Researchers found that metagenomic sequencing is better than fecal culture at identifying antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in pediatric patients.
The firm postponed the launch to enhance Omni's capabilities, in the meantime focusing on opportunities in near-patient testing for its GeneXpert system.
The data, presented at AACR by researchers from Novartis and Foundation Medicine, show that targeted NGS panels can be used to predict genome-wide mutational load.
The company said that it intends to use the proceeds of the stock and warrant offering for working capital, as well as general corporate purposes.
Both institutions aim to develop novel liquid biopsy approaches that would improve physicians' ability to diagnose, monitor, and treat cancer patients.
In Science this week: role for RNA splicing in genetic variation, and more.
An advocacy group sues the US Food and Drug Administration over redactions of information about advisory committee members, Stat News reports.
Mexico is trying to lure young genomics researchers back home with their own labs, Science reports.
A molecular autopsy has aided a woman's search for why sudden cardiac death has stalked her family, the Wall Street Journal reports.