LAMP Genomtec Gets CE-IVD Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test The RT-LAMP-based test does not require nucleic acid purification and can provide results in several minutes, according to the Polish diagnostics firm. Lucira Health SARS-CoV-2 Self-Test Receives Health Canada Conditional Authorization The molecular test kit will be available for Canadians to order online by June and will cost around C$75. Lucira Health Nabs OTC EUA for SARS-CoV-2 Test, Expects Q1 Revenues of up to $4.5M Lucira Health's at-home molecular test received Emergency Use Authorization in November for prescription use. FDA Grants EUAs for Direct-to-Consumer Versions of Color Coronavirus Test, Sample Collection Kit A prescription-only version of the test was first authorized last year for the detection of three SARS-CoV-2 genes in a range of samples. Lucira Health Focuses on Consumer-Friendly Approach to Home Infectious Disease Testing Premium The firm expects an expanding market for at-home self-testing and is differentiating its products in part through their ease of use. Mar 18, 2021 MicrosensDx Nabs CE Mark for Rapid SARS-CoV-2 LAMP Test Feb 5, 2021 At-Home Infectious Disease Test Developer Lucira Health Goes Public at $17 Per Share Feb 4, 2021 Explosive Detection Device Manufacturer DetectaChem Pivots to SARS-CoV-2 Testing Premium Feb 3, 2021 Stanford Team Developing Low-Cost, At-Home, Molecular COVID-19 Saliva Test Premium Jan 15, 2021 Jonathan Rothberg-Led Startup Looks to Bring Disposable POC SARS-CoV-2 Test to Market Premium Dec 28, 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic Accelerated Development of CRISPR as a Diagnostic Platform in 2020 Premium Dec 21, 2020 COVID Assays Using CRISPR, Smartphones Show Potential for At-Home Testing Premium Dec 18, 2020 GeneMe Commercializing Rapid COVID-19 Tests With Extremely Low Limits of Detection Premium Nov 18, 2020 Stanford Researchers Combine CRISPR, Microfluidics, Electric Fields for SARS-CoV-2 Dx Premium Nov 18, 2020 FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization to First At-Home COVID-19 Test From Lucira Health Nov 4, 2020 FDA Reissues Color Coronavirus Test EUA for Sample Collection Changes Nov 3, 2020 UK to Offer COVID-19 Testing for All Liverpool Residents, Workers in Pilot Program Oct 30, 2020 Prenetics Acquires Coronavirus Test Developer Oxsed Oct 29, 2020 Mammoth Bio Signs Commercialization Deal for SARS CoV-2 Test With MilliporeSigma, Hamilton Company Oct 9, 2020 Oxford Nanopore SARS-CoV-2 Sequencing Test Gets CE Mark Oct 8, 2020 FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorizations for Seasun Biomaterials, Zeus Scientific Coronavirus Tests Sep 30, 2020 CellSafe Inks Distribution Deal for Molecular Coronavirus Test Sep 3, 2020 FDA Issues EUAs for Detectachem, Optolane Technologies Coronavirus Tests, Color Collection Kit Sep 2, 2020 FDA Grants EUAs for MiraDx, Mammoth Biosciences, BayCare Laboratories Molecular Coronavirus Tests Aug 13, 2020 Many Initiatives Turning to RT-LAMP as Alternative to PCR for Rapid COVID-19 Screening Assays Premium Load More Breaking News Roche Receives FDA EUA for PCR-Based, Point-of-Care SARS-CoV-2 Test Decode Study Identifies Proteomic Predictors of All-Cause Mortality In Brief This Week: Natera, Bruker, Bayer, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Labcorp, Omniseq, Dovetail Genomics, DNA Script, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, Strata Oncology, Bionano Genomics, More Co-Diagnostics Gets CE Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test The Scan Billions for Antivirals The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports. NFT of the Web Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports. 23andMe on the Nasdaq 23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported. Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.