Telehealth service provider GeneMatters is teaming with Clear Genetics to extend the reach of its genetic counselors for health systems and labs.
Telehealth startup PWNHealth will provide physician oversight services to Sema4's recently launched CarrierChek product, allowing for a nationwide rollout.
The alliance will combine the two firms' technologies and know-how to provide doctors with insights into patients' health status.
Vendors DNAnexus and Saphetor hope to create a seamless platform for genome-based biomarker discovery and interpretation.
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 newly announced tie-up wants to alleviate the shortage of bioinformaticists by taking over data management and storage for genomics researchers.
The company will provide its molecular thyroid tests to researchers at Einstein Medical Center of Philadelphia.
GATC Biotech said it selected Bluebee's platform for its service because of its increased automation and flexibility.
Under the terms of the agreement, N-of-One will provide clinical interpretation services for CompanionDx's targeted next generation sequencing-based tests.
Amarantus will use its LymPro Test to evaluate the pharmacodynamic effect of Anavex 2-73 and Anavex Plus on the expression of the biomarker CD69.
An Australian-led team has generated a draft genome assembly of the invasive cane toad in hopes it will help in population control, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.
The New York Times reports that the US Department of Defense has implemented about half the recommendations made to improve safe handling of dangerous agents.
In PLOS this week: approach for teasing out archaic introgression in human genomes, immune transcription features in HCV infection, and more.
Stat News reports that Maryland is promoting itself to the biotech industry with a mobile billboard.