wastewater surveillance CDC Wastewater Surveillance Shifts to Public Health Labs With Planned Digital PCR Pathogen Panels Premium The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will support dPCR platforms from Qiagen and Bio-Rad, as well as sequencing-based variant surveillance. CDC Launches Public COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance Dashboard In a briefing with the media the agency described the status of US wastewater surveillance efforts and future directions. Qiagen, GT Molecular Partner to Offer Digital PCR Wastewater SARS-CoV-2 Detection The firms now offer a complete solution including Qiagen's sample prep and digital PCR with GT Molecular's wastewater assay. Coronavirus Pandemic Jumpstarts Wastewater-Based Epidemiology Premium Cities and start-ups are pushing to incorporate SARS-CoV-2 wastewater monitoring into pandemic responses even as basic science researchers scramble to hammer out methods. Breaking News Evercore ISI Downgrades PerkinElmer Shares to In Line People in the News at Genomill, Oxford Nanopore, Myriad Genetics, More Single-Cell Analysis of Colorectal Cancer Uncovers Two Epithelial-Cell Based Subtypes New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, Beckman Coulter, Oncologica, More In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, Invitae, Grail, Mainz Biomed, Molzym, More The Scan Pig Organ Transplants Considered The Wall Street Journal reports that the US Food and Drug Administration may soon allow clinical trials that involve transplanting pig organs into humans. 'Poo-Bank' Proposal Harvard Medical School researchers suggest people should bank stool samples when they are young to transplant when they later develop age-related diseases. Spurred to Develop Again New Scientist reports that researchers may have uncovered why about 60 percent of in vitro fertilization embryos stop developing. Science Papers Examine Breast Milk Cell Populations, Cerebral Cortex Cellular Diversity, Micronesia Population History In Science this week: unique cell populations found within breast milk, 100 transcriptionally distinct cell populations uncovered in the cerebral cortex, and more.