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The approval comes about five months after the RT-PCR-based kit, which also detects Dengue and Chikungunya, received CE-IVD marking.

The US Food and Drug Administration has already granted EUA to the test, which detects viral RNA in serum and urine.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued a final National Coverage Determination (NCD) for Exact Sciences' stool DNA colorectal screening test Cologuard, and has agreed with the company's proposal to reimburse testing at $502.

Australian diagnostics firm HealthLinx said that preliminary data from a Korean Food and Drug Administration study of its ovarian cancer diagnostic OvPlex showed that the test offers an advantage over use of CA125 alone – currently the standard biomarker test used in ovarian canc

HHS Secretary Tom Price says the NIH budget contains unneeded expenses that can be trimmed, Stat News reports.

The chair of the House science committee says the journal Science is not objective, the Huffington Post reports.

In Nature this week: glioma GWAS uncovers new risk loci, and more.

Ivanka Trump and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos call on girls to pursue STEM careers, the Associated Press reports.