North America Delic Partners With GT Research for Genetic Analysis of Cannabis, Psychedelic Mushrooms The companies will provide detailed analyses of genomic regions related to traits of high commercial interest to Canadian producers. NanoMosaic Looks to Aptamers to Expand Content, Eyes Commercial Launch in Early 2022 Premium The company is looking to move beyond antibodies in hopes of providing proteome-scale measurements on its nanoneedle-based sensing platform. Multiomic Study Identifies Drivers of Severe COVID-19 in Patients Under 50 Without Comorbidities Researchers profiled genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic, and other features in COVID-19 patients under 50 years, identifying shifts linked to critical cases. Yourgene H1 2022 Revenues More Than Double The company said its genomic services revenues grew 260 percent during the first half of the year, thanks largely to COVID-19 testing. Gencove Raises $10M in Series A Financing The funding round, led by Lewis & Clark AgriFood, brings the New York-based low-pass genome sequencing firm's total fundraising to $16.2 million. Sep 22, 2021 Polynesian Island Population History Revealed From Present-Day Human Genomes Sep 22, 2021 Hexagon Bio Raises $61M in Private Financing Round Sep 21, 2021 GenXys, Helix Partner to Provide Clinical Decision Support for PGx Testing Sep 21, 2021 Canada's Spartan Bioscience Reemerges as Genomadix With Eye Toward Near-Patient COVID-19 Testing Premium Sep 21, 2021 Persephone Biosciences, Janssen Biotech Ink Biomarker Discovery Agreement Sep 21, 2021 Personal Genome Diagnostics, Cleveland Clinic Join Forces to Advance Liquid Biopsy Sep 21, 2021 PhenoTips Raises C$2.5M in Seed Funding Sep 21, 2021 Fauna Bio Raises $9M in Seed Money Sep 21, 2021 Phosphorus Wins Conditional New York State Approval for GeneCompass Consumer Test Sep 20, 2021 Helix, Medical University of South Carolina Partner for Population Genomics Program Sep 20, 2021 Forensic Genomics Firm Othram Raises $18M in Series B Round Sep 20, 2021 Genomenon, Alexion Pharmaceuticals Team on Rare Disease Dx Sep 17, 2021 New PacBio Library Prep Method Helps Cover 'Death Valley' Between Short and Long Reads Premium Sep 17, 2021 FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests Sep 17, 2021 New Facial Analysis Tool From Children's National Hospital Screens for Genetic Diseases Premium Sep 17, 2021 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More Sep 16, 2021 Polygenic Risk Scores for Breast, Prostate Cancer Adaptable for Cross-Ancestry Use, Study Shows Sep 16, 2021 Molecular Clonal Tracking Method Captures Lung Cancer Treatment Response, Resistance Features Sep 16, 2021 Castle Biosciences Receives New York State Approval for DecisionDx DiffDx-Melanoma Test Sep 16, 2021 FDA Approves Takeda's Exkivity With Thermo Fisher CDx for EGFR Exon20 Insertion-Positive NSCLC Load More Breaking News Delic Partners With GT Research for Genetic Analysis of Cannabis, Psychedelic Mushrooms Indivumed, Biognosys Expand Partnership to Offer Immunopeptidomics Insights Multiomic Study Identifies Drivers of Severe COVID-19 in Patients Under 50 Without Comorbidities Yourgene H1 2022 Revenues More Than Double Gencove Raises $10M in Series A Financing Blueprint Genetics, BioMarin to Offer Genetic Testing for Skeletal Dysplasia in Europe, Middle East The Scan Should've Been Spotted Sooner Scientists tell the Guardian that SARS-CoV-2 testing issues at a UK lab should have been noticed earlier. For Martian Fuel Researchers have outlined a plan to produce rocket fuel on Mars that uses a combination of sunlight, carbon dioxide, frozen water, cyanobacteria, and engineered E. coli, according to Gizmodo. To Boost Rapid Testing The Washington Post writes that new US programs aim to boost the availability of rapid at-home SARS-CoV-2 tests. PNAS Papers on Strawberry Evolution, Cell Cycle Regulators, False-Positive Triplex Gene Editing In PNAS this week: strawberry pan-genome, cell cycle-related roles for MDM2 and MDMX, and more.