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Under the contract, DNAe will develop tests for antimicrobial resistant infections and influenza that it submits to the FDA for clearance. 

Participants of the National Society of Genetic Counselors annual education conference highlighted the need for consensus guidelines for screening potential gamete donors. 

Premaitha said it has sold more than 17,000 of the tests, which is the focus of an ongoing patent-infringement suit, since its launch in early 2015.

ReadCoor is currently using its its technology to map neural circuits in the brain and has projects in the pipeline related to oncology and infectious disease.

During a live webcast, CTO Clive Brown provided an update on the company's development plans and upcoming updates.

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Nanopore capture system
Direct quantitative PCR absent groove binders
Method for detecting and quantifying wheat endogenous gene
Methods and compositions for nucleic acid sequencing
Methods and compositions for the extraction and amplification of nucleic acid from a sample

In Science this week: global genetic diversity map, and more.

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics identifies ethical questions to explore surrounding genome editing.

In a blog post, Brigham and Women's Hospital's Robert Green discusses "predispositional personal genome sequencing."

Stat News reports that there's muted opposition to the Kuwaiti DNA database law.

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