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The company has agreed to sell approximately 990,000 shares at a price of $2.25 per share, yielding about $2.2 million in gross proceeds.

Following FDA approval last October, Adaptive has now secured Medicare coverage for its NGS-based minimal residual disease assay, ClonoSeq.

Sphere Fluidics' Cyto-Mine system automates single-cell analysis, sorting, imaging, and dispensing to help speed biopharmaceutical discovery.

Fabric Genomics is providing Diagnomics with clinical decision support technology to help healthcare providers understand variants in the ACMG-59 panel.

Researchers were able to classify 1,244 of 4,585 putatively clinically relevant rare variants genotyped on the UKB microarray as high quality.

About 77 percent of the species the researchers uncovered in a human microbiome study of more than 9,000 metagenomes had never before been described.

The firm also reaffirmed its previous guidance of 10 percent growth for fiscal 2019.

Kansas State University's Barbara Valent outlined genomics research underway to combat a fungal pathogen with the potential to seriously compromise wheat production.

Qiagen's test detects the most frequently occurring somatic mutations in EGFR in less than four hours using real-time PCR on the Rotor-Gene Q platform.

The Hong Kong government has initially earmarked HK$682 million (US$87 million) and an average of HK$87 million per year for six years for the project.

The Jamaican Lion strain was sequenced and assembled with DASH funding, and will be published via "crypto-incentivized, blockchain-recorded peer review."

Within the country's first whole-genome sequencing program, researchers hope to initially focus on identifying markers associated with hereditary diseases and cancer risk.

Bioké has signed a number of recent distribution deals covering the the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg including ones with Syntec and Namocell.

At the PAG conference, researchers said they are sequencing 100 tomato genomes in 100 days using Oxford Nanopore's PromethIon and a pipeline for maximizing SV diversity.

A Chinese research team examined why cancer cell populations that amass deleterious mutations do not undergo population extinction.

Researchers also found that Neanderthals differed from humans more in the regulatory than protein-coding sequences of their genomes.

The new, multinational iReceptor Plus Consortium will develop a platform for sharing of AIRR-seq data to advance immunotherapy and precision medicine.

They further found that cancers with inactivating mutations in MARK3 and other kinases are susceptible to alkylating chemotherapeutic agents.

An international team found 566 variants in 406 loci, 150 of which evidenced pleiotropic association for alcohol and tobacco use.

Results from two GWAS studies suggest that 15-LO inhibitors could be a viable treatment for nasal polyps and chronic rhinosinusitis.

At the Plant and Animal Genome conference, a researchers discussed the prospect of doing pan-genome studies in barley despite the plant's genomic complexity.

NimaGen said that it will use the technology to develop and market new kits and panels for next-generation sequencing.

The subtypes — which were distinguished from one another using proteomic data — were associated with proliferation, immune response, metabolism, and invasion.

Researchers uncovered nearly a hundred loci to general risk tolerance and hundreds more to particular risky behaviors.

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There's increasing genetic evidence that a number of ancient hominins may have contributed to the human gene pool, according to Discover's The Crux blog.

In Cell this week: messenger RNA expression and translation, RNA localization atlas, and more.

Three genetic testing companies form a coalition to influence how Congress considers genetic privacy, The Hill reports.

University of California, San Diego researchers investigate how skin care products influence the skin microbiome, Scientific American reports.