Close Menu

More articles about Business News

The tests were developed by Psomagen, Acupath Laboratories, and BioTNS, and the nasal swab self-collection kit is offered by Kroger Health.

The companies will combine the Binx io diagnostic platform with Sherlock Bio's CRISPR technology to create an easy-to-use rapid test for the point of care.

RenalytixAI's flagship product is KidneyIntelX, which applies artificial intelligence to patient data to aid in the treatment of progressive kidney disease.

Cowen said that Hologic is on track to more than double its Panther system placements to about 500 this year, driven by SARS-CoV-2 test demand.

The firm said in an SEC document that it received an FDA warning letter in connection with the agency's requirements for its Verigene SP instrument.

The PCR-based test is based on the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's CDC 2019-Novel Coronavirus Real-Time RT-PCR Diagnostic Panel.

The company will use the funds to support its growth in the custom probiotics market, scale delivery of its products, and publish new studies.

The test is based on the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's SARS-CoV-2 panel and detects two regions of the virus' nucleocapsid gene.

FBB Biomed, cofounded by a diagnostics industry veteran, is attempting to develop a blood RNA test to predict COVID-19 disease severity.

Both tests are authorized for use by any laboratory CLIA certified to perform high-complexity tests, according to the FDA.

The investment bank said CareDx's products are gaining traction and that the stock is positioned for 20 percent to 30 percent growth over the next few years.

The firm used the new loan to pay off an older $7.0 million loan and a $3.0 million promissory note held by Qiagen North American Holdings.

For the three months ended March 31, the firm reported revenues of $9.2 million, up from $6.0 million in the year-ago quarter and beating the consensus Wall Street estimate of $8.9 million.

Both PCR-based tests are designed to detect SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid in upper respiratory specimens and may only be performed by their developers.

The cancer molecular diagnostics firm said it will use the proceeds from the offering to support its R&D activities and for general corporate purposes.

For the three months ended March 31, Rutherford, New Jersey-based Cancer Genetics posted revenues of $1.4 million versus $1.8 million in Q1 2019. 

The two PCR-based tests are designed to detect SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid in respiratory samples including nasopharyngeal swabs and bronchoalveolar lavage specimens.

Among the brands comprising Calibre are Alpha-Tec Systems, EdgeBio, Microlytic, Molecular Dimensions, and NexTal, which it acquired from Qiagen earlier this year.

Gencurix' RT-PCR-based test detects SARS-CoV-2's Orf1-ab and RdRP genes, while Laihe's assay is designed to detect antibodies against the virus.

Molecular Assemblies will combine its chemistries with Codexis' enzyme improvement platform in order to create a process for the enzymatic synthesis of DNA.

Pages

In Nature this week: tuatara genome sequence aids in understanding amniote evolution, and more.

The founder of MeTooSTEM, BethAnn McLaughlin, created a Twitter account purported to be that of an LGBTQ Native American professor at Arizona State University, the New York Times writes.

Novavax reports its candidate SARS-CoV-2 vaccine leads to immune responses, according to the Sydney Morning Herald.

Gene length is associated with lifespan in a comparative genomics study appearing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that draws on the whale shark genome.