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Microarrays & Multiplexing

News on microarrays, multiplexing, genotyping, cytogenetics, gene expression profiling in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

Exome array-wide association and rare variant-focused genome-wide association meta-analyses led to 87 rare variants with ties to one or more blood pressure traits.

The deal joins Indivumed's collection of tissue biospecimens and immunohistochemistry expertise with Ultivue's multiplex immunofluorescence platform.

One of the tests is customized for use on Bioneer's automated ExiStation instrument, while the other is compatible with various standard PCR systems.

The RT-PCR-based test is designed for the qualitative detection of SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid in upper and lower respiratory specimens.

BioFire has submitted a 39-target test to the US Food and Drug Administration. OpGen also has a test in development.

The UK has given emergency authorization for Pfizer and BioNTech's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, the Associated Press reports.

A US advisory committee says healthcare workers and nursing home residents should be prioritized to receive a SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, according to the Financial Times.

The Wall Street Journal reports North Korean hackers have targeted half a dozen companies developing SARS-CoV-2 vaccines.

In Cell this week: long-term SARS-CoV-2 shedding, examination of the effects of a coronavirus spike protein mutation, and more.