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New Products: Phenomenex, Ridge Diagnostics

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Phenomenex this week released its Kinetex EVO C18 UPLC column. According to the company the column incorporates a patented organo-silica grafting process that utilizes uniform stabilizing ethane cross-linking" and offers high selectivity and pH stability from one to 12.


Ridge Diagnostics said this week that AIT Laboratories will offer Ridge's MDDScore Depression Blood Test.

MDDScore is a blood test that uses nine protein biomarkers to determine a patient's likelihood of having major depressive disorder. The agreement makes AIT the exclusive distributor for the test in both pain management and chemical dependency programs.

The Scan

Another Resignation

According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug.

Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective

Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19.

Can't Be Used

The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports.

PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More

In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.