legal settlement Myriad Genetics Settles Anti-Kickback Lawsuit Related to Vectra DA Myriad will pay $45.25 million to the federal and California state governments and $2.75 million to the whistleblower in exchange for dismissal of the case and all claims against it. Progenity to Cut Workforce as Third-Party Payor Seeks $27.4M for Alleged Overpayment The firm said it will dispute the claim of overpayment and will separately negotiate with the undisclosed payor for in-network status. Progenity Resolves US DOJ Billing, Past Practice Investigations for $35.8M Along with the federal settlement, the company will also pay an additional $13.2 million to settle civil claims by different state attorneys general. Agendia Settles Allegations of Medicare Fraud for $8.25M The US DOJ alleged that the company conspired to "artificially delay" ordering its MammaPrint test in order to circumvent Medicare's 14-day rule. Natera and Illumina Settle Patent Suit, Sign License Agreement, Amend Supply Deal The May 8 settlement resolves all claims and counterclaims relating to noninvasive prenatal testing and pre-implantation genetic screening and diagnosis. Feb 6, 2020 Twist Bioscience Settles With Agilent, Reports 49 Percent Rise in Fiscal Q1 Revenues Oct 21, 2019 10x Genomics to Pay $25M, Cross-License Patents to End BD Infringement Suit Jul 19, 2019 Myriad Genetics Settles Improper Medicare Billing Complaint for $9.1M Feb 12, 2019 GenomeDx Biosciences to Pay $2M to Settle Allegations of Improper Medicare Billing Nov 14, 2018 Bio-Rad Awarded $24M in 10x Genomics Patent Infringement Lawsuit Sep 19, 2018 Premaitha Licenses NIPT Tech From Illumina Under Settlement May 8, 2018 PacBio, Oxford Nanopore Settle Patent Dispute in Europe Apr 20, 2018 Biotheranostics Settles False Claims Allegations With DOJ for $2M Mar 12, 2018 Natera Settles Billing Lawsuit With US Government for $11.4M Nov 1, 2017 Luminex, Curiox BioSystems Settle Trademark Infringement Lawsuit Sep 28, 2017 Alere Settles With SEC for $13M May 11, 2017 Thermo Fisher Spent $314M on Two Acquisitions in Q1; Settled IP Suits With Roche 454, Illumina Jul 7, 2016 Illumina Settles Enzo IP Lawsuit for $21M May 17, 2016 Life Technologies, Enzo Biochem Settle Patent Infringement Lawsuit Oct 13, 2015 Enzo Biochem Settles IP Infringement Case With Affymetrix; Q4 Revenues Rise 3 Percent Jul 6, 2015 Enzo Biochem Settles Patent Suit With Luminex for $7.1M Apr 28, 2015 CombiMatrix Inks Settlement Deal Ending Insurance Fraud Suit Apr 6, 2015 Genmark, ViroNovative Settle Patent-infringement Dispute Apr 2, 2015 Federal Court OKs Celera's $23M Settlement with Former Shareholders Jan 27, 2015 Utah Court Dismisses Two More BRCA Testing Patent Lawsuits against Labcorp, Ambry Load More Breaking News New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Qiagen, Thermo Fisher, Bionano Genomics, BillionToOne, More People in the News at Illumina Ventures, Element Biosciences, Epigenomics, Exagen, More Genomic Approaches Boost Rare Disease Diagnoses in Middle Eastern Patient Population GeneDx to Raise $150M in Public and Direct Stock Offerings In Brief This Week: T2 Biosystems, Novacyt, OpGen, Dante Genomics, Nautilus Biotechnology, More The Scan Self-Reported Hearing Loss in Older Adults Begins Very Early in Life, Study Says A JAMA Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery study says polygenic risk scores associated with hearing loss in older adults is also associated with hearing decline in younger groups. Genome-Wide Analysis Sheds Light on Genetics of ADHD A genome-wide association study meta-analysis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder appearing in Nature Genetics links 76 genes to risk of having the disorder. MicroRNA Cotargeting Linked to Lupus A mouse-based study appearing in BMC Biology implicates two microRNAs with overlapping target sites in lupus. Enzyme Involved in Lipid Metabolism Linked to Mutational Signatures In Nature Genetics, a Wellcome Sanger Institute-led team found that APOBEC1 may contribute to the development of the SBS2 and SBS13 mutational signatures in the small intestine.