North America Bionano Genomics Outlines Studies Comparing Optical Genome Mapping With Clinical Standard Premium The San Diego-based firm also said it expects European customers to get optical genome mapping-based assays for leukemia and FSHD accredited. New California Condor Genome Assembly Reveals High Genetic Diversity Genetic diversity, which helps the birds adapt in the wild, can also aid conservationists' efforts to breed out deleterious traits and diseases in the species. DiaSorin Q1 Revenues Rise 53 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand The company said that its Q1 revenue growth was driven in part by SARS-CoV-2 test revenues of €102.0 million, booked mainly in the US, Canada, and Europe. In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, PerkinElmer, Unilabs, and More News items for the week of May 10, 2021. DermTech Q1 Revenues up 62 Percent The firm processed approximately 9,400 billable samples in Q1, a 62 percent increase compared to approximately 5,800 samples in Q1 of 2020. Mar 25, 2021 Immunai Using Acquisition, Funding to Shift Into Functional Work Premium Mar 25, 2021 Wild Animal Gut Microbiomes Reveal New Species, Ties to Host Traits Mar 25, 2021 Immunai Acquires Dropprint Genomics Mar 25, 2021 Quantgene, CureMatch Partner to Guide Precision Cancer Treatment Mar 25, 2021 Broad Institute Launches Schmidt Center to Merge Biology, Machine Learning Mar 24, 2021 Bionano Genomics Outlines Strategy for Clinical Adoption of Optical Genome Mapping Premium Mar 24, 2021 NCI's Sharpless Calls Data Science 'Critical' to Cancer Research, Precision Oncology Premium Mar 24, 2021 Intermountain Gets National Stage, Myriad Adds Tumor Profiling Panel With Combined Test Offering Premium Mar 24, 2021 DARPA Programs Leveraging Host-Response Testing, CRISPR for Future Pandemic Preparedness Premium Mar 24, 2021 Twist Bioscience, Biotia Nab FDA EUA for Hybridization-Based NGS SARS-CoV-2 Assay Mar 24, 2021 Scipher Medicine Raises $82M in Series C Financing Mar 24, 2021 Nuclein Raises $14M to Support Development of Portable PCR Test System Mar 24, 2021 NeoGenomics Acquires Trapelo Health in $65M Deal Mar 24, 2021 Biodesix Secures $30M Term Loan Mar 24, 2021 Thermo Fisher Scientific, Color Health Partner for COVID-19 School Testing Mar 24, 2021 Lucence, Waseda University Partner to Develop Laser-Based Liquid Biopsy Platform Mar 23, 2021 Bionano Genomics Q4 Revenues Grow 43 Percent Mar 23, 2021 Long-Read Sequencing Emerges as Useful Tool to Study RNA Isoforms Premium Mar 23, 2021 Finnish Cardiometabolic Study Uncovers Strong Effect of Structural Variants Mar 23, 2021 CellMax Life, Sebela Pharmaceuticals Sign Commercial Agreement for Colorectal Cancer Dx Test Load More Breaking News New California Condor Genome Assembly Reveals High Genetic Diversity DiaSorin Q1 Revenues Rise 53 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, GP-write, Twist Bioscience, KogeneBiotech, More In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, PerkinElmer, Unilabs, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Berkeley Lights, Castle Bio, IsoPlexis, More DermTech Q1 Revenues up 62 Percent The Scan Call to Look Again More than a dozen researchers penned a letter in Science saying a previous investigation into the origin of SARS-CoV-2 did not give theories equal consideration. Not Always Trusted In a new poll, slightly more than half of US adults have a great deal or quite a lot of trust in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Hill reports. Identified Decades Later A genetic genealogy approach has identified "Christy Crystal Creek," the New York Times reports. Science Papers Report on Splicing Enhancer, Point of Care Test for Sexual Transmitted Disease In Science this week: a novel RNA structural element that acts as a splicing enhancer, and more.