Biofortuna New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SeraCare, Asuragen, Biofortuna, More Biofortuna to Further Commercialize Genotyping Assays With £1.6M Financing The company said that the funds will allow it to take its ReadyPlex rapid blood group genotyping assays into clinical trials and commercialization. In Brief This Week: Foundation Medicine; Exact Sciences; Eurofins Genomics; and More A brief recap of Genetics/Genomics news the week of Oct 7, 2016: SEC, Exact Sciences, Eurofins MWG Operon, Almac Group, California Blood organizations, Stat-Diagnostica, and Biofortuna Biofortuna Closes $2.2M Funding Round The new investment will support an expanding contract business as well as in-house MDx development. Biofortuna Expands Dried PCR Reagents Business Citing Increased Demand from Dx Clients Premium NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Citing increased demand from companies outsourcing freeze-drying of diagnostic kits, molecular diagnostics firm Biofortuna has expanded its PCR reagent lyophilization production service. Feb 25, 2014 Biofortuna Gets FDA OK for Freeze Dried HLA Kits Nov 6, 2013 TriLink, Biofortuna Ink New Licensing Deal for CleanAmp Aug 19, 2013 Biofortuna Nabs $2.0M Investment Jul 27, 2012 In Brief This Week: BD; RainDance Technologies; Shimadzu; Complete Genomics, Ingenuity Systems; Gen9; Gentris; ACGT; BioFortuna Apr 25, 2012 Biofortuna, Abbott Extend Distribution Deal Apr 21, 2011 Abbott to Distribute Biofortuna's Freeze-Dried HLA Typing Kits Premium Apr 19, 2011 Abbott Obtains Rights to Distribute Biofortuna HLA-typing Kits Feb 4, 2011 UK MDx Shop Biofortuna Raises $1.6M, Feb 4, 2011 Sep 30, 2010 Biofortuna Unveils One-Step Freeze-Dried PCR Kit for HLA Market Premium Sep 30, 2010 People in the News: Sep 30, 2010 (rev. 1) Premium Sep 16, 2010 Biofortuna to Use TriLink dNTPs in Diagnostic PCR Kits Premium Sep 14, 2010 Biofortuna to Use TriLink's CleanAmp dNTPs in PCR Kits May 26, 2010 UK MDx Shop Biofortuna Raises $1.6M, May 26, 2010 Nov 17, 2009 Biofortuna to Provide HLA Kits for Lab901's PCR-Based Diagnostic Platform Premium Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.