codevelopment agreement Sophia Genetics Touts Informatics Deals With Weill Cornell, Agilent, Dasa Premium Fresh off its July IPO, the Swiss-American company is expanding its technological and geographical footprints with a series of collaborations and partnerships. Thermo Fisher Scientific, AstraZeneca Team up to Develop CDx for Targeted Drugs The next-generation sequencing based companion diagnostics will be paired with targeted therapies that are being developed for several diseases. GenomSys, Philips to Build Genome Analysis Technology Based on MPEG-G Standard The multiyear collaboration agreement brings together two of the corporate champions of the MPEG-G genomic data representation and compression standard. Sophia Genetics Files for $100M IPO, Inks Cancer Data Deal With GE Healthcare Sophia, which will trade on the Nasdaq, seeks to raise $100 million in an IPO, and separately announced a partnership with GE Healthcare. Illumina, Kartos Therapeutics Partner to Develop TP53 Companion Diagnostic The two companies will codevelop the next-generation sequencing test for Kartos's MDM2 inhibitor, KRT-232, being studied in TP53 wild-type blood cancers. Apr 15, 2021 Trapelo Health, Magellan Hope to Ease Prior Authorization for Precision Oncology Testing Premium Feb 24, 2021 Qiagen, Inovio Expand CDx Partnership, Starting With NGS Test for Cervical Dysplasia Therapy Feb 9, 2021 UK Startup Gabriel Precision Oncology Leans on Congenica to Broaden NGS Use in Cancer Testing Premium Nov 18, 2020 Agendia, Paige Partner to Codevelop New Assays Using MammaPrint, BluePrint Signatures Aug 6, 2020 Biocept, Aegea to Develop PCR-based COVID-19 Assay Using Switch-Blocker Tech Jul 17, 2020 Saga Diagnostics, SensID to Codevelop Control Reagents for Cancer Mutation Detection Jul 1, 2020 Sherlock Biosciences, Binx Health Partner to Develop CRISPR-Based POC COVID-19 Test Premium May 5, 2020 CareDx, Weill Cornell Codeveloping Kidney Transplant Rejection Test Mar 17, 2020 Illumina, IDbyDNA Ink Partnership on NGS Technologies for Infectious Disease Jan 15, 2020 PGDx, Eisai to Develop Next-Generation Sequencing Biomarker Assay Jan 13, 2020 Roche, Illumina Partner on Next-Generation Sequencing IVD, CDx Development, Marketing Dec 3, 2019 Illumina, ArcherDx Expand Partnership on NGS IVD Tests Nov 7, 2019 Lucence Diagnostics, MEDx Partner on Companion Diagnostic Cancer Tests in China Nov 6, 2019 Mission Bio, BioLegend Partner on Single-Cell DNA-Protein Detection Oct 4, 2019 Prometheus Biosciences, Takeda Pharmaceutical to Codevelop Targeted Therapies, CDx for IBD Sep 24, 2019 Foundation Medicine, Natera to Develop Liquid Biopsy Monitoring Assays Sep 16, 2019 Interpace Diagnostics, Genecast Biotechnology Ink Worldwide Research Services Agreement Sep 11, 2019 Roche-GE Partnership Integrating Molecular Data Into Navify Tumor Board Premium May 31, 2019 Bruker Inks Consumables, Software Deals With PreOmics, Genedata Mar 26, 2019 CDC, Group K Diagnostics Collaborate to Design, Evaluate Zika POC Test Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.