Infectious Diseases: Zika Virus, MRSA, and HPV

Infectious Disease

The firm has asked the SEC to withdraw a registration statement for a previously planned $8 million equity financing, saying it no longer needs the financing.

FilmArray drove business growth in molecular biology, contributing €80 million to Q4 revenues and €249 million to FY 2016 revenues. 

An international team of researchers examined differential gene expression in blood samples from patients infected during the West African outbreak.

Bruker said it plans to use InVivo assets to explore antibody enrichment methods that could eliminate the need for culturing prior to MALDI-based microbial ID.

The agreement with PerkinElmer's Wallac Oy subsidiary will bring Mobidiag's real-time PCR-based gastrointestinal tests to a new market.

In Science this week: metagenomic-based technique for determining protein structure, and more.

An academic laments the rise of narcissism in the sciences, the Guardian reports.

Outgoing FDA commissioner Robert Califf writes in an editorial that the agency can help boost innovation.

The Trump transition team has asked NIH Director Francis Collins to remain at his post, though it's unclear for how long that will be.