Biotium Acquires Nucleic Acid Extraction Technology From Cell Data Sciences
Biotium will become the sole manufacturer of Cell Data Sciences' RNAstorm and DNAstorm kits based on the CAT5 FFPE nucleic acid extraction technology.
The company's nucleic acid extraction kits have offered labs relief from COVID-19-related shortages of traditional silica-based bind-wash-elute assays.
TNG Dx, Premier Medical Laboratories Partner to Develop RNA Extraction Protocol for COVID-19 Tests
The collaboration is part of a public health surveillance initiative with the US Department of Health and Human Services and eTrueNorth.
Ceres Nanosciences Nabs $243K SBIR Grant to Adapt RNA Capture Tech for Portable Sequencing
The firm's Nanotrap virus particles provide an alternative to RNA extraction kits and could help improve detection for respiratory viruses, including SARS-CoV-2.
AMP SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Dx Survey Shows Supply Chain Issues Hampered Ramp Up of Testing
More than 70 percent of labs surveyed experienced supply chain interruptions, forcing them to validate three or more diagnostic testing methods.