Myconostica Lab21 Sells Certain Assets, Including Fungal MDx Products, to Trinity Biotech Premium Irish clinical diagnostics company Trinity Biotech has acquired the blood bank screening and certain molecular assets of UK-based personalized medicine and clinical diagnostics firm Lab21, the companies said today. Lab21 to Develop Aspergillus Assay for Second IVD Company Premium By Ben Butkus Lab21 to Use Cooperative Diagnostics' Informatics, RT-PCR Chemistry to Expand MDx Pipeline Premium By Ben Butkus BD Diagnostics, Lab21 Developing Aspergillus MDx for BD Max Platform Premium BD Diagnostics, a segment of Becton Dickinson, and Lab 21 will develop the real-time PCR-based test as an in vitro diagnostic product. Lab21 Gains Array-Based Pathogen-Detection Tests through Myconostica Buy Premium The acquisition gives Lab21 access to its first set of nucleic acid-based assays, including a growing menu of RT-PCR and microarray-based tests. May 23, 2011 Lab21 Buys Fungal Molecular Diagnostics Firm Myconostica Apr 7, 2011 Dx Focus Apr 7, 2011: Clinical and Regulatory PCR and Nucleic Acid Testing News Premium Dec 9, 2010 Dx Focus Dec 9, 2010: Clinical and Regulatory PCR and Nucleic Acid Testing News Premium Sep 28, 2010 UK's Myconostica Plans New Arrays to Diagnose Fungal Infections Premium Sep 16, 2010 Dx Focus Sep 16, 2010: Clinical and Regulatory PCR and Nucleic Acid Testing News Premium Sep 9, 2010 Dx Focus Sep 9, 2010: Clinical and Regulatory PCR and Nucleic Acid Testing News Premium Aug 12, 2010 Dx Focus Aug 12, 2010: Clinical and Regulatory PCR and Nucleic Acid Testing News Premium Jul 19, 2010 Medac Completes Funding to UK Fungal Dx Firm Myconostica Jan 21, 2010 Dx Focus: Clinical and Regulatory PCR and Nucleic Acid Testing News: Jan 21, 2010 Premium Jan 13, 2010 Myconostica Gets OK to Sell Fungal Dx in Canada Breaking News GenXys, Helix Partner to Provide Clinical Decision Support for PGx Testing Persephone Biosciences, Janssen Biotech Ink Biomarker Discovery Agreement Personal Genome Diagnostics, Cleveland Clinic Join Forces to Advance Liquid Biopsy PhenoTips Raises C$2.5M in Seed Funding Fauna Bio Raises $9M in Seed Money Phosphorus Wins Conditional New York State Approval for GeneCompass Consumer Test The Scan Two J&J Doses Johnson & Johnson says two doses of its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine provides increased protection against symptomatic COVID-19, CNN reports. Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Response in Kids The Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in a lower-dose format appears to generate an immune response among children, according to the Washington Post. Chicken Changes to Prevent Disease The Guardian writes that researchers are looking at gene editing chickens to help prevent future pandemics. PNAS Papers on Siberian Dog Ancestry, Insect Reproduction, Hippocampal Neurogenesis In PNAS this week: ancestry and admixture among Siberian dogs, hormone role in fruit fly reproduction, and more.