Gen-Probe's Prodesse ProFast+ flu assay; Diatherix's STD and herpes diagnostic panels; Mira Dx's PreOvar test for ovarian cancer risk; Seegene's MagicPlex Sepsis and Anyplex MDR-TB assays.
The firm said that its test is the first cleared by FDA for molecular detection of HSV.
EraGen Biosciences gets 510(k) clearance for PCR-based HSV IVD; Molecular Detection and Launch Diagnostics launch Detect-Ready MRSA assay.
Quidel said that Diagnostic Hybrids' fluorescent in vitro diagnostic assays would complement Quidel's point-of-care diagnostics for infectious disease and reproductive health.
US National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins says he will avoid male-only speaker panels.
Two patients fell ill, and one subsequently died, following a fecal microbiome transplant that harbored multi-drug-resistant bacteria, according to the New York Times.
Technology Review reports that eGenesis is testing whether organs from genetically modified pigs can be transplanted into monkeys.
In Science this week: almond reference genome, and more.