Diagnostics

News and analysis on diagnostic technologies and applications.

The company said it would use the proceeds of the offering to promote its genetic tests and services, among other things.

Vela said that the Sentosa SQ HIV genotyping assay delivers clinical results with reduced hands-on and turnaround time compared to competitors.

LabCorp will serve as exclusive distributor for OmniSeq's cancer assays and will participate in its Series B financing round.

The Belgian company recently received €3.6 million to develop the signature into a clinical test within the next three years.

The company, which also said it is short on funds, may have to pay $18.3 million to Hudson Bay Master Fund if forebearance is not granted for the default.

Jay Shendure and his colleagues have developed a new method to more comprehensively identify human cell types, the NY Times reports.

Researchers in the UK and Japan have shown that infertility in mice with three sex chromosomes can be overcome, according to the Guardian.

China is embracing preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Nature News reports. 

In PLOS this week: host genetic factors associated with cervical neoplasia progression, population patterns for an ancient flowering rainforest plant, and more.