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HTG EdgeSeq Oncology Biomarker Panel

HTG Molecular Diagnostics has launched the HTG EdgeSeq Oncology Biomarker Panel for profiling the expression of more than 2,500 oncology-related biomarkers. The panel runs on the fully automated HTG EdgeSeq system, and couples the company's proprietary nuclease protection chemistry with next-generation sequencing. According to the company, the new panel analyzes a comprehensive set of biomarkers for profiling tumor tissues, analyzing cancer pathways, and identifying new biomarkers across both solid tumors and hematolymphoid neoplasms.

The Scan

Omicron's Emergence

The World Health Organization has called Omicron a SARS-CoV-2 "variant of concern," the Los Angeles Times writes.

Not as Much

Merck's pill to treat COVID-19 reduces the risk of hospitalization and death among COVID-19 patients by less than previously reported, the New York Times says.

Bats That Hang Together

Discover magazine writes that researchers have found a social microbiome among vampire bats.

PLOS Papers on CEWAS, Simian Varicella Virus Transcriptome, Dermatomyositis Markers

In PLOS this week: multi-omic approach to home in on genetic risk variants, transcriptomic analysis of the simian varicella virus, and more.