sample collection Lucid Diagnostics Obtains CE Mark for Esophageal Cancer Molecular Test Lucid said that key opinion leaders for esophageal disease in Europe are participating in pivotal clinical trials for the test and its collection device. Isohelix, AutoGen Ink Deal to Integrate Saliva Collection Devices Into Automated DNA Extraction The companies will integrate Isohelix's GeneFix saliva collection devices into AutoGen's FlexStar and FlexStar+ DNA extraction workflows. FDA Grants EUA to Enzo Biochem Sample Collection Kit for COVID-19 Testing The company said its Ampicollect kit is now available for sample collection as part of COVID-19 testing protocols in the US. Color Health, Yale Get FDA Emergency Use Authorization for Coronavirus Sample Collection Kits The kits are designed for the self-collection of anterior nasal swab or saliva specimens by adults for use with SARS-CoV-2 tests. Stanford Team Profiling Omics of COVID-19 Vaccine Response Premium Led by Stanford researcher Michael Snyder, the project will use microsampling to collect information including proteomic, metabolomic, and antibody data. Jan 28, 2021 OraSure Saliva Collection Device Gets Canada Authorization for COVID-19 Testing Jan 6, 2021 Spectrum Solutions Gets CE Mark for Saliva Collection Devices May 28, 2020 AMP SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Dx Survey Shows Supply Chain Issues Hampered Ramp Up of Testing Apr 29, 2020 COVID-19 Testing Could Get Boost From Alternative Sample Types Premium Apr 20, 2020 Addressing Coronavirus Testing Bottleneck, Scientists Turn to RNA-Extraction-Free PCR Jan 7, 2020 Clinical Investigators Validating Mouth Swab PCR Test for TB Premium Feb 14, 2019 Norgen Biotek Blood Storage Tubes Best for Preserving miRNA, Genetic Material, Study Finds Premium Feb 6, 2019 Mawi DNA Technologies Inks Distribution Pact With Alliance Global Dec 12, 2018 Startup Firm Genetics Research Harnesses CRISPR for Sample Prep Technology Premium Oct 18, 2018 Exact Sciences Acquires Sample Preservation Technology Provider Biomatrica Oct 3, 2018 Centogene, Denali Therapeutics Partner to Recruit Parkinson's Patients for Drug Program Aug 14, 2017 Biocept Signs Global Distribution Deal With VWR International Nov 29, 2016 Helix Inks Deal to Use OraSure's Saliva Collection Kits and Logistics Services May 17, 2016 Purigen Biosystems Raises $18.2M in Series A Financing Aug 2, 2012 DNA Genotek, BioServe Contributing Technologies to Ethiopian Research into Craniofacial Anomalies Jul 20, 2009 NIH Seeks New Tools for Microbiome Sample Collection Jun 15, 2009 DNA Genotek Partners with Roswell Park on DNA Sample Collection for Breast Cancer Research Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.