 30, 2019 OncoCyte Readies Lung Cancer Test for Launch, Previews New Platform Validation Data Premium Nov 27, 2018 Mesa Biotech Respiratory Tract Infection Test Gets FDA Clearance, CLIA Waiver Oct 25, 2018 Abbott Molecular Flu, Strep Tests Get FDA Clearance Aug 8, 2018 FDA Details Vision for Regulating In Vitro Clinical Tests to Legislators Jul 26, 2018 Cepheid Flu/RSV Test Gets FDA Clearance, CLIA Waiver Jul 16, 2018 Predicine Gets CLIA Certification for Sequencing Lab Jun 22, 2018 Some Stakeholders Not on Board With Draft Bill on New Dx Regulatory Framework Premium May 2, 2018 Cepheid Xpert Xpress Strep A Test Gets CLIA Waiver May 1, 2018 Novogene Gets CLIA Certification for US Lab Jan 9, 2018 Cepheid GeneXpert Xpress, Influenza MDx Receive FDA 510(k) Clearance, CLIA Waiver Dec 22, 2017 Quidel Solana GBS, Sofia2 Group A Strep Tests Clear FDA Nov 28, 2017 Celmatix Receives NY State Approval for Reproductive Health Gene Panel Load More Breaking News In Ongoing False Advertising Suit, Judge Allows Natera Counterclaims Against Guardant Health Centogene Strikes Rare Disease Target Discovery Deal With Insilico Medicine Dilated Cardiomyopathy Gene Mutations Point to Possible Therapeutic Strategy Ginkgo Bioworks Acquires Massachusetts COVID-19 Testing Firm Mainz Biomed Taps DCN Dx to Aid European Study of Enhanced ColoAlert Assay Parse Biosciences Partners With Research Instruments for Southeast Asia Distribution The Scan Transplant Tests Edited Pig Kidneys The Associated Press reports a University of Alabama-Birmingham team transplanted genetically modified pig kidneys into a brain-dead human patient. UK Changes Some Gene-Edited Crop Rules A new law may enable gene-edited crops to be sold in the UK within about five years, New Scientist says. Pill Works Against Omicron in Lab Pfizer's antiviral pill to treat SARS-CoV-2 appears to work against the Omicron variant, the Wall Street Journal reports. Nature Papers Find Genetic Risk Factor for Smell, Taste Loss in COVID-19; Analyze TB Granulomas In Nature this week: genome-wide association study find locus linked to the risk COVID-19 patients losing their sense of taste or smell, and more.