Advanced Cell Diagnostics New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More RNA Hybridization, Multiplex Assays Central to Bio-Techne's Growth Plans Premium The firm's CEO said he's seeing significant growth in research applications from its RNA in-situ hybridization technology, and sees potential for its use in clinical settings. Bio-Techne Acquires Advanced Cell Diagnostics for $250M Bio-Techne has also agreed to pay up to an additional $75 million if Advanced Cell Diagnostics achieves certain milestones. Leica Biosystems, Advanced Cell Diagnostics Partner to Develop Dx Tests With RNAscope Technology The companies plan to combine ACD's RNAscope in situ hybridization assays with Leica's clinical advanced staining instruments to develop tissue-based diagnostics. ACD Raises $22M in Equity Financing The company will use the financing to accelerate its entry into the research and clinical diagnostics markets and to launch new technology platforms. Apr 16, 2015 Flagship Bio, ACD Collaborate on use of RNA Biomarker Technology for Clinical Trials Mar 9, 2015 Merrimack to use ACD's RNAscope to Evaluate NSCLC Drug Candidate Nov 10, 2014 ACD Announces Preferred Partnership with MicroMatrices Nov 4, 2014 Aquila-Histoplex Named ACD's First European RNAscope Certified Service Provider Oct 16, 2014 In Battle of HPV Assays, Opinions Differ on Relative Importance of Sensitivity and Genotyping Premium Oct 7, 2014 ACD Nabs $1.4M SBIR Grant to Develop, Validate Technology for B-cell non-Hodgkin Lymphomas Sep 15, 2014 Advanced Cell Diagnostics Establishing European Subsidiary Sep 12, 2014 Advanced Cell Diagnostics Preps HPV Assay for Launch, Seeks Entry into Clinical Dx Market Aug 13, 2014 Leica Bio, ACD Ink Co-marketing Agreement Aug 11, 2014 Advanced Cell Diagnostics Receives ISO Certification Nov 8, 2013 Advanced Cell Dx Names Genoptix as Certified Service Provider Oct 23, 2013 Kindstar, ACD Partner on RNA-based MDx Sep 30, 2013 Life Tech Distributing Advanced Cell Diagnostics' RNA Biomarker Technology Jan 29, 2013 Paired Ends: Evangeline Gonzalez Premium Nov 1, 2012 Advanced Cell Diagnostics Raises $12M in Series B Round Jun 7, 2012 Bioké Inks Distribution Deal for Advanced Cell Diagnostics Products in Benelux Region Jan 18, 2012 Ventana's Growing Companion Dx Focus Mirrors Parent Roche's Investment in Personalized Rx Premium Dec 13, 2011 Ventana Teams with Advanced Cell Diagnostics on Assay Systems Mar 31, 2011 ACD, Definiens Co-developing Tool for RNA Quantification Nov 5, 2010 MDx Firms Get $9M in NCI Bridge Grants Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.