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 In Ongoing False Advertising Suit, Judge Allows Natera Counterclaims Against Guardant Health Centogene Strikes Rare Disease Target Discovery Deal With Insilico Medicine Dilated Cardiomyopathy Gene Mutations Point to Possible Therapeutic Strategy Ginkgo Bioworks Acquires Massachusetts COVID-19 Testing Firm Mainz Biomed Taps DCN Dx to Aid European Study of Enhanced ColoAlert Assay Parse Biosciences Partners With Research Instruments for Southeast Asia Distribution The Scan Transplant Tests Edited Pig Kidneys The Associated Press reports a University of Alabama-Birmingham team transplanted genetically modified pig kidneys into a brain-dead human patient. UK Changes Some Gene-Edited Crop Rules A new law may enable gene-edited crops to be sold in the UK within about five years, New Scientist says. Pill Works Against Omicron in Lab Pfizer's antiviral pill to treat SARS-CoV-2 appears to work against the Omicron variant, the Wall Street Journal reports. Nature Papers Find Genetic Risk Factor for Smell, Taste Loss in COVID-19; Analyze TB Granulomas In Nature this week: genome-wide association study find locus linked to the risk COVID-19 patients losing their sense of taste or smell, and more.