sample collection kits

The multi-year renewal includes DNA Genotek's Oragene-Dx saliva kits and GenoFIND services for custom collection kit packaging and order fulfillment services.

The company's microbiome collection devices will be used to collect samples for the Biobank for Microbiome Research in Massachusetts.

Streck claims that the blood collection tubes in the Roche Ariosa Harmony kit that Cenata uses infringe its patent.

WeGene will use DNA Genotek's saliva DNA collection kits for its genetic testing and personalized healthcare services.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies today said that it has signed an agreement to collaborate with Copan Flock in providing an integrated, end-to-end system for DNA forensics.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Asuragen today announced that it has received US Food and Drug Administration clearance of its cGMP manufactured sample collection and cellular RNA preservation device.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
This article has been updated from a previous version to clarify that Diomics' technology was licensed solely from the University of Arizona.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Pathway Genomics today said that the US Food and Drug Administration has classified and registered its saliva collection kit as a Class I exempt device.

The firm is seeking FDA clearance of its products that are used to collect DNA samples from saliva and for isolating and stabilizing DNA for transport and storage.

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The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.