The company has also developed software that will enable automated melt curve analysis on Cepheid's existing GeneXpert platforms.
The company, which is collaborating with Myeloma Crowd, will use the newly-licensed minicircle DNA technology to develop therapies for multiple myeloma.
The Screen Project is a new initiative started by researchers in the WCH Familial Breast Cancer Research Unit to test men and women for BRCA1 and BRCA2.
The test for cervical cancer screening previously received the IVD mark and US Food and Drug Administration approval on the Cobas 4800 system.
At the ACMG annual conference in Phoenix last week, several labs and companies discussed their efforts in healthy genome sequencing.
The White House has created a list of cuts, including to the NIH, that could be in a budget bill for this year.
The US National Institutes of Health is to allow applicants to cite preprints just as they would any other research paper, ScienceInsider reports.
Two manuscript pages handwritten by Charles Darwin are going on the auction block, according to the Los Angeles Times.
In PNAS this week: tool to track transcriptome-wide binding, evidence of balancing selection on behavior-linked genes, and more.