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The company will work with researchers from the University of North Texas Health Science Center to develop better software for forensics. 

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Stat News examines ethical questions raised by Alphabet's Verily awarding a research contract to a clinic mostly owned by its CEO.

Genomics England has selected WuXi Nextcode to interpret genomic data from cancer and rare disease samples as part of the UK 100K Genomes Project.  

Congenica and Omicia have signed contracts to interpret data from the first 8,000 patients in the UK's 100,000 Genomes Project.

CDI Laboratories will use Arrayjet's Ultra Marathon II instrument to print its proteomics and other custom microarrays.

N-of-One will provide clinical interpretation services for genomic tests conducted as part of the New England Veterans' Integrated Service Network oncology program

Helomics' tumor profiling products and services, including ChemoFx, will be available to more than 700,000 Prime Health Services providers.

Cologuard will be available to Aetna's Medicare Advantage members through their physician without a co-payment or co-insurance.

The agreement follows a pilot study, under which around 500 Aetna employees participated in Newtopia's personalized health program.

The contract is to further the company's work to develop methodologies aimed at Francisella tularensis, Escherichia coli, and Babesia microti.

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In Science this week: deletion of one microRNA allows pluripotent stem cells to form embryonic and non-embryonic lineages, and more.

Arizona is planning to sue Theranos for "deceptive acts" and misrepresentations of its "capabilities and operation."

If confirmed as Department of Health and Human Services Secretary, Tom Price says he will divest himself of certain holdings, according to Stat News.

Oliver Smithies, who won the Nobel Prize in 2007, has died, the New York Times reports.