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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – MDxHealth today announced it signed agreements with health insurance providers FedMed and America's Choice Provider Network, extending access to the company's ConfirmMDx prostate cancer test to 50 million additional lives.

FedMed has 40 million covered lives, while ACPN has 11.2 million lives, MDxHealth said. The firm said that more than 130 million covered lives now have access to the ConfirmMDx test.

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Matt Hancock, the UK health secretary, is calling for the swift rollout of predictive genetic tests, the Guardian reports.

A WHO panel is calling for a global registry of human germline gene-editing projects, according to Stat News.

Vox writes that lab mishaps involving pathogens are quite common.

In Genome Biology this week: analysis of wild and cultivated peach genomes, Hi-C-based pipeline for assembling microbial genomes from metagenomic data, and more.

Mar
28
Sponsored by
Qiagen

The Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD) is a manually curated, comprehensive collection of disease-causing, germline mutations. Since 1996, a team of experts has manually catalogued over a quarter of a million mutations for the database.  

Apr
11
Sponsored by
Bionano Genomics

This webinar will review a recent study that applied whole-genome sequencing and optical genome mapping to identify a large number of previously undetected somatic structural variants in leukemia samples.