Staphylococcus PLOS Papers on Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus, Bone Marrow Smear Sequencing, More In PLOS this week: genomic analysis of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius, archived bone marrow sequencing, and more. PLOS Papers on Autism Transcripts, Invasive Skin Staphylococcus, Recessive Dilated Cardiomyopathy In PLOS this week: transcriptome-wide analysis of autism spectrum disorder, diversity of Staphylococcus from infected joint prosthetics, and more. PLOS Papers on Dilated Cardiomyopathy, Lung Cancer Epigenetics, Pediatric Staphylococcus aureus Infections In PLOS this week: recessive mutation tied to early-onset dilated cardiomyopathy, epigenetic analysis of lung adenocarcinoma, and more. MRSA Study Details How Staph Is Transmitted Within Households A longitudinal household study suggests patients can acquire methicillin-resistant or sensitive Staphylococcus aureus from household members, pets, and surfaces. MRSA Susceptibility Study Uncovers Protective Variant in Methyltransferase Exome sequencing and other molecular strategies led to a heterogeneous variant in the DNMT3A gene that appears to impact host epigenetic and immune features. Jul 24, 2018 Staphylococcus Genome Set Reveals Bug's Host-Switching History Mar 15, 2018 Infectious Disease Study Showcases Multimodal Imaging Platform Premium Nov 20, 2017 GNA Biosolutions Releases 'Laser PCR' Platform for Research Use in Europe Premium Aug 30, 2017 Following First FDA Approval for MDx Platform, iCubate Has Eye on Point-of-Care Market Premium Aug 23, 2017 iCubate Receives CE Mark for Dx Platform, Bloodstream Infection Assay Aug 10, 2017 FDA Clears iCubate System, Bloodstream Infection Assay Jul 6, 2017 Skin Microbiome Study Ties Staphylococcus Aureus to Severe Eczema Flares Dec 8, 2016 Metagenomics Shows Potential for Foodborne Pathogen Outbreak Investigations Premium Jun 23, 2016 Great Basin Launches Enhanced MDx Platform; Assays Favorably Evaluated at ASM Premium May 5, 2016 MRSA Genomes Scrutinized for Clues to Routine Surveillance Jan 13, 2016 Cepheid, MedImmune, COMBACTE Ink Bacterial Dx Collaboration Aug 31, 2015 Great Basin Submits Staph Panel to FDA Jul 15, 2015 NY DOH Develops Multiplex Real-Time PCR to Combat Staph Food Poisoning, Bioterrorism Premium Jul 1, 2015 GNA Biosolutions Closes $6.7M Series B Financing Jun 5, 2015 Nasal Microbiome Study Examines Influence of Host Genetics, Types of Bacterial Communities Feb 26, 2015 Germany's GNA Biosolutions Developing Ultrafast 'Laser PCR' Ebola Test, Pathogen Testing Platform Premium Dec 12, 2014 Great Basin Scientific Begins Trial for Staph Assay; Updates MDx Pipeline Jul 17, 2013 MDx Company DxNA Buying PCR-based Assay Development Firm PathoGene Mar 8, 2012 Molecular Detection Raises $1.5M to Develop Sepsis, GI Panels; Ready MRSA Test for FDA Premium Mar 8, 2012 Great Basin Preps Staph, Candida Dx Panels for Trials; Eyes European Sales in Q2 Premium Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.