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Researchers from both teams plan to continue to refine their findings toward creating simple PCR or other nucleic acid amplification-based assays.

The company said it is confident it can address the state health department's concerns and will reapply for approval as soon as possible.

The diagnostic, a real-time PCR kit for breast cancer stratification, is being reviewed under a special process for the approval of innovative products.

The company also cut its net loss in the first half of the year to €6.7 million from €12.4 million in the year-ago period.

The RealStar Zika Virus RT-PCR Kit 1.0 has been listed by the World Health Organization as eligible for procurement agencies and member states.

High-throughput single-cell imaging, sorting, and isolation
Calibrations and controls for droplet-based assays
Assay for Chlamydia trachomatis by amplification and detection of Chlamydia trachomatis pmpA gene
Biochip and target DNA quantitative method
Method of preparation a reaction mixture and related products
Compositions and methods for preparing oligonucleotide solutions

In PNAS this week: chromosome instability in S. cerevisiae, structural differences and sequence divergence in rice, and more.

The San Diego Union-Tribune takes a look at the work to be done in personalized medicine.

An op-ed in the Wall Street Journal calls for the establishment of a patent court staffed by judges and experts with science backgrounds.

Widespread genome sequencing might not be justified just yet, USA Today reports.