consumer genomics Phosphorus Wins Conditional New York State Approval for GeneCompass Consumer Test The firm's health screening sequencing assay, which retails at $249 and covers a panel of over 400 genes, will now be available to consumers in all 50 states. Recuro Health Acquires 'Health Intelligence' Firm MyLifeIQ Recuro hopes to integrate MyLifeIQ's epigenetics-based "health intelligence platform" to deliver personalized health recommendations based on DNA tests and wearable sensor data. Seqster Closes $12M Series A Funding Round With investors including 23andMe's Wojcicki, the data aggregation firm is looking to accelerate technology development and company growth. Seqster, Medable Team on Data Integration for Clinical Trials The two California startups will aggregate genomic and phenotypic data, including social determinants of health, to support and manage decentralized clinical trials. GenomSys Banks on MPEG-G Standard to Make Genome Analysis Mobile Premium With a new CEO, the Swiss startup expects to have its consumer-facing mobile app ready by midyear. Jan 21, 2021 Ancestry Shutters Health Offering, Raising Questions About Future of Consumer Genomics Premium Jan 15, 2021 Ancestry to Discontinue NGS-Based AncestryHealth Service Dec 10, 2020 Following Acquisition, UK Firm MyHealthChecked Launches SARS-CoV-2 Consumer Testing Service Premium Nov 23, 2020 Prototype GenoShare Tool Aims to Help Patients Understand Risks of Genomic Data Sharing Premium Oct 26, 2020 GoodCell Raises $17.9M for Analytics Technology, Personal Biobanking Sep 21, 2020 Nebula Genomics, Oasis Labs Partner to Offer Secure Personal Genomic Data Sep 10, 2020 Researchers Encourage Forensics Labs to Adopt New Genomic Technologies for Relationship Testing Premium Aug 18, 2020 23andMe Garners FDA Clearance for CYP2C19 PGx Test Report Aug 5, 2020 Blackstone to Acquire Ancestry for $4.7B Aug 3, 2020 Ancestry Rolls Out Sequencing-Based Health Offering Focused on Common Conditions Premium Apr 24, 2020 Ancestry to Make Consumer Genomics Database Available for COVID-19 Research Project Mar 6, 2020 As Consumer Genomics Market Cools, Providers Ponder Better Ways to Reach Customers Premium Mar 2, 2020 ADx Healthcare to Launch Alzheimer's Polygenic Risk Test Through Japanese Clinic Feb 6, 2020 Ancestry Lays off 6 Percent of Employees due to Consumer Slump Jan 28, 2020 Precision Health Company ixLayer Introduces Platform to Streamline Genetic Test Delivery Premium Jan 2, 2020 Personalized Medicine in 2019: Options Increasing But Are They Reaching Patients? Premium Jan 2, 2020 PHR Startup Ciitizen Sees Hope in Aggregating Genotype, Phenotype Data for Patients Premium Dec 17, 2019 Direct-to-Consumer Biobanking Firm LifeVault Bio Raises $5.6M Dec 5, 2019 Ancestry Grant Marks New Direction for Wolters Kluwer's UpToDate Premium Nov 15, 2019 Employee Benefits Programs Share Early Experiences Implementing Genetic Testing Premium 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 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.