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Both RT-PCR tests are designed to detect SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid in nasal swabs, although Sansure's test can be used with other respiratory specimens.

The company's revenue growth was driven by increasing sales of its ePlex molecular diagnostics analyzer, which now has a SARS-CoV-2 test.

Early trials give conflicting results on remdesivir to treat COVID-19, though a large trial suggests it shortens disease length, Nature News reports.

Wadsworth's test detects antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 in serum, while Altru Diagnostics' test detects viral nucleic acid in respiratory specimens.

The RT-PCR-based test kit is designed to detect the RdRp and E genes of the virus in various respiratory specimens including nasopharyngeal swabs and sputum.

The drugmaker will promote Zejula without a biomarker as a first-line maintenance option, and Myriad will highlight that patients with HRD are most likely to benefit.

The FDA cleared the point-of-care Binx io platform for the detection of chlamydia and gonorrhea in male urine specimens.

The test is a modified version of Thermo Fisher Scientific's TaqPath COVID-19 SARS-CoV-2 Test, which received Emergency Use Authorization last month.

The RT-PCR-based tests are designed to detect SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid in a range of upper and lower respiratory specimens including nasal swabs and sputum.

Politico reports the US Food and Drug Administration is dealing with a number of inaccurate tests for SARS-CoV-2 antibodies.

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The Washington Post reports on researchers' efforts to determine the effect of an increasingly common SARS-CoV-2 mutation.

Florida Politics reports Florida's law barring life, long-term care, and disability insurers from using genetic information in coverage decisions went into effect at the beginning of July.

A new analysis finds a link between popular media coverage of a scientific study and how often that paper is cited.

In Nature this week: CRISPR approaches to editing plant genomes, way to speed up DNA-PAINT, and more.