private financing LetsGetChecked Closes $150M Funding Round The company will use the funding to launch care pathways, which will provide remote care for patients with chronic conditions. Binx Health Raises $104M in Series E Round The Boston-based company said it will use the funds to ramp up manufacturing of its FDA-cleared Binx io molecular point-of-care instrument, among other things. GenapSys Raises $70M in Series D Financing The new funding will enable the Redwood City, California-based company to further develop its semiconductor-based sequencing platform. Atonarp Raises $50M in Series D Round The Japanese company, which has raised $111 million to date, said the funding will support the development and commercialization of its molecular diagnostic products. Cue Health Raises $235M in Private Funding The company recently received Emergency Use Authorization from the FDA for a SARS-CoV-2 test that runs on its portable molecular diagnostics system. May 6, 2021 TwinStrand Biosciences Raises $50M in Series B Round Apr 28, 2021 Kromatid Receives $2M Investment From BroadOak Capital Partners Apr 27, 2021 Ultivue Closes $50M Series D Financing Round Apr 27, 2021 Sample Prep Startup SimplSeq Raises $2M in Seed Funding Apr 20, 2021 Nanopore Sequencing Firm Armonica Technologies Progresses Towards Single-Base Detection Premium Apr 20, 2021 Sense Biodetection Raises $50M in Series B Financing to Develop POC MDx Platform, SARS-CoV-2 Test Apr 19, 2021 Women's Health Startup Adyn Raises $2.5M in Seed Funding Apr 16, 2021 French Single-Cell Analysis Startup Minos Biosciences Raises €1.5M Apr 15, 2021 Molecular Assemblies Extends Series A Financing Round by $11.8M Apr 14, 2021 ImmunoScape Closes $14M Funding Round Apr 12, 2021 Amazon to Give Out $12M Under Next Phase of AWS Diagnostics Development Initiative Apr 8, 2021 Epigenetic Biomarker Firm Foxo Technologies Raises $10M Apr 7, 2021 Vizgen Raises $37M in Series B Financing Apr 7, 2021 Preconception Genetic Testing Firm Orchid Raises $4.5M in Seed Funding Mar 24, 2021 Nuclein Raises $14M to Support Development of Portable PCR Test System Mar 18, 2021 Bruker Invests in Startup Acuity Spatial Genomics Mar 16, 2021 Inflammatix Raises $102M in Series D Financing to Continue Development of Immune-Response Tests Mar 15, 2021 Drug Discovery Firm Insitro Raises $400M in Series C Round Mar 15, 2021 OncoDiag Raises $3M to Market Test for Early Detection of Recurrent Bladder Cancer Mar 4, 2021 Waters Enters $500M Senior Notes Private Placement Load More Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.