sepsis With Finder Platform, Baebies Works to Expand Options for Neonatal Dx Testing Premium The instrument, which is undergoing the FDA clearance process, has the capability to do PCR testing, clinical chemistry, and immunoassays. T2 Biosystems Advancing Pipeline, Accelerating Instrument Placement Strategy Premium The company is working to transition its instruments sold in the US from COVID-19 testing to sepsis testing and increase its installed base. CARB-X Awards GenomeKey Up to $9.5M to Develop Rapid Diagnostic Test for Sepsis GenomeKey's technology combines methods to separate bacterial and human DNA, next-generation sequencing, and machine learning. Baebies Awarded up to $11.6M in CARB-X Funding for Neonatal Sepsis Test The rapid, point-of-care test is being developed to run on the Durham, North Carolina-based company's Finder digital microfluidics instrument. Inflammatix Raises $102M in Series D Financing to Continue Development of Immune-Response Tests The firm said it will use the financing to develop and commercialize its immune response gene-expression diagnostic tests. Mar 4, 2021 T2 Biosystems Q4 Revenues Jump 152 Percent on Strong Product Sales Feb 26, 2021 GenMark Diagnostics Seeing Continued Demand for Respiratory Panels, Plans 510(k) Submission Premium Jan 27, 2021 T2 Biosystems Preliminary Q4 Revenues Grow 155 Percent, Miss Estimates Jan 21, 2021 Molzym, Fraunhofer Developing Rapid Direct-From-Sample Sepsis Diagnostic Platform and Test Premium Nov 4, 2020 T2 Biosystems Q3 Revenues Triple, Beat Estimates Nov 4, 2020 Biocartis to Invest in IVD Partnerships Following Termination of Genomic Health Deal Premium Nov 3, 2020 Biocartis Collaborating With GeneproDx, Endpoint Health on Tests for Idylla Platform Oct 15, 2020 Scanogen Developing Direct-From-Blood Infection Test That Could Provide Results in 90 Minutes Premium Oct 8, 2020 Inflammatix Moving Into Coronavirus Test Market With Gene Expression Host Response Platform Premium Sep 1, 2020 Immunexpress, Biocartis to Roll Out Sepsis Test in Europe Ahead of Planned US Launch Premium Aug 13, 2020 HelixBind Aims to Circumvent Culture With Rapid Technology to Detect Bloodstream Infections Premium Aug 11, 2020 T2 Biosystems Q2 Revenues Up 41 Percent, Beat Estimates Jul 20, 2020 Sepset Biosciences Leveraging COVID-19 Patient Samples in Study to Validate Sepsis Test Premium Jul 1, 2020 T2 Biosystems Preliminary Q2 Revenues Up About 40 Percent; Firm Launches COVID-19 Test Jun 16, 2020 Immunexpress Nabs $599K BARDA Contract to Develop Sepsis Test for Coronavirus Patient Triage Jun 10, 2020 HelixBind Receives $3M NIH Grant to Expand Bloodstream Infection Dx Platform May 21, 2020 PrecisionLife Pivots to In Silico Target Validation, COVID-19 Drug Repurposing Premium May 14, 2020 DNAe Developing POC Sequencing Platform for Coronavirus, Sepsis Premium May 11, 2020 Day Zero Diagnostics Using CARB-X Award to Commercialize Antibiotic-Resistance Testing Platform Premium May 8, 2020 Australian Government Awards A$33M in Grants for Genomics Research Load More Breaking News Alzheimer's Disease Phosphoproteomics Study Uncovers Signaling Abnormalities Genetic Analysis of H. Pylori Indicates Americas Colonized in One Main Migration Event BillionToOne Raises $55M in Series B Financing GeninCode to Launch Cardiovascular Disease Risk Tests in US With Eversana Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: Illumina, Liquid Biopsy, Thermo Fisher Scientific, and More Becton Dickinson Sues Beckman Coulter Over Cell Analysis, Sorting IP The Scan Another Resignation According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug. Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19. Can't Be Used The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports. PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.