NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – GenDx announced that it has received Canadian ISO certification, enabling the firm to start the registration procedure for its Sanger and next-generation sequencing HLA reagents and software for diagnostic purposes in Canada.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – AITbiotech has received ISO 13485:2003 certification for its labs in Singapore that offer genomics services and molecular diagnostic testing.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agendia today said that its facilities in Irvine, Calif., and Amsterdam have received ISO 13485 certification.
The cancer biobanking and services company established a new management system to cover all of its processes.
The company also plans to seek FDA clearance for a cytogenetics device.
The company's Nippon EGT arm has been certified for its IVD oligonucleotide production business.
The firm gained ISO certification for quality management systems.
The certification covers the firm's clinical lab services and research products.
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.
Retraction Watch's Ivan Oransky and Adam Marcus report that Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital have recommended that more than 30 papers from a former researcher be retracted.
Thomas Steitz, who won the 2009 chemistry Nobel Prize for his ribosome work, has died, the Washington Post reports.
In PLOS this week: mechanisms for genes implicated in coronary artery disease, rumen microbes and host genetics influence cow methane production, and more.