Clinical Informatics Firm Ovation.io Raises $21.5M in Series B Financing
Ovation offers laboratory information management system and laboratory information system software for molecular diagnostic test development.
Lurie Children's Hospital Details Migration of Clinical Diagnostics Lab to hg38 Reference Genome
At the AMP 2020 annual meeting, the Chicago pediatric hospital described how to modernize variant calling, as new human genome assemblies are in the works.
Tangen Biosciences, LabWare Partner on Point-of-Care Coronavirus Kit
The deal will join Tangen's GeneSpark point-of-care instrument with LabWare's portable disease surveillance kit for SARS-CoV-2.
Qiagen Recalls Software for Rotor-Gene Q PCR Platform
According to the recall, initiated on Jan. 28, a glitch in the software’s data reporting to LIM systems could cause false-negative results from PCR assays running on the instrument.
After comparing manual methods with the firm's pcr.ai tool in more than 20,000 cases, they found that the use of AI improved test accuracy and reliability.