Qiagen, Abbott Enter into Molecular Dx Pact | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Qiagen and Abbott late on Tuesday announced a broad molecular diagnostics agreement covering HIV, human papillomavirus, and hepatitis C.

Under the terms of the deal, Qiagen will receive kits from Abbott for a PCR-based molecular assay for HIV-1 viral load testing in the US and Canada. In return, it will provide Abbott certain key products needed for a PCR-based HPV test in the US and Canada.

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: a global genetic interaction map for Saccharomyces cerevisiae, and progress made in genomics, precision medicine, and therapeutics.

The price of plane tickets can affect how scientists in different countries choose to collaborate with each other, NPR reports.

The Annals of Improbable Research has awarded the 2016 Ig Nobel Prizes.

Scientific American alleges that the FDA has been "arm-twisting journalists into relinquishing their reportorial independence."