The company, which first signed on to provide services to the VA's Million Veteran Program in 2013, will provide the department with 34,000 more genomes.
The company, which currently operates an Illumina MiniSeq, has found social media to be a useful tool for generating leads.
The funding will help the company to grow its business, which brokers sequencing service deals through a global online system.
The services will couple NEB's reagents and expertise in enzyme development and manufacturing with TTP's Desktop Biology product development and engineering know-how.
The British molecular diagnostics company plans to make its array-based test for early-stage Alzheimer's disease available in the US by year end.
BGI will start offering quantitative RNA-seq services on the BGISEQ-500 soon, followed by whole-genome sequencing later this year.
N-of-One will interpret data from HemeSeq profiles for acute myeloid leukemia, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, and other cancers.
The newly minted company offers panel, whole-genome and whole exome sequencing, as well as bioinformatics analysis and reporting services to oncologists.
GeneWiz will implement multiple Dragen processors to reduce turnaround times for its genomic data analysis services business.
The firm is launching a service that will enable researchers to incorporate genetics into studies and incentivize participation with a 23andMe account.
New results from the NASA Twins Study indicate that the immune system may rev up when in space, the Washington Post reports.
Kelvin Droegemeier, the new science advisor, spoke at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting, Geekwire reports.
In PNAS this week: whole-genome assembly for the white shark, paper-based microfluidic method for detecting the malaria parasite, and more.
The World Health Organization has announced the members of its gene-editing committee, according to NPR.