Checking It Out

Regulators in the US are looking into complaints made regarding issues with laboratory practices at blood testing startup Theranos, the Wall Street Journal reports. The Journal reported in October that the company was using its Edison technology for only a handful of tests it runs and noted alleged irregularities in its lab and proficiency testing practices.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

The US National Institutes of Health has developed guidelines to gauge whether frail chimpanzees are healthy enough to be moved to a retirement sanctuary.

Osamu Shimomura, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on green fluorescent protein, has died.

Stat News reports that the head of IBM Watson Health is leaving her post.

In PLOS this week: analytical approach for finding new genetic associations, analysis of Streptococcus pyogenes-infecting viruses, and more.