HBV Hepatitis B Virus Evolution Untangled Using Ancient DNA Using samples from more than 100 ancient individuals, investigators linked hepatitis B virus lineages to ancient hunter-gatherer groups in South America and Eurasia. Bioneer Gets CE Mark for HBV Assay The South Korean company has now received CE marking for its hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and HIV-1 detection kits, which run on its ExiStation system. Co-Diagnostics Joint Venture Gets Clearance in India for Five MDx Tests The clearance covers tests made by the firm's joint venture for manufacturing, CoSara Diagnostics, in its facility in Ranoli, India. Enzo Biochem Fiscal Q4 Revenues Down 8 Percent The company said that the decline in revenues reflected lower industry-wide reimbursement rates under PAMA. Nucleic Acid Extraction System From Systaaq Diagnostic CE Marked The SuperExtract 32 with the SuperExtract Viral Mag NA Purification kit provides high-quality purification of hepatitis and HIV viral nucleic acid. Jun 25, 2019 NeuMoDx Gets CE Mark on Hepatitis B and C Assays Apr 25, 2019 Abbott Positions Alinity Molecular System for Labs Moving Testing to Single Platform Premium Dec 20, 2018 Cepheid HBV Viral Load Test Gets CE-IVD Clearance Dec 18, 2018 Systaaq HBV Assay Receives CE Mark Jun 27, 2018 FDA Approves LabCorp Multiplex PCR Assay for HCV, HIV, HBV May 10, 2018 Studies of Ancient Hepatitis B Reveal Previously Unknown Lineages in Europe Apr 26, 2018 Study Shows cccDNA Detection With Digital PCR Sensitively Detects Hepatitis B Virus Premium Jan 25, 2018 FDA Grants Approval for Hologic Hepatitis B Viral Load Assay Jan 4, 2018 Researchers Reconstruct Hepatitis B Virus Genome from 16th Century Mummy Apr 5, 2017 Vela Diagnostics Quantitative Hepatitis B Test Gets CE-IVD Mark Breaking News People in the News at Pacific Biosciences, Metabolon, NeoGenomics, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Tethis, Invitae, PerkinElmer, More In Brief This Week: Thermo Fisher Scientific, Bruker, Quantum-Si, BioMérieux, More Luminex Obtains CE Marking for MDx Panel to Detect Flu A/B, RSV, COVID-19 Palmetto Finalizes Positive LCD for Prostate Cancer Risk Tests Gene Expression, Histology Reveal Clues for Targeted Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment The Scan Call for a Different Tack Experts weigh the value of recent experiments testing genetically modified pig kidneys using brain-dead individuals, according to Nature News. Wastewater Warning The New York Times reports that wastewater surveillance in some parts of the US point to a possible surge. Can't Get in the Program Due to the Northern Ireland protocol dispute, the European Union is preventing UK researchers from joining the Horizon Europe research program, the Times of London reports. Science Paper on Spatial-Controlled Genome Editing In Science this week: approach to enable a CRISPR-Cas13a-based system to be used as a cancer therapy.