University of Oklahoma Fluidigm Q1 Revenues Fall 8 Percent Fluidigm's mass cytometry and microfluidics research product sales were negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Oklahoma Institutions, Fluidigm Ready to Roll Out High-Throughput COVID-19 Testing Fluidigm's Biomark HD microfluidic platform will enable more than 180,000 real-time PCR tests to be run over the next 90 days to potentially support COVID-19 screening. Metabolite Trail The Economist reports that it is increasingly easier to analyze the metabolites people give off, potentially revealing personal information about them. From the Opossum on the Side of the Road University of Oklahoma researchers are studying the microbiomes of roadkill for natural products, Chemistry World reports. Study Uncovers Inflammatory Features in Gut Microbiomes of Cheyenne, Arapaho Individuals Microbe and metabolite patterns in gut samples from Cheyenne and Arapaho individuals shared features with those previously reported in inflammatory bowel disease. Dec 13, 2012 Archeological Fecal Samples Indicate Ancestral Human Gut Microbiome Resembles That of Modern, Rural Humans Aug 23, 2012 University of Oklahoma Scientists Snag $9.7M CoBRE Grant May 2, 2012 BGI Partners with US Researchers to Sequence 100 Human Adenoviruses Oct 19, 2010 University of Oklahoma to Study Tundra, Grassland Metagenomics Dec 9, 2009 NSF Awards University of Oklahoma Researchers $7.5 Million for Tomato Sequencing Effort Oct 22, 2009 NSF Funds Water Ecology Genetics, Metagenomics at Oklahoma Univ. Sep 9, 2009 University of Oklahoma and i2e Ink 'Formal' Pact to Create Startups, Speed OU Technology Transfer Premium Sep 9, 2009 Receptor Logic, Texas Tech HSC to Use NCI STTR Cash for Breast Cancer mAb IND Premium Mar 26, 2009 Launch Pad for Rising Stars Premium Feb 18, 2009 Tech Transfer Tidbits: Feb 18, 2009 Premium Jan 28, 2009 The Short Read Headache Premium Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.