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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Adaptive Biotechnologies today said that it has received a $2.53 million Phase II Small Business Innovation Research grant to support its adaptive immune system testing technology.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bioinformatics firm Advaita said this week that it has been awarded up to $2.0 million by the National Institutes of Health to develop software for analyzing next-generation sequencing data for personalized medicine applications.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health is soliciting applications from small businesses seeking funding under the NIH and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Small Busine

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute sees rapid point-of-care devices as offering great potential to help advance personalized medicine, and it plans to fund several research projects starting next year to spur development of these tools.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Cancer Institute plans to fund small businesses undertaking projects to develop new molecular or cellular analysis tools for use in cancer research and clinical care, according to a new funding announcement.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bioinformatics software firm DNAStar said today it received a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research Grant in support of R&D aimed at expanding the company's sequence assembly and analysis software.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Gene modification firm Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals said on Friday that it received $4.3 million in grants and investments to further develop its DNA modification technology.

Empire Genomics has discovered a genetic mutation that early studies suggest might be linked to increased response to a class of drugs called proteasome inhibitors.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Empire Genomics today announced it has received a Phase I SBIR grant from the National Cancer Institute to develop a genomic companion diagnostic test for multiple myeloma.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – TriLink BioTechnologies today announced a $130,000 award from the National Institutes of Health to develop a sample preparation method for next-generation sequencing.

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Forensic genetic firm Verogen has bought the genetic genealogy site GEDmatch.

Researchers have 3D-printed plastic bunnies that encase the information needed to make more such bunnies in DNA, according to Discover magazine.

Dan Rather, the former CBS Evening News anchor and executive producer of a new documentary, writes at the Guardian that everyone needs to know about CRISPR.

In PNAS this week: analysis of FOXA1 upregulation in ER-positive breast cancer, gene editing to correct recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa, and more.