supply agreement Isohelix, AutoGen Ink Deal to Integrate Saliva Collection Devices Into Automated DNA Extraction The companies will integrate Isohelix's GeneFix saliva collection devices into AutoGen's FlexStar and FlexStar+ DNA extraction workflows. Agilent, Oxford BioDynamics Sign Supply, Resale Agreement for Array Kit Agilent will supply a custom-made SurePrint G3CGH Microarray for Oxford's newly launched Explorer Array Kit, which will include OBD's 3D Genome Probes. Todos Medical, Majl Diagnostics Ink Automation, Reagent Supply Agreement Todos said that after implementing its automation equipment, Majl will be able to run approximately 1,500 PCR-based COVID-19 tests per day. Aegea, Biocept Ink Supply Agreement for Coronavirus MDx Test The test uses a technology called Switch-Blocker that is co-owned by the companies and enables both viral detection and strain discrimination. Genomind Receives Medicare Coverage for Pharmacogenetics Test The company said its Professional PGx Express test will now be reimbursed by Medicare, and that the VA has extended its current supply contract for the test. Jan 7, 2021 Clear Labs, Integrated DNA Technologies Expand Partnership to Include COVID-19 Testing Dec 21, 2020 Osang Healthcare, Nexus Dx Ink Manufacturing, Supply Agreement for SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR Kit Sep 29, 2020 Applied DNA Sciences to Provide Coronavirus Test to Stony Brook University Hospital Sep 2, 2020 Todos Medical Inks Preferred Supplier Deal With Pangea for COVID-19 Tests Jun 2, 2020 Codexis, Alphazyme Ink Comarketing, Production Agreement for Enzymes Apr 27, 2020 Novacyt Inks Supply Contract for Coronavirus Test With UK Health Agency Apr 7, 2020 Bioneer Inks Deal With Qatar Petroleum to Supply Coronavirus Test Kits, Instruments Mar 3, 2020 Fluidigm, Next Gen Diagnostics Partner on Sample Prep for Clinical Pathogen Sequencing Feb 4, 2020 Cellectricon, StressMarq Ink Neurodegenerative Disease Research Deal Jan 22, 2020 Rapid Labs Inks Manufacturing, Supply Deal for RNAssist Sample Prep Products Oct 1, 2019 Ginkgo Bioworks, Berkeley Lights Strike $150M Synthetic Biology Deal Jul 25, 2019 Integrated DNA Technologies, Clear Labs Ink Supply Agreement for Food Safety Testing Apr 30, 2019 Agilent, SomaLogic Sign Custom Microarray Supply Agreement Nov 27, 2018 Novacyt, Genesis Diagnostics Ink Supply Deal Sep 26, 2018 Cancer Genetics, Agilent Sign FISH Probe Supply Deal Jul 25, 2018 Pricing Agreement Expected to Broaden Access to Hologic Infectious Disease Tests Jun 8, 2018 Illumina Extends Supply Agreement With Foundation Medicine, Collaborates with PerkinElmer Feb 13, 2018 OpGen Inks Deal to Use Thermo Fisher PCR Tech in Acuitas Gene Panel Tests Dec 15, 2017 Sema4, Thermo Fisher's Core Informatics Deepen Their Ties Premium Nov 22, 2017 OraSure Inks $143M Multi-Year Deal to Supply Saliva DNA Collection Devices Load More Breaking News Enzo Biochem, CLX Health Partner to Support COVID-19 Testing for International Travel Type 1 Diabetes GWAS, Fine-Mapping Leads to New Genetic Loci, Potential Drug Targets LSU Health Sciences Center Wins $2.4M to Lead SARS-CoV-2 Variant Sequencing Program NanoString Technologies, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy Partner on Cell Therapy Project BGI Americas Collaborating With Champions Oncology on Proteomic Cancer Research Personal Genome Diagnostics Inks Cancer Genomic Profiling Deal with Duke University Health System The Scan Missed Early Cases A retrospective analysis of blood samples suggests early SARS-CoV-2 infections may have been missed in the US, the New York Times reports. Limited Journal Editor Diversity A survey finds low diversity among scientific and medical journal editors, according to The Scientist. How Much of a Threat? Science writes that need for a provision aimed at shoring up genomic data security within a new US bill is being questioned. PNAS Papers on Historic Helicobacter Spread, Brain Development, C. difficile RNAs In PNAS this week: Helicobacter genetic diversity gives insight into human migrations, gene expression patterns of brain development, and more.