OraSure Technologies OraSure Stock Ticks Up on Rumor of Declined Quidel Acquisition Offer The firm's stock price rose as much as nearly 12 percent on Monday following a report saying that it had rejected a takeover bid from Quidel. OraSure Technologies Q1 Revenues Jump 85 Percent The firm announced that it has submitted a COVID-19 antigen test for Emergency Use Authorization review by the US Food and Drug Administration. OraSure Technologies Q4 Revenues Rise 27 Percent, Beat Analysts' Estimate The firm attributed its quarterly and annual revenue gains primarily to sales of COVID-19 testing sample collection devices. OraSure Saliva Collection Device Gets Canada Authorization for COVID-19 Testing The device also has Emergency Use Authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration and has CE marking for in vitro diagnostic use. DNA Genotek Gets FDA Emergency Use Authorization for Saliva Collection Devices The saliva collection devices are designed for use with third-party SARS-CoV-2 tests or home/self-collection kits and are not intended for sale to patients. Oct 19, 2020 Coronavirus Testing Specimen Collection Devices From DNA Genotek, Clinical Enterprises Get FDA EUAs Aug 27, 2020 As Abbott Stock Rises on EUA for Antigen Test, Competitors' Shares Take a Hit Aug 21, 2020 Evercore ISI Initiates Coverage of OraSure Technologies With Outperform Rating Aug 5, 2020 OraSure Technologies Q2 Revenues Drop 25 Percent, Miss Analysts Estimates Jun 19, 2020 New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: LGC SeraCare, Novacyt, OraSure DNA Genotek Jun 8, 2020 FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorizations for Phosphorus Diagnostics, Genetron Coronavirus Tests Jun 3, 2020 OraSure Technologies Prices $82.5M Stock Offering May 22, 2020 P23 Labs Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization for SARS-CoV-2 Test May 6, 2020 OraSure Technologies Q1 Revenues Rise 5 Percent Feb 19, 2020 OraSure Technologies Q4 Revenues Down 1 Percent Jan 22, 2020 M&A Deals in MDx/Omics Research Tools Space Up 13 Percent in 2019 Premium Jan 22, 2020 OraSure's DNA Genotek Gets FDA Clearance for Sample Collection Kits Jan 16, 2020 JP Morgan Healthcare Day 3: Exact Sciences, NanoString, Natera, Horizon, Accelerate Dx, GenMark, More Dec 17, 2019 Prescient Metabiomics, CoreBiome Developing Microbial Assay for Colon Cancer Screening Nov 7, 2019 OraSure Strives for End-to-End Presence in Microbiome Market with Diversigen Buy Premium Nov 6, 2019 OraSure Q3 Revenues Fall 22 Percent; Firm Announces $12M All-Cash Buy of Diversigen Aug 23, 2019 In Brief This Week: Neogen, Bio-Rad, Orasure Jan 4, 2019 OraSure Technologies Acquires CoreBiome, Novosanis Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.