Veterinary Diagnostics News on veterinary diagnostics and testing. Veterinary Startup PetDx Bets on Liquid Biopsy for Annual Cancer Screening in Dogs Premium The firm's panel test, which will initially cost $400, identifies genetic biomarkers linked to over 20 cancers in dogs using cell-free and genomic DNA from blood. Boehringer Ingelheim, GNA Biosolutions Partner on African Swine Fever Dx The firms are focusing on developing a rapid diagnostic test for African swine fever that can be used on GNA's portable MDx platform. As Dog Genetic Testing Booms, Calls for Regulation Grow Louder Premium While canine genetic testing providers bemoan a lack of quality standards, they disagree on what specific rules labs should follow. Bovine TB Pathogen Genotypes Trace Disease History in Mozambique By genotyping nearly 200 Mycobacterium bovis isolates, investigators saw signs of introductions of the pathogen, coupled with a long history in the region. Celsee, Zomedica Partner on Veterinary Liquid Biopsy Dx The deal to develop a cancer diagnostic for dogs could be worth approximately $1.8 million to Celsee. Breaking News Children With Autism May Have Underdeveloped Gut Microbiomes, Metagenomic Analysis Finds Kiromic BioPharma Acquires InSilico Solutions Bio-Rad Laboratories, 10x Genomics Settle IP Lawsuits, Sign Global Cross-Licensing Agreement Scope Fluidics Obtains CE Mark for PCR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Panel MeMed COVID-19 Prognostic Test Receives CE Mark ERS Genomics Licenses CRISPR IP to Japan SLC The Scan Dropped Charges The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal. More Kids The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children. PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more. Purnell Choppin Dies Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.