Micronics Nets $1.2M in NIH Grants for MDx Development | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The molecular diagnostics firm Micronics has reeled in two grants from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases totaling $1.2 million to develop nucleic-acid based diagnostic tests, the company said today.

Under one grant, the company will develop a test for mother-to-child-transmission (MTCT) of the human immunodeficiency virus, and it will use another to develop a test for known and emerging respiratory infections.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

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.