Salmonella Ancient Salmonella Genomes Reveal Human Lifestyle-Related Host Adaptations By sequencing ancient Salmonella enterica isolates, investigators retraced the history of the bug in humans transitioning to pastoral and agricultural lifestyles. Clear Labs Turns to Nanopore Sequencing for Food Safety Testing Premium The firm claims that its Clear Safety platform will help food safety professionals detect food-borne pathogens and prevent outbreaks across the US. Cholesterol-Regulating Gene Variant Found to Affect Bacterial Infection Susceptibility Scientists at Duke University have found that a gene variant that affects cholesterol levels can potentially increase a patient's risk of contracting typhoid fever. Great Basin Receives FDA Clearance for Stool Bacterial Pathogens Panel The firm said that a number of hospitals and labs are expected to evaluate the panel, presenting it with about a $2.0 million annual revenue opportunity. 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. Aug 22, 2016 Genomic Analysis Uncovers Three Salmonella Enteritidis Lineages Feb 25, 2016 MALDI-Based Fatty Acid Profiling Offers Infectious Disease Dx Potential Premium Jan 20, 2016 Simultaneous Analysis of Host, Pathogen Transcripts Highlights Infection Features Mar 26, 2015 Roka Bio Reports Doubling of Q4 Revenues Dec 11, 2014 Arrayit Signs CRADA with USDA to Develop Food Safety Technology Oct 9, 2014 Eureka Genomics, Beef Cooperative to Tackle Cattle Health Risk Management Oct 6, 2014 NZMS, Invisible Sentinel Reach Veriflow Distribution Deal for New Zealand 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 Jun 5, 2014 Applied Markets Watch: 3M Salmonella Assay Premium May 22, 2014 Roka Bioscience Joins Growing List of MDx Firms Seeking an IPO May 22, 2014 Applied Markets Watch: EnviroLogix Salmonella Assay Gets AOAC Certification Premium Feb 27, 2014 Cobb Invests $1M in Roslin Institute for Poultry Genomics Partnership Sep 30, 2013 USDA-ARS Evaluating PathoGenetix Technology for Foodborne Pathogen Identification Sep 12, 2013 Applied Market Watch: Qiagen Mericon Salmonella Kit Gets Expanded AOAC Certification Premium Sep 12, 2013 Study Suggests Epidemic Salmonella Strain Rarely Swapped Between Animal, Human Populations Jul 23, 2013 More Genomes Sequenced by 100K Genome Project Jun 6, 2013 Applied Markets Watch: Thermo Fisher SureTect Salmonella Premium 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 Load More 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.