Listeria Integrated DNA Technologies, Clear Labs Ink Supply Agreement for Food Safety Testing Integrated DNA Technologies said it will act as the primary supplier of next-generation sequencing oligo products for Clear Lab's NGS-based Clear Safety platform. 3M Listeria Assay Approved by Health Canada The test is the first to be approved for the company's second-generation molecular detection system, but can also be run using the first-generation system alongside other existing assays. Health Officials Turn to NGS to Track Foodborne Pathogen Outbreaks Premium The technology is identifying sources of foodborne pathogen outbreaks more quickly and precisely than older technology. CDC Scales Up Use of NGS Technologies, Publishes First WGS Sequencing Data Premium The organization has been scaling up its use of NGS and bioinformatics and a recent NARMS publication is the first of many that will incorporate sequencing data. Roka Bioscience Q1 Revenues Grow 7 Percent The revenue spike was due to an increase in the number of Atlas molecular testing platforms placed with commercial customers. Mar 4, 2016 Roka Bioscience Q4 Revenues Rise 7 Percent Sep 4, 2015 3M Lands AOAC Validation for Listeria Assay Mar 26, 2015 Roka Bio Reports Doubling of Q4 Revenues Dec 11, 2014 Arrayit Signs CRADA with USDA to Develop Food Safety Technology Oct 6, 2014 NZMS, Invisible Sentinel Reach Veriflow Distribution Deal for New Zealand Aug 27, 2014 Applied Markets Watch: DuPont Listeria Assay Premium Aug 25, 2014 DuPont Listeria Assay Gets AOAC Certification Aug 11, 2014 Roka Bio Q2 Revenues More than Double; Leerink Initiates Coverage with Outperform Rating Jul 8, 2014 UPDATE: Roka Eyes Net Proceeds of $78M from Planned IPO May 22, 2014 Roka Bioscience Joins Growing List of MDx Firms Seeking an IPO Oct 9, 2013 Food Safety Dx Firm Sample6 Raises $11M Jul 23, 2013 More Genomes Sequenced by 100K Genome Project May 2, 2013 Applied Markets Watch: Instant Labs Listeria Test; DuPont Salmonella Assay Premium Apr 25, 2013 FDA Evaluating PathoGenetix Platform for Foodborne Pathogen Detection Jul 26, 2012 Canada to Fund Study of Listeria Genome Jul 28, 2011 Roka Bioscience Raises $20M to Commercialize Food Safety Assays, Instruments Premium Mar 2, 2011 Dx Focus: Clinical and Regulatory PCR and Nucleic Acid Testing News: Mar 2, 2011 Premium Breaking News Sequencing Study Uncovers MERS-Related Coronavirus in Swiss Bats Angstrom Bio Raises $3M in Private Financing Eagle Biosciences, Genetic Analysis Ink Distribution Agreement for Gut Microbiota Test Centogene Q1 Revenues Grow More Than Fivefold Driven by COVID-19 Testing Epizyme Partnering With Quest Diagnostics for Lymphoma Mutation Testing Enzo Biochem, CLX Health Partner to Support COVID-19 Testing for International Travel The Scan CDC Calls Delta "Variant of Concern" CNN reports the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now considers the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 to be a "variant of concern." From FDA to Venture Capital Former FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn is taking a position at a venture capital firm, leading some ethicists to raise eyebrows, according to the Washington Post. Consent Questions Nature News writes that there are questions whether informed consent was obtained for some submissions to a database of Y-chromosome profiles. Cell Studies on Multimodal Single-Cell Analysis, Coronaviruses in Bats, Urban Microbiomes In Cell this week: approach to analyze multimodal single-cell genomic data, analysis of bat coronaviruses, and more.