Genomica Slashes 100 of 150 Jobs | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 – Bioinformatics company Genomica said Thursday it was eliminating 100 jobs, or 67 percent of its workforce, after determining that the company could not realize its original goals of delivering novel software tools to the genomics market.

"Our initial target market for third-party enterprise software is not developing fast enough to build stockholder value within a reasonable timeframe,” Genomica CEO Teresa Ayers said in a statement.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

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.