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Read the full story from BizTimes here. A potential single shot COVID-19 vaccine will be produced at Catalent, Inc.’s biomanufacturing facility in Madison. Somerset, New Jersey-based Catalent and San Diego-based Arcturus Therapeutics Holdings Inc. announced Monday they are partnering to manufacture a COVID-19 mRNA vaccine candidate. The LUNAR-COV19 vaccine will be produced at Catalent Biologics’ […]

Read the full story from Olean Times Herald here. Gilson and QIAGEN have entered into a strategic partnership that will provide researchers the ability to limit operator-dependent variation in their manual nucleic acid extraction results and improve the traceability of their workflows. This agreement brings together two influential leaders in the life science industries: Gilson, […]

On April 16, 2020, Wisconsin Secretary-designee of the Department of Health Services, Andrea Palm, issued Emergency Order #28 at the direction of Governor Tony Evers. This new Order extends Wisconsin’s “Safer at Home” Order until 8:00 a.m. on May 26, 2020, or until a superseding order is issued, and modifies the original order. The original Safer at Home Order issued on March 25, Emergency Order #12, remains in effect until April 24, 2020.

Read the full press release from DuPont here. The #TyvekTogether Program will introduce a new specialized Tyvek®  fabric to enable an increase in the amount of garment production for the COVID-19 response to 15 million garments a month. Download PDF here WILMINGTON, Del., April 15, 2020 – DuPont (NYSE:DD) today launched a new program,  #TyvekTogether, to increase the overall availability of Tyvek® personal […]

Read the full article from Tech Crunch here. GE Healthcare is extending its longtime collaboration with Microsoft to launch a cloud-based COVID-19 patient monitoring software for health systems. GE Healthcare had originally intended to debut its Mural Virtual Care Solution at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society meeting earlier this year. When the COVID-19 […]

Read the full press release from CISION PR Newswire here. Co-Diagnostics, Inc.(Nasdaq: CODX)(the Company), a molecular diagnostics company with a unique, patented platform for the development of molecular diagnostic tests, announced today that it has contracted with Madison, Wisconsin-based Promega Corporation for additional manufacturing capacity for immediate production of the Company’s Logix Smart™ COVID-19 test, as […]

Read the full press release here. Viracor Eurofins received FDA EUA for its RT-PCR SARS-CoV-2 Virus LDT. Eurofins Genomics expands capacity for probes and primers production for RT-PCR SARS-CoV-2 test kits Eurofins Technologies, a fast growing provider of diagnostic technologies in the field of immunoassays and molecular detection methods, announces the launch of a range […]

Read the full press release from Merck here. Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, announced today a commitment to strengthen health systems affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Through Merck for Mothers, the company’s global initiative to help end preventable maternal deaths, the company will provide $3 million to help […]