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Single-cell RNA sequencing uncovered interactions between colorectal cancer alterations and corresponding immune cell and stromal features.

In PNAS this week: forward genetics-base analysis of retinal development, interactions of T cell receptors with neoantigens in colorectal cancer, and more.

The company plans to use the proceeds for general product R&D, for reimbursement studies in the US, and for preparation for potential COVID-19 testing.

News items for the week of May 18, 2020.

All three kits run on authorized PCR instruments and may be performed by any laboratory CLIA-certified to perform high-complexity tests.

Bloomberg reports that BGI's SARS-CoV-2 testing sites in the Middle East have raised concerns among US officials.

In Science this week: machine learning algorithm for faster Mendelian disorder diagnoses, gene linked to safe response to nitrogen-containing bisphosphonates, and more.

For the three months ended April 30, the firm's revenues were $1.24 billion, flat with $1.24 billion in Q2 2019 but beating Wall Street analysts' average estimate of $1.21 billion.

The group believes its assay, which detects HPV-16 DNA, could be deployed as a screening test in the way that HPV is currently screened to prevent cervical cancer.

In Nature this week: method to uncover genetic components of complex traits, novel cytosine base editor, and more.

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New analyses indicate female researchers are publishing less during the coronavirus pandemic than male researchers, according to Nature News.

A study suggests people with the ApoE e4 genotype may be more likely to have severe COVID-19 than those with other genotypes, the Guardian says.

Direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies are searching for a genetic reason for why some people, but not others, become gravely ill with COVID-19, the Detroit Free Press reports.

In PNAS this week: forward genetics-base analysis of retinal development, interactions of T cell receptors with neoantigens in colorectal cancer, and more.