North America Bionano Genomics Outlines Studies Comparing Optical Genome Mapping With Clinical Standard Premium The San Diego-based firm also said it expects European customers to get optical genome mapping-based assays for leukemia and FSHD accredited. New California Condor Genome Assembly Reveals High Genetic Diversity Genetic diversity, which helps the birds adapt in the wild, can also aid conservationists' efforts to breed out deleterious traits and diseases in the species. DiaSorin Q1 Revenues Rise 53 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand The company said that its Q1 revenue growth was driven in part by SARS-CoV-2 test revenues of €102.0 million, booked mainly in the US, Canada, and Europe. In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, PerkinElmer, Unilabs, and More News items for the week of May 10, 2021. DermTech Q1 Revenues up 62 Percent The firm processed approximately 9,400 billable samples in Q1, a 62 percent increase compared to approximately 5,800 samples in Q1 of 2020. Mar 30, 2021 Todos Medical Acquires US Commercial Rights to Osang Healthcare Coronavirus Test Mar 30, 2021 Ginkgo Bioworks, Olive Labs, CQuentia to Provide SARS-CoV-2 Pooled Testing in K-12 Schools Mar 29, 2021 Biocept Q4 Revenues Spike as COVID-19 Testing Continues to Soar, Core Cancer Tests Lag Mar 29, 2021 Seer Q4 Revenues Grow Nearly Sixfold Mar 29, 2021 Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Receives $325K Lymphoma Research Grant Mar 29, 2021 Armonica Technologies Wins $349K SBIR Grant From NHGRI Mar 29, 2021 SomaLogic to Go Public Through Merger With Special Purpose Acquisition Company Mar 29, 2021 Amazon, NeuMoDx, Becton Dickinson Get FDA Emergency Use Authorizations for Coronavirus Tests Mar 27, 2021 Liquid Biopsy MRD Detection Eyed as Decision Tool for Oligometastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients Premium Mar 26, 2021 Low-Coverage Sequencing Effectively IDs Novel Variants in Underrepresented Populations Mar 26, 2021 Genome Sequencing Identifies Myeloma Precursor Disease With High Progression Risk Mar 26, 2021 Maverick Health to Offer Visby Medical Rapid Coronavirus Test Mar 26, 2021 In Brief This Week: Roche, Progenity, NanoString Technologies, and More Mar 26, 2021 GranatumX Platform Gathers Single-Cell Analysis Tools for Researchers, Bioinformatics Developers Premium Mar 26, 2021 Co-Diagnostics 2020 Revenues Spike on Coronavirus Testing Mar 26, 2021 Dascena Labs, Ginkgo Bioworks Partner to Scale Pooled SARS-CoV-2 Testing in Schools Mar 25, 2021 HTG Molecular Diagnostics FY 2020 Revenues Fall 56 Percent Mar 25, 2021 Aspira Q4 Revenues Up 11 Percent, Firm Inks Deal for Ovarian Cancer Detection Tech Mar 25, 2021 OpGen Fourth Quarter Revenues Increase 64 Percent Mar 25, 2021 SARS-CoV-2 Study Implicates Saliva in Viral Transmission Load More Breaking News New California Condor Genome Assembly Reveals High Genetic Diversity DiaSorin Q1 Revenues Rise 53 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, GP-write, Twist Bioscience, KogeneBiotech, More In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, PerkinElmer, Unilabs, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Berkeley Lights, Castle Bio, IsoPlexis, More DermTech Q1 Revenues up 62 Percent The Scan Call to Look Again More than a dozen researchers penned a letter in Science saying a previous investigation into the origin of SARS-CoV-2 did not give theories equal consideration. Not Always Trusted In a new poll, slightly more than half of US adults have a great deal or quite a lot of trust in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Hill reports. Identified Decades Later A genetic genealogy approach has identified "Christy Crystal Creek," the New York Times reports. Science Papers Report on Splicing Enhancer, Point of Care Test for Sexual Transmitted Disease In Science this week: a novel RNA structural element that acts as a splicing enhancer, and more.