technology development BC Platforms Enlists TripleBlind for AI Data Protection Data privacy firm TripleBlind will add a layer of data encryption to BC Platforms' BCRquest biobank network as part of a Finnish consortium to promote health data sharing. Enpicom, Viroclinics-DDL Expand Partnership to Accelerate Antibody, Vaccine Discovery A Dutch province has awarded an unspecified sum to the Netherlands-based firms to combine their technologies for TCR and BCR repertoire sequencing and analysis. GeneInfoSec Wants Genetic Data Security to Start at Molecular Level Premium The early-stage company just launched a bioinformatics security service, but it is developing technology to label and manage individual molecules in DNA samples. CareDx, IDbyDNA Partner to Develop Infectious Disease Dx for Transplant Patients The test will identify more than 100 pathogens, as well as drug resistance in viruses and bacteria. Canadian Consortium Launches COVID Cloud to Support Molecular Research Led by DNAstack and supported by Canada's Digital Technology Supercluster, COVID Cloud looks to build a nationwide bioinformatics infrastructure to address the pandemic. Nov 18, 2020 Lurie Children's Hospital Details Migration of Clinical Diagnostics Lab to hg38 Reference Genome Premium Nov 2, 2020 Tempus, Janssen R&D Collaborate on Oncology Clinical Trial Matching Oct 12, 2020 MD Anderson's DrBioRight Automates Omics Analytics With Natural-Language Technology Premium Oct 7, 2020 Nvidia Expands Genomics Activities With Supercomputer, New Partnerships Premium Sep 23, 2020 Center for Genomic Regulation's COVID-19 Viral Beacon Digs Into Thousands of SARS-CoV-2 Genomes Premium Aug 21, 2020 UK Biobank Taps DNAnexus, AWS to Build Informatics Platform Premium Jul 7, 2020 Cancer Research UK, Abcam Partner to Develop Custom Antibodies for Cancer Research Jul 1, 2020 Sherlock Biosciences, Binx Health Partner to Develop CRISPR-Based POC COVID-19 Test Premium Jun 11, 2020 Avida Biomed Developing Hybridization-Based Methylation Sequencing Panels for Cancer Dx Premium May 20, 2020 Mammoth Biosciences, GSK Developing CRISPR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Diagnostic for Home Testing Premium May 19, 2020 SeqOne Looks to Support NGS-Based COVID-19 Testing to Accelerate Pandemic Screening, Tracing Premium May 5, 2020 PierianDx, University Hospital of Augsburg Tailoring NGS Workflow to European Market Apr 29, 2020 Lexogen Nabs Austrian Funding for RNA-Seq Coronavirus Test Apr 24, 2020 National Genomics Programs in UK, US Change Data Storage Calculations Premium Mar 20, 2020 COVID-19 Immune Response to be Mapped by Adaptive Biotechnologies, Microsoft Feb 28, 2020 Cepheid, Sherlock Biosciences Partner on SARS-CoV-2 Diagnostic Test Feb 28, 2020 Startup Spesana Developing MDx Clinical Decision Support Software Premium Feb 21, 2020 Horizon Aims to Build Unique Portfolio of Gene Editing Tools While Avoiding IP Woes Premium Feb 6, 2020 Dante Labs Taps BC Platforms for Informatics Support as NGS Testing Ramps Up Premium Feb 3, 2020 Qlucore Expands Into Diagnostics, Precision Medicine With New Informatics Offering Premium Load More Breaking News IV BioHoldings Partners With P4 Diagnostix, Unveils 'Bio Innovation Studio' Polynesian Island Population History Revealed From Present-Day Human Genomes Aviv Scientific Closes $40M Series B Financing Round Roche Nabs CE Mark for Three Cobas Respiratory Test Panels Hexagon Bio Raises $61M in Private Financing Round GenXys, Helix Partner to Provide Clinical Decision Support for PGx Testing The Scan Not Yet a Permanent One NPR says the lack of a permanent Food and Drug Administration commissioner has "flummoxed" public health officials. Unfair Targeting Technology Review writes that a new report says the US has been unfairly targeting Chinese and Chinese-American individuals in economic espionage cases. Limited Rapid Testing The New York Times wonders why rapid tests for COVID-19 are not widely available in the US. Genome Research Papers on IPAFinder, Structural Variant Expression Effects, Single-Cell RNA-Seq Markers In Genome Research this week: IPAFinder method to detect intronic polyadenylation, influence of structural variants on gene expression, and more.