NEW YORK, Sept 6 - German pharmaceuticals group Schering AG intends to float its functional genomics biotech business next year, Reuters reported on Wednesday.

Schering said that the offering would take place after the company raises as much as $35 million in venture capital for the unit.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

A phylogenetic analysis indicates two venomous Australian spiders are more closely related than thought, the International Business Times reports.

Technology Review reports that 2017 was the year of consumer genetic testing and that it could spur new analysis companies.

In Science this week: CRISPR-based approach for recording cellular events, and more.

A new company says it will analyze customers' genes to find them a suitable date, though Smithsonian magazine says the science behind it might be shaky.