restructuring Myriad Genetics to Sell Vectra DA Business, Reorganize International Presence The changes follow a strategic review and are part of the company's previously announced plans for growing its revenues and reducing costs. WuXi NextCode Restructures, Rebrands as Genuity Science Facing questions over data security in the US and Ireland, the company has changed its name as it looks to shed its China operations. Ancestry Lays off 6 Percent of Employees due to Consumer Slump CEO Margo Georgiadis said that the company has "seen a slowdown in consumer demand across the entire DNA category." Curetis to Cut 30 Percent of Workforce as Part of Strategic Restructuring The company will rely more on distribution partners in Europe for its Unyvero product line while continuing highly targeted commercialization efforts in the US. Roche to Close NimbleGen Site, Lay Off 79 by Mid-2020 Roche said the layoffs at its Madison, Wisconsin site will start Dec. 31 and continue through June 30, 2020. Jun 8, 2018 CooperSurgical Exits Genetic Carrier Screening, NIPT Business May 30, 2018 Avant Diagnostics Restructures, Issues Private Placement Sep 21, 2017 Bio-Rad Shutters Former GnuBio Facility as Part of Digital Biology R&D Consolidation Aug 11, 2017 NantHealth Lays Off 300 as It Posts 17 Percent Decline in Q2 Revenues Jul 27, 2017 Qiagen Q2 Revenues Grow 4 Percent; Firm Nudges Up Full-Year Guidance Jul 5, 2017 CareDx Restructures Obligations Related to Acquisition of Allenex May 2, 2017 Rosetta Genomics Realigns Strategy to Focus on Thyroid Test Mar 23, 2017 Interpace Dx Reaches Deal to Restructure Debt Mar 9, 2017 GeneNews Settles With HDL Liquidating Trust Feb 10, 2017 Great Basin Scientific Restructures, Cuts 50 Jobs Jan 7, 2017 Cancer Genetics Lays Off Staff Dec 21, 2016 Helomics Completes Restructuring to Clinical CRO Nov 7, 2016 PerkinElmer Q3 Revenues Drop 3 Percent, Miss Analyst Estimates Nov 2, 2016 Qiagen's Q3 Revenues Jump 8 Percent Sep 26, 2016 PerkinElmer Reorganizes, Creates Standalone Diagnostics Business Apr 12, 2016 Olink Reorganizes, Splits Into Two Companies Mar 23, 2016 Interpace Announces Additional Job Cuts as Part of Restructuring Feb 12, 2016 RainDance Reorganizes, Focusing on New Products for Single-Cell Analysis, Linked Reads for Phasing Jan 19, 2016 Toronto Stock Exchange Reviewing GeneNews' Eligibility for Continued Listing Jan 7, 2016 Sequenom to Cut 20 Percent of Workforce, Divest North Carolina Lab Load More Breaking News Single-Nucleus Chromatin Accessibility Profiling in Coronary Artery Disease Points to Mechanisms ALL Genomes Marked by High DNA Methylation Levels Cepheid Gets CE Mark for Updated Rapid COVID MDx Test Mainz Biomed, Dante Labs Partner to Commercialize ColoAlert in Europe, UAE CellCarta Acquires Rights to Targeted Protein Assays from Fred Hutch Spinout Precision Assays Genetic Analysis, Omnigene Medical Technologies Ink Distribution, Tech Transfer Deal The Scan Monkeypox Case Found in US The New York Times says that a case of monkeypox has now been reported in the US. Effects on Fetal Screening Wired writes that changes to US abortion laws could affect screening for fatal congenital conditions. 'Pharma Bro' Out of Prison The Wall Street Journal reports that Martin Shkreli has been released from prison to a halfway house. Nature Papers Present Cultivate Oat Genome, Benchmarking of Spatial and Single-Cell Transcriptomic Integration Methods In Nature this week: reference genome of the cultivated oat, and more.