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 UK Biobank Study Investigates Incomplete Penetrance of Mendelian Disease Variants MDxHealth Q3 Revenues Grow 23 Percent BioMérieux Q3 Revenues Increase 11 Percent, Firm Raises 2021 Guidance Germline Cancer Risk Genes May Hold Rhabdomyosarcoma Survival Clues, Study Suggests Danaher Q3 Revenues Rise 23 Percent, Beat Wall Street Estimates Horse Genetics Study Reveals Origins of Domestication, Use in Human Culture The Scan Guidelines for Ancient DNA Work More than two dozen researchers have developed new ethical guidelines for conducting ancient DNA research, which they present in Nature. And Cleared A UK regulator has cleared former UK Prime Minister David Cameron in concerns he should have registered as a consultant-lobbyist for his work with Illumina, according to the Financial Times. Suit Over Allegations The Boston Globe reports that David Sabatini, who was placed on leave from MIT after allegations of sexual harassment, is suing his accuser, the Whitehead Institute, and the institute's director. Nature Papers on Esophageal Cancer, Origin of Modern Horses, Exome Sequencing of UK Biobank Participants In Nature this week: genetic and environmental influences of esophageal cancer, domestic horse origin traced to Western Eurasian steppes, and more.