Sherlock Biosciences Sherlock Biosciences Foundation Grants License to Rokline Health for COVID-19 CRISPR Tests Sherlock Biosciences said that under the agreement, Rokline Health will develop and manufacture high-throughput CRISPR kits in the US. Sherlock Bio Foundation Licenses CRISPR Tech to LogicInk LogicInk said it will use the CRISPR technology to develop an instrument-free diagnostic biosensor for the detection of SARS-CoV-2. Sherlock Bio Foundation Licenses CRISPR Tech to Cooper International, United PPE for COVID-19 Tests The agreements will increase access to testing in Asia through United PPE and in the Middle East through Cooper International, the foundation said. COVID-19 Pandemic Accelerated Development of CRISPR as a Diagnostic Platform in 2020 The pace of development for CRISPR-based infectious disease assays increased as the pandemic progress Sherlock Biosciences Receives $5M Gates Foundation Grant for COVID-19 Self-Test The funding will help the company further develop its INSPECTR molecular diagnostic platform into a test that can be used in various settings. Dec 4, 2020 Sherlock Biosciences Licenses US Dx Rights to CRISPR-Cas12 From Tolo Biotech Nov 18, 2020 Stanford Researchers Combine CRISPR, Microfluidics, Electric Fields for SARS-CoV-2 Dx Premium Sep 21, 2020 Malaria Assays Use CRISPR for Point-of-Care Multispecies Detection Premium Sep 11, 2020 People in the News: New Appointments at CareDx, Sherlock Biosciences, DermTech, More 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.