purchasing agreement T2 Biosystems Receives Nasdaq Warning Letter The Lexington, Massachusetts-based company also terminated a purchase agreement and raised the amount in it may raise in a public offering of its common stock to $95. Celsee, Kindstar Ink Chinese Distribution Deal for Single-Cell Isolation Platform Kindstar has also agreed to purchase Genesis systems for use by its scientists to monitor circulating tumor cells and for single-cell research. Danaher to Sell Select Life Science Businesses to Sartorius for $750M The sale is being made to obtain regulatory approval of Danaher's pending $21.4 billion acquisition of the GE Biopharma business. NeoGenomics Inks Group Purchasing Agreement With Premier Premier is a healthcare group purchasing organization representing about 4,000 hospitals and 165,000 other providers throughout the US. Curetis Inks North African, Latin American Assay Distribution Deals As part of the agreements, the distributors have committed to purchase a minimum number of Curetis' molecular diagnostic systems over three years. Nov 16, 2017 Edico Genome Partners With Children's Hospital LA With Bio-IT Platform Oct 3, 2017 Ginkgo Bio Invests $10M in Transcriptic, Inks Supply Deal With Twist Bioscience Sep 5, 2017 Co-Diagnostics to Sell up to 36K Tests to Medcis Pathlabs India Dec 22, 2015 Biocept Announces $15M Common Stock Purchase Agreement With Aspire Capital Sep 16, 2015 NextGxDx Lands Children's Hospital Association Group Purchasing Agreement Sep 2, 2015 NeoGenomics Inks Purchasing Deal with Premier Jul 28, 2014 BioFire Inks Purchasing Agreement with HealthTrust Sep 24, 2013 Chinese Dx Firm iGenomics to Purchase 32 Ion Proton Sequencers Dec 6, 2012 PEPFAR Invests Additional $11M to Supply Cepheid TB Test in 14 High-burden Countries Sep 28, 2012 Cepheid Plans to Buy Plastics Firm, Signs Second Agreement to Increase Adoption of TB Test Sep 18, 2012 Illumina Gets $17M Contract from FDA for Food Safety Tools Aug 7, 2012 Cepheid Reaches Agreement Aimed at Increasing Adoption of TB Test in Developing World Breaking News GenomeWeb Index Gains Slightly in July as Fluidigm, PerkinElmer, Bio-Rad Post Strong Increases Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research Wins $2.9M NIH Grant to Study Polygenic Embryo Screening Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: CDC, Bio-Rad, 10x Genomics, PerkinElmer, and More InterVenn Biosciences Closes $201M Series C Round Abcam to Acquire Life Science Research Tool Firm BioVision for $340M Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study The Scan And Back The New York Times reports that missing SARS-CoV-2 genome sequences are back in a different database. Lacks Family Hires Attorney A lawyer for the family of Henrietta Lacks plans to seek compensation from pharmaceutical companies that have used her cancer cells in product development, the Baltimore Sun reports. For the Unknown The Associated Press reports that family members are calling on the US military to use new DNA analysis techniques to identify unknown sailors and Marines who were on the USS Arizona. PLOS Papers on Congenital Heart Disease, COVID-19 Infection Host MicroRNAs, Multiple Malformation Mutations In PLOS this week: new genes linked to congenital heart disease, microRNAs with altered expression in COVID-19, and more.