IVD

A set of rules for IVDs will take effect in 2022, and another for medical devices will take effect in 2020.

Ahead of a longer-term goal to develop IVD kits, the company has a plan this year to allow early-access customers to take on one aspect of testing in their own labs.

Glorikian's new book offers guidance for companies looking to develop in vitro diagnostics, on everything from determining value to getting reimbursement.

Tulip Diagnostics Private provides in vitro diagnostic reagents, kits, and instruments to labs, and government and private healthcare facilities in India.

The company said the cartridge now covers 102 diagnostic targets including 85 pathogens and 17 treatment resistance markers.

The diagnostics provider said it has paid $250,000 for assets comprised of promissory notes, Series A and Series B stock, and intellectual property.

The finalized guidance sets requirements for label implementation, electronic labeling, symbols on small containers, and blood glucose monitoring systems.

The agreement calls for HTG to develop several in vitro diagnostics on Thermo Fisher's next-generation sequencing-based Ion PGM Dx system.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Food and Drug Administration has released a guidance document that lays out and clarifies the rules for how in vitro diagnostic products for research use only (RUO) and investigational use only (IUO) may be used, labeled, or marketed.

After appointing a new CEO this summer, SQI Diagnostics is continuing its focus on services to pharmaceutical partners in providing custom multiplex immunogenicity panels, with its pipeline of in vitro diagnostics assays as a second priority, the company said this week.

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The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is investing in Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's BioRxiv.

A study appearing in PLOS One finds that shortened consent forms don't affect clinical trial participants' understanding of the study.

The National Security Agency monitored signal intelligence for signs of "nefarious" genetic engineering projects, Gizmodo reports.

In Nature this week: barley genome sequenced, method for genotyping and phasing short tandem repeats, and more.