sample collection kits 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. FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization for GetMyDNA Coronavirus Sample Self-Collection Kit GetMyDNA's direct-to-consumer sample collection kit is used with a PCR-based SARS-CoV-2 test from affiliate Gravity Diagnostics. Mawi DNA Technologies Signs European Distribution Deal for Biosampling Products Mawi's iSWAB line of biospecimen collection devices include its flagship iSWAB-DNA for the collection of long-fragment double-stranded DNA in buccal cells. FDA Reissues Emergency Use Authorization for Thermo Fisher Scientific COVID-19 Combo Kit Thermo Fisher's test is now authorized for use with the Everlywell COVID-19 Test Home Collection Kit, which enables individuals to self-collect nasal swab specimens. Coronavirus Testing Specimen Collection Devices From DNA Genotek, Clinical Enterprises Get FDA EUAs DNA Genotek's devices are used with SARS-CoV-2 tests from Clinical Reference Laboratory and P23 Labs, while Clinical Enterprises' kit is offered by Eurofins. Sep 3, 2020 FDA Issues EUAs for Detectachem, Optolane Technologies Coronavirus Tests, Color Collection Kit Jul 29, 2020 Saliva Samples Slow to Catch On for Large-Scale Coronavirus Testing Premium Jul 1, 2020 FDA Grants EUAs for PCR Coronavirus Tests, Nasal Swab Self-Collection Kit Jun 17, 2020 FDA Allows Emergency Use of Applied BioCode, Kaiser Permanente, Emory University Coronavirus Tests 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 Mar 22, 2020 FDA Warns Consumers About Fraudulent At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits Jun 1, 2018 DNA Genotek, Simons Foundation Renew Agreement for Autism Research Initiative Mar 21, 2018 DNA Genotek, Harvard Ink Deal for Microbiome Collection Devices Feb 26, 2018 Streck Files Patent Suit Against NIPT Firm Cenata in Germany Feb 7, 2017 DNA Genotek, WeGene Ink DNA Collection Device Supply Deal May 17, 2012 Life Technologies Teams with Copan Flock on Forensics Mar 22, 2012 FDA Clears Asuragen's RNA Preservation Device Mar 6, 2012 Arizona Schools License DNA Collection Technology to Startup Diomics Sep 30, 2011 Pathway's Class I Determination for Collection Kit May Conflict with FDA Regulations Sep 28, 2011 Pathway Genomics Gets FDA Registration for Collection Kit Mar 15, 2011 DNA Genotek Files for FDA Clearance of Oragene Products Dec 1, 2009 Tepnel to Offer DNA Genotek's Sample Collection Kits Aug 18, 2009 Prometheus to Use DNA Genotek Kits for Celiac Disease Risk Test Breaking News CDC Awards $22M to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance, Infectious Diseases Pan-Cancer Analysis Reveals Unique Features in Tumors From Younger People Breast Cancer Therapy Response Predicted by Multiomic Machine Learning Model Cytena Inks China Distribution Deal for Single-Cell Isolators Freenome Raises $300M in Series D Financing More Than Dozen Genetic Loci Linked to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Risk The Scan Less Than Half An effort to reproduce key findings from high-profile preclinical cancer studies finds less than half could be replicated, according to the Scientist. Still Some SARS-CoV-2 Sequencing Holes The Wall Street Journal reports that viral genomic surveillance has improved in the US, though says there are still gaps. Avoiding Passing Them On People with known disease-linked genetic variants are turning to in vitro fertilization so as to not pass those variants to their children, the Washington Post says. PNAS Papers on Long Cell-Free DNA in Maternal Plasma, Genetic Propensity for Voting In PNAS this week: long, cell-free DNA of maternal and fetal origins identified in maternal plasma, and more.