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The agency has doubled the window after suspected exposure during which it recommends RT-qPCR testing for some pregnant women.

The molecular test is now the first FDA-cleared assay to monitor treatment response and disease clearance in chronic myeloid leukemia patients.

Representatives from industry, academia, the FDA, and insurance companies gathered for a joint FDA- and American Association for Cancer Research-sponsored workshop.

Longhorn Vaccines and Diagnostics' one-step reagent for sample collection and transport enhanced M. tuberculosis detection on the Xpert MTB/RIF assay.

The company's subsidiary Viracor-IBT can now run the real time, reverse transcriptase-PCR assay for patients meeting clinical or epidemiological criteria for Zika.

Method and kit for detection of microorganism
Polynucleotide amplification
Bioagent detection systems, devices, and methods
Systems, methods, and devices for assessing microbiota of skin
Visualization tool for qPCR genotyping data
Biochip and target DNA quantitative method

In PLOS this week: cell-free DNA from tumors is shorter than DNA from healthy cells, type 2 diabetes-related loci, and more.

Genetic analysis confirms that blood found on leaves collected near Marche-les-Dames some 80 years ago belongs to King Albert I of Belgium.

Researchers in the US begin to seek participants for the 1 million-person precision medicine cohort, the New York Times reports.

A new report indicates that women are underrepresented among US patent holders.