periodontal disease Medieval Villagers' Diets, Dental Health Analyzed Through Metaproteomic Profiling Researchers at the University of Copenhagen used mass spectrometry to analyze dental plaque from 21 individuals recovered from a medieval Danish gravesite. Orig3n's Purchase of Interleukin's CLIA Lab May Appease CMS, But Some Question Plans for Test Assets Premium A number of experts have questioned the clinical validity underlying Interleukin's tests and hope Orig3n will not revive them. Dental Association Advances Resolution on Genetic Test Validity The American Dental Association wants insurers and test manufacturers to show genetic testing is scientifically valid before they're used to determine coverage eligibility. Interleukin Genetics to Liquidate Assets The announcement comes three weeks after Interleukin said it was laying off 63 percent of its workforce and suspending sales of a controversial genetic test. Controversial Gum Disease Risk Test Highlights Precision Medicine Marketing, Regulatory Issues Geneticists and periodontists point to financial conflicts, the lack of genetics knowhow, and regulatory gaps for the availability of a test they say should have never come to market. Jul 4, 2017 Interleukin Shutting Down Genetic Testing Program, Lays Off Staff Dec 15, 2016 Johns Hopkins Team Identifies Link Between Periodontal Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis Mar 24, 2015 Divergent Findings on Interleukin Gum Disease Risk Test Raise Questions about Clinical Use Premium Mar 20, 2015 Interleukin Posts Q4 Revenue Drop as It Continues Commercial Push for PerioPredict Dec 24, 2014 Interleukin Genetics Secures $10M in Financing Jun 11, 2014 University of Buffalo Wins $4M for Study of Oral Microbiome, Periodontal Disease Apr 22, 2014 New York Conditionally Approves Interleukin to Provide Genetic Test for Periodontal Disease Feb 27, 2014 Genomics in the Journals: Arrays 2014.02.27 Nov 15, 2012 Carpegen Debuts POC MDx System; Seeks Partners to Move Beyond Periodontal Testing Premium Apr 11, 2012 With Large Study, Interleukin Hopes to Drive Adoption, Reimbursement of Dx for Personalized Dental Care Premium Aug 12, 2010 Interleukin Genetics, U of Michigan Team Up to Study Periodontal Disease Markers Dec 7, 2009 New York Clears Interleukin Genetics' Dental Test Breaking News FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants Geisinger Wins $5M NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Genetic Diagnostic Tool Second Genome, Virginia Commonwealth University Partner on NASH Biomarker Discovery LGC Receives CE Mark for AccuPlex SARS-CoV-2, Flu A/B, RSV Reference Material Kit Esophageal Cancer Testing Firm Lucid Diagnostics Files For IPO Twist Bioscience, DeepCDR Collaborate on Antibody Library Design The Scan Booster for At-Risk The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for people over 65 or at increased risk. Preprints OK to Mention Again Nature News reports the Australian Research Council has changed its new policy and now allows preprints to be cited in grant applications. Hundreds of Millions More to Share The US plans to purchase and donate 500 million additional SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses, according to the Washington Post. Nature Papers Examine Molecular Program Differences Influencing Neural Cells, Population History of Polynesia In Nature this week: changes in molecular program during embryonic development leads to different neural cell types, and more.