The panel will be offered out of JAX Genomic Medicine's CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited lab and will support Jackson's Maine Cancer Genomics Initiative.
The test runs on Roche's LightCycler 480 instruments or Cobas z 480 analyzers.
The company said the funds would be used to advance its CANScript platform, which is designed to predict patient responses to cancer treatments.
The contract was awarded by the UK's NHS Blood and Transplant, which is responsible for promoting and overseeing organ and blood donation.
Alere filed a legal complaint in order to push Abbott to obtain the anti-trust approvals needed to complete the acquisition proposed earlier this year.
In PLOS this week: genetic factors associated with facial features, a new mutation that makes individuals more prone to Brugada syndrome, and more.
Nutrigenomic companies offer gene-based diet advice, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Researchers have found a new kind of virus — one that starts out broken up into five parts.
Nature News explores the president's "science legacy."