The award will help fund development of the firm's "ksim" algorithm to determine infection relatedness in suspected hospital-acquired infection outbreaks.
Researchers characterized new and known cell populations with single-cell transcriptome profiles for nearly 10,400 liver cells, using the data to see changes associated with liver cancer.
The partnership brings Mission Bio's Tapestri NGS-based single-cell sequencing platform for cancer profiling to the Chinese market.
A Personalized Medicine Coalition-funded study has found that NGS-based testing is moderately cost effective but that access to targeted treatments remains a hurdle.
Celsius Therapeutics uses single-cell genomic sequencing and informatics to discover new therapies for autoimmune disease and cancer.
Forensic laboratories can now use the Applied Biosystems Precision ID System mtDNA analysis to submit profiles to a national database.
Under the agreement, Biodesix will use the Thermo Fisher Ion Torrent Oncomine Pan-Cancer Cell-Free Assay to generate data to apply for FDA premarket approval.
In a message posted on Twitter today, Oxford Nanopore said that revenues grew to $43.7 million last year, up from $17.8 million in 2017.
The project, called Seq&Treat, will be implemented in Brazil, China, Georgia, India, and South Africa starting in October.
By sequencing 10 Bronze, early Iron, and late Iron Age individuals, researchers retraced ancestry patterns at a Philistine port city in present-day Israel.
From single-cell RNA sequence data on neurogenic brain samples from young and old mice, researchers saw T cell activity that seems to staunch neural stem cell proliferation.
The companies will combine their respective technologies to offer genomic services for the plant and animal breeding sectors.
The researchers found that background TP53 gene mutations increase with age and could affect efforts to develop liquid biopsy-based cancer screening tests.
Geisinger and UPenn researchers found that Titin truncations revealed by exome sequencing increased DCM risk in those with European but not with African ancestry.
Under the non-exclusive agreement, Germany's Merck will globally distribute RevoluGen's Fire Monkey/Fire Flower kit for the extraction of high molecular weight DNA.
As expected, the UK's Competition and Markets Authority is referring the proposed Illumina acquisition of PacBio for an in-depth Phase 2 investigation.
The suits, targeting products that include the BGISEQ-500 and MGISEQ-2000 platforms, add fuel to the ongoing patent dispute between the two firms.
The firms aim to combine PerkinElmer 's Ordered Data Interpretation Network and FDNA's Face2Gene facial analysis software to target emerging markets.
Researchers analyzed RNA sequencing data gathered from induced pluripotent stem cells as they differentiated into heart muscle cells.
By analyzing thousands of cancer genomes, investigators identified hotspots for passenger mutations at DNA hairpin sites that are a preferred substrate for APOBEC, a cytidine deaminase.
A New Zealand minister says the country's genetic modification laws need to be re-examined to help combat climate change, the New Zealand Herald reports.
A new analysis finds some cancers receive more nonprofit dollars than others.
An Australian mother's conviction in the deaths of her children may be re-examined after finding that two of the children carried a cardiac arrhythmia-linked gene variant.
In Science this week: comparative analysis of sex differences in mammal gene expression, and more.