Biomatrica Exact Sciences Q2 Revenues Up 35 Percent, Buoyed by COVID-19 Testing Sales The firm reported that revenues from screening products fell 34 percent year over year, but that it took in $34.6 million in revenues from COVID-19 testing. Exact Sciences Acquires Sample Preservation Technology Provider Biomatrica Biomatrica's sample collection tubes ensure quality preservation of circulating tumor DNA and cells, promoting high-quality liquid biopsy results, Exact said. Biomatrica Gets CE-IVD Marks for Sample Collection Tubes The tubes enable noninvasive collection and preservation of biomarkers, such as circulating or total nucleic acids, and protein and cellular biomarkers. Biomatrica Wins $1M Grant to Create Biobank Prototype for US Army NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Biomatrica has received a $1 million grant to develop a blueprint and functional prototype of an ambient temperature biobank for the US Army. Microbiologics Licenses Biomatrica Technology for Molecular Controls NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Microbiologics today announced it has licensed Biomatrica's technology for use in its molecular controls for rapid diagnostic instruments and assays. Jun 26, 2014 People in the News: New Board Member, VP at Biomatrica Premium Jan 13, 2014 Sigma-Aldrich to Distribute Biomatrica's Biospecimen Storage Products Jan 8, 2014 Biomatrica, ATCC Sign Licensing Deal Dec 13, 2013 In Brief This Week: Veracyte; Danaher; Insight Genetics; Quest Diagnostics; RayBiotech; Biomatrica, Cambio; Seahorse Bioscience Dec 6, 2012 Biomatrica Nabs $5M Financing to Back New Sample-Storage Product Development Premium Dec 6, 2012 Biomatrica Raises $5M in Financing Jun 7, 2012 Product Watch: Biomatrica's DNA Preservation Products; Mo Bio's PowerMag DNA Isolation Kits Premium Jul 28, 2011 Biomatrica Inks CRADA with USAMRIID for Room-Temp Sample Management Premium Jun 2, 2011 Biomatrica's Pact with SAIC-Frederick to Focus on RNA Sample Prep in Cancer Research Premium Jun 2, 2011 People in the News: Jun 2, 2011 Premium May 31, 2011 SAIC-Frederick, Biomatrica Partner on Nucleic Acid Isolation Feb 24, 2011 In-Q-Tel Invests in Biomatrica to Develop Room-Temp Biosample-Storage Tech for Intelligence Industry Premium May 12, 2010 Biomatrica Launches Partner Program for Room-Temp Nucleic Acid Storage Premium Dec 10, 2009 Product Watch: Dec 10, 2009 Premium Jul 9, 2009 Sorenson Foundation Using Biomatrica Storage for DNA Samples Breaking News FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants Geisinger Wins $5M NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Genetic Diagnostic Tool Second Genome, Virginia Commonwealth University Partner on NASH Biomarker Discovery LGC Receives CE Mark for AccuPlex SARS-CoV-2, Flu A/B, RSV Reference Material Kit Esophageal Cancer Testing Firm Lucid Diagnostics Files For IPO Twist Bioscience, DeepCDR Collaborate on Antibody Library Design The Scan Booster for At-Risk The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for people over 65 or at increased risk. Preprints OK to Mention Again Nature News reports the Australian Research Council has changed its new policy and now allows preprints to be cited in grant applications. Hundreds of Millions More to Share The US plans to purchase and donate 500 million additional SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses, according to the Washington Post. Nature Papers Examine Molecular Program Differences Influencing Neural Cells, Population History of Polynesia In Nature this week: changes in molecular program during embryonic development leads to different neural cell types, and more.