clinical genomics

Diagnostics firm BioHisto Maroc will market and distribute the firm's tissue-based and liquid biopsy sequencing services to oncologists and their patients.

Zogen will market and promote OncoDNA's genomic testing and data interpretation services to oncologists in Mexico.

Two recent studies found that as many as 20 percent of adults may have disease-associated variants, despite having no symptoms or evidence of family history.

Guardant is alleging that Foundation's advertising of its own products has harmed both Guardant and cancer patients.

Dubbing itself a "telegenomics company," San Francisco startup Genome Medical announced the launch this week of its genetic consultation services offering.

The telegenomics startup will use the proceeds to support the rollout of its genetic consultation services. A pilot version of the services was launched last fall.

CSO Phil Stephens said the firm is finding specific genomic alterations that appear to affect sensitivity to immunotherapies, as it also advances overall mutation burden testing.

Undiagnosed Disease Network researchers used exome sequencing to diagnose more than one-quarter of individuals previously denied clinical exome reimbursement.

In 19,000 cases reported so far, researchers have gleaned data that enhances understanding of the spectrum of cancer mutations and supports the rationale of ongoing basket trial initiatives.

Hospitals in Morocco, Cameroon, and South Africa recently adopted its SOPHiA artificial intelligence offering, the firm's first crop of African customers.

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Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.

Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.

Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.

In Science this week: full CRISPR locus integration complex structure, and more.