BioReference Laboratories BioReference Labs Acquires US Ariosa Lab NIPT Business From Roche The business will complement BioReference's specialty health division GenPath, which offers a noninvasive prenatal screening test. Increased Testing Revenues Boost Opko Health Q2 Revenues 47 Percent The firm saw increases in SARS-CoV-2, clinical, and genomic testing and processed approximately 2.8 million COVID-19 PCR tests. Opko Health Q1 Revenues More Than Double Due to COVID-19 Test Demand The company reported revenues of $545.2 million compared to $211.5 million in the year-ago quarter, primarily driven by COVID-19 testing. BioReference Labs Inks Deal to Provide Rapid PCR, Point-of-Care COVID-19 Testing for MLB The firm is using Mesa Biotech's Accula system for the testing, beginning Thursday, the start of the 2021 MLB season. Opko Health Q4 Revenues More Than Double Thanks to COVID-19 Testing The company's service revenues increased 157 percent to $457.9 million due to significant COVID-19 testing volumes, slightly offset by lower base business volumes. Dec 20, 2020 How Will Labs Use Expanded Molecular Testing Capacities Post-COVID-19? Premium Oct 30, 2020 Opko Health Q3 Revenues Up 87 Percent Aug 12, 2020 GeneDx Inks Neonatal Genomic Services Deal With Pediatrix Medical Group Mar 14, 2020 Trump Administration Highlights Role of Private Sector in Effort to Increase Coronavirus Testing Mar 13, 2020 BioReference Partners With NY State to Provide Drive-Through SARS-CoV-2 Testing Mar 5, 2020 Commercial Labs Step up Coronavirus Test Efforts After FDA Guidance Dec 6, 2019 Local Coverage Determinations Roundup: Transplant Genomics, Opko Health Apr 3, 2019 NIPT Laboratories Don't Follow All ACMG Recommendations for Reporting, Patient Education Aug 28, 2018 BioReference Labs' GenPath to Participate in NCI-MATCH Jun 22, 2018 Some Stakeholders Not on Board With Draft Bill on New Dx Regulatory Framework Premium Jan 12, 2018 GeneDx, Radboud UMC Collaborate on Research Into Neurodevelopmental Disorders Nov 22, 2017 Longstanding Genetic Testing Website GeneTests Closing Sep 19, 2017 BioReference, The Garage Form Alliance to Advance Patient Care Jun 7, 2017 UC Health to Have Expanded Access to GeneDx Tests Apr 24, 2017 Diaceutics Inks Deal for BioReference Labs Dx Data Jan 10, 2017 Natera Terminates Bio-Reference Labs NIPT Distribution Agreement Jan 4, 2017 Genetic Testing Firms Establish NIPT Advocacy Organization Jan 4, 2017 Natera Files Suit Against Bio-Reference Laboratories for Breach of Contract Nov 7, 2016 Opko Q3 Revenues Up 108 Percent on Strength of BioReference Sales Oct 11, 2016 Integrating Molecular Tests With EMRs Seen as Essential to Advancing Precision Diagnostics Premium Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.