NeoGen In Brief This Week: LineaRx, OncoCyte, Vela Diagnostics, CosmosID, More News items for the week of Feb. 3, 2020. Neogen, Gencove Form Animal Genomics Alliance The deal follows a number of recent acquisitions in the animal genomics space for Neogen including Canadian animal genomics firm Delta Genomics Centre. In Brief This Week: Neogen, Bio-Rad, Orasure Neogen this week announced that its NeoSeek genetic test for Shiga toxin-producing strains of Escherichia coli (STEC) has received validation from AOAC. Neogen Acquires Canadian Animal Genomics Firm Delta Genomics Edmonton-based Delta Genomics Centre becomes Neogen's fifth animal genomics laboratory, joining ones in Australia, Brazil, Scotland, and the US. Neogen Acquires Australian Animal Genomics Lab The lab is a major genetic testing supplier to all 27 of Australia's major beef cattle associations, and provides services for other farm animals. Apr 27, 2016 Neogen Acquires Brazilian Animal Genomics Firm Deoxi Jul 10, 2015 Neogen's Listeria Assay AOAC Approved Jul 7, 2015 Illumina to Market, Sell Neogen GeneSeek Arrays for Genotyping Livestock Jun 9, 2015 Illumina Capitalizes on Cattle Breeders Adopting SNP Chips for Genomic Selection Premium Sep 18, 2014 Merck to Market Neogen Dairy Genomic Tests Aug 22, 2014 Beef Cattle Association Chooses GeneSeek for Genomic Profiling Services May 12, 2014 VHLGenetics to Resell GeneSeek Animal Genomic Tests in Europe Jan 29, 2013 GeneSeek Sees 'Double-Digit' Growth in Demand for Agrigenomics SNP Array Services Premium Jan 2, 2013 Neogen Acquires Scidera Genomics Sep 4, 2012 Experts See Shift in Agbio Market as Some Researchers Adopt Sequencing, Others Stick with Arrays Premium May 9, 2012 Genetic Technologies, GeneSeek Settle Patent Dispute May 2, 2012 Applied Markets News: IntegenX, Life Technologies, 3M Food Safety, and Neogen Premium Jan 24, 2012 GeneSeek to Expand Menu of Ag Chips in Bid to Bring 'Genomics to the Masses' Premium Aug 22, 2011 GeneSeek to Handle Genotyping in 'Supershedder' E. coli Study May 26, 2011 Genetic Technologies Sues 10 Firms Alleging Patent Infringement Feb 2, 2011 Ag-bio Researchers Designing SNP Chips for Plant and Animal Breeding as Sequencers Churn Out Data Premium Jan 18, 2011 GeneSeek Implements New Affymetrix High-Density Bovine Chip to Appeal to Beef Industry Premium Apr 6, 2010 Looking to Grow Agbio Business, Neogen Buys GeneSeek for $13.8M Premium Apr 1, 2010 Neogen Buys GeneSeek for $13.8M 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.