qPCR arrays ACT Genomics, UCSD Partner for Tumor Microenvironment Immunotherapy Study The company is hoping its technology can help predict which melanoma patients will respond to checkpoint inhibition using immune-related gene expression signals. Thermo Fisher Launching RUO Women's Health Panel as Clinical PCR Strategy Coalesces Premium The firm sees the new panel as an important step forward in its strategy to further penetrate the molecular diagnostics market with its qPCR products. Researchers From Protagen, Targos, Elsewhere ID Protein Biomarkers for Prostate Inflammation Researchers from Protagen, Targos, and elsewhere have identified autoantibody biomarkers specific to patients diagnosed with prostate cancer. Study Finds Customized TaqMan Array Card IDs More Respiratory Pathogens Than Conventional Methods Premium Researchers in Belgium and the UK showed that their custom viral panel on Thermo Fisher's TaqMan qPCR array card is effective in samples from immunocompromised patients. Mobidiag Jumps Into High-Throughput Dx Market with Amplidiag Easy Platform Premium The product introduction comes about two years after the company merged with AmpliDiag and Genewave. Jun 28, 2011 Exiqon Raises $3.7M to Bolster Capital Resources, Expand Array, qPCR Inventory Premium Feb 3, 2010 Lonza, Bar Harbor Biotech Expand Pact Breaking News FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants Geisinger Wins $5M NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Genetic Diagnostic Tool Second Genome, Virginia Commonwealth University Partner on NASH Biomarker Discovery LGC Receives CE Mark for AccuPlex SARS-CoV-2, Flu A/B, RSV Reference Material Kit Esophageal Cancer Testing Firm Lucid Diagnostics Files For IPO Twist Bioscience, DeepCDR Collaborate on Antibody Library Design The Scan Booster for At-Risk The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for people over 65 or at increased risk. Preprints OK to Mention Again Nature News reports the Australian Research Council has changed its new policy and now allows preprints to be cited in grant applications. Hundreds of Millions More to Share The US plans to purchase and donate 500 million additional SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses, according to the Washington Post. Nature Papers Examine Molecular Program Differences Influencing Neural Cells, Population History of Polynesia In Nature this week: changes in molecular program during embryonic development leads to different neural cell types, and more.