equity investment Seqera Labs Raises $5.5M in Seed Funding Centre for Genomic Regulation spinout Seqera Labs builds life sciences pipeline management software that helped identify the Alpha and Delta SARS-CoV-2 variants. GenesisCare Takes Minority Stake in Precision Medicine Firm PreludeDx Earlier this year, the companies signed a deal to expand access to PreludeDx's DCISionRT precision medicine breast cancer test in Australia and the US. Genoox Raises $8M, Names New Board Chair Sumitomo's In Venture subsidiary led the financing round, which Genoox said it will use to broaden its customer base worldwide. Engine Biosciences Closes $43M Series A Round The AI-powered bioinformatics startup will use the money to launch clinical drug discovery programs in precision oncology. Seven Bridges Raises $15M in First Closing of Series C The bioinformatics firm, which did not identify the new investor, expects to close the rest of the $30 million round later this quarter. Apr 22, 2021 Seqster Closes $12M Series A Funding Round Apr 19, 2021 Korean Rare Disease Diagnostics Firm 3billion Looks to 2022 IPO, Expansion Into Drug Discovery Premium Apr 7, 2021 Qlucore Raises SEK 30M as it Looks Toward IPO Apr 6, 2021 Metrion Biosciences Closes £2.7M in Equity Financing Apr 5, 2021 Invitae Acquiring Genosity for $200M; Investment Group Provides Firm $1.15B in Senior Notes Mar 26, 2021 Rare Disease Screening Firm 3billion Closes $13M Series C Financing Mar 17, 2021 M2Gen Lands New Private Investment, Inks Research Deal with Merck Mar 11, 2021 Allelica Raises $1.75M Seed Round, Moves Headquarters to US Mar 2, 2021 Genomics Plc Closes $30M Funding Round Feb 8, 2021 Single-Cell Genomics Firm Analytical Biosciences Inks Partnership, Investment Deal With BioMap Feb 2, 2021 Syapse Raises $68M in Equity Financing Nov 13, 2020 With $50M in New Funding, Congenica Works on Platform Upgrades for Clinical Applications Premium Nov 9, 2020 Congenica Closes $50M Series C Funding Round Oct 26, 2020 GoodCell Raises $17.9M for Analytics Technology, Personal Biobanking Oct 20, 2020 Sophia Genetics Using $110M Funding Round to Focus on New Markets, Continued Collaboration Premium Oct 1, 2020 Sophia Genetics Closes $110M Series F Funding Round Jul 29, 2020 France's DNA Script Extends Series B Financing Round to $89M Jul 29, 2020 Sema4 Raises $121M in Series C Financing Round Jul 28, 2020 Startup CRISPR Firm Caspr Biotech Developing COVID Dx Using New Extremophile Bacteria Nuclease Premium Jul 23, 2020 Sanford Health Invests $800K in TruGenomix as Part of PTSD Test Alliance 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.