Next month, Toxic Reports plans to fully launch the pathogen identification platform developed by PathoGenetix, which went belly up in the summer. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – PathoGenetix has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in US Bankruptcy Court District of Massachusetts.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PathoGenetix said today that it has tapped Sparton to design and manufacture pre-commercial instruments for its Resolution Microbial Genotyping System for detecting microbial pathogens in food.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PathoGenetix today said that Marshfield Food Safety will evaluate and provide feedback on PathoGenetix's Resolution Microbial Genotyping System.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PathoGenetix today announced it has secured $10 million in Series C financing to further commercialization efforts for its Genome Sequence Scanning technology.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sequencing technology firm PathoGenetix has raised $3.6 million, it said in a regulatory filing.

This article was originally published Oct. 7.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PathoGenetix and the US Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service announced late on Monday the evaluation of PathoGenetix's technology for identifying strains of Shiga-toxin-producing E. coli, or STECs, and Salmonella enterica.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PathoGenetix and Applied Maths today announced a deal to integrate each other's technologies into a solution for rapid pathogen strain typing.


Robert Redfield is floated as the next director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Washington Post reports.

The New York Times writes that the National Institutes of Health's All of Us Research Program is "ambitious" and that some are concerned it might be overly so.

Representative Lamar Smith's criticism of the National Science Foundation has "changed the nature of the conversation," according to ScienceInsider.

In PLOS this week: non-coding RNA function in yeast, transcriptomic profiles of malaria parasites, and more.