SeraCare New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SomaLogic, LGC SeraCare, LexaGene, More NIST Creating Reference Material for SARS-CoV-2 Diagnostic Assay Developers Premium The agency is providing the material freely and asking for feedback, so it can fix possible problems before more widely disseminating it to labs and companies. New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: LGC SeraCare, Novacyt, OraSure DNA Genotek Private Equity Firms Cinven, Astorg to Acquire LGC LGC provides customers across multiple markets with reference materials, proficiency testing, oligonucleotides, genomics reagents, and instrumentation. New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SeraCare, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Genome Medical, More May 24, 2019 Multi-Site Study Tests Power of Commercial Reference Materials in Comparing Liquid Biopsy Assays Premium Apr 12, 2019 In Brief This Week: FDA, PreventionGenetics, Twist Bioscience, and More Apr 2, 2019 Bayer, Loxo Next-Generation TRK Inhibitor Shows Promising Activity in AACR Study Premium Nov 26, 2018 LGC Acquires SeraCare Life Sciences, Expands Into Clinical Quality Control Market Oct 29, 2018 SeraCare Inks Deal to Offer AccuRef Reference Materials Oct 26, 2018 New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: MGI, Lucence Diagnostics, SeraCare, More Sep 14, 2018 Survey Finds QC Best Practices in Clinical Genomics Still Developing Jul 27, 2018 New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SeraCare, Asuragen, Biofortuna, More Apr 20, 2018 In Brief This Week: SeraCare; Human Longevity; CareDx; Interpace Diagnostics; and More Apr 13, 2018 Clinically Validated NGS Assays Miss Challenging But Important Variants, Study Finds Breaking News Dilated Cardiomyopathy Gene Mutations Point to Possible Therapeutic Strategy Ginkgo Bioworks Acquires Massachusetts COVID-19 Testing Firm Mainz Biomed Taps DCN Dx to Aid European Study of Enhanced ColoAlert Assay Parse Biosciences Partners With Research Instruments for Southeast Asia Distribution Thermo Fisher, Oncocyte Ink Development, Comarketing Deal for Cancer IVDs Yourgene Health Enters Three-Year £5M Term Loan Facility The Scan And a Fourth? A fourth dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in an Israeli study increased antibody levels but did not prevent Omicron variant infections, according to the Financial Times. For Better Science Software A virtual institute funded by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt's philanthropy aims to lure software engineers to academia, Science reports. Recommendation Explanations The New York Times writes that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is straining to both make and explain decisions based on limited information. Genome Research Papers on De Novo Mutation Rates, Polyploid Genotyping, Oncogene Epigenomic Translocation In Genome Research this week: de novo mutations rates in hemoglobin subunits, analysis of variant calling methods for polyploid plants, and more.