The Dx Pipeline: A Roundup of the Month’s Key New Product Launches

Here’s a summary of the key product launches announced from late July through the third week of August, 2019:

Company(ies) Product(s)/Service(s)
Integrated DNA Technologies oPools Oligo Pools of high-quality DNA oligonucleotides up to 350 nucleotides-long
Loop Genomics LoopSeq Bacterial Genome Sequencing sample preparation kit for de novo bacterial genome assembly using synthetic long reads on Illumina sequencers
Dovetail Genomics Omni-C assay based on Hi-C method for chromosome conformation capture
Streck Three new real-time PCR antibiotic resistance kits for research use only covering MCR, expanded OXA and TEM/SHV/GES
Streck RNA Complete BCT, direct-draw whole-blood collection tube capable of maintaining the draw-time concentration of extracellular vesicles for up to 7 days at room temperature storage
Novogene NovoPM 2.0 Cancer Panel, NGS panel that analyzes 484 solid tumor-related genes and introns in 43 genes
ChunLab TrueBac ID cloud-based platform for bacterial identification of more than 12,000 species
Twist Bioscience Long oligonucleotides product line
Mesa Biotech Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) test run on its Acula sample-to-answer point-of-care PCR system
Oxford Nanopore Technologies GridIon Mk1, an upgrade to the GridIon X5 sequencing platform
BioDot Rainmaker picoliter volume printing platform
Clear Labs New Listeria testing and environmental mapping capabilities on its Clear Safety NGS platform
Menarini Silicon Biosystems VRNxT automated volume reduction tool for removing manual sample reduction steps in cellular biology workflows
3M 3M Molecular Detection Assay 2 – STEC Gene Screen (stx and eae) to detect the genes for Shiga toxin types 1 and 2
3M 3M Molecular Detection Assay 2 – STEC Gene Screen (stx) to detect Shiga toxin genes
NanoString Technologies (in collaboration with MODEL-AD consortium) New nCounter gene expression panels for use in Alzheimer’s research