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San Diego-based Cypher Genomics has been offering human genome interpretation software. The company's 14 employees will join Human Longevity.

The effort aims to, among other things, generate data for mapping the genetic diversity of the Korean people and create standardized gene-variation databases.

QuanDx will market the HPV test in Europe, where it also markets a CE-marked multiplex test for 30 leukemia fusion genes, called Q-fusion.

In a set of previously evaluated clinical samples, the panel showed good specificity for all targets, with sensitivity for one target equivalent to microscopy. 

The firm has billed commercial insurers for more than 17,000 tests and reported test results for more than 15,000 Medicare patients without receiving payment.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: personal genome approach to RNA-seq read alignment, hematopoietic Systems Biology Repository, and more.

A man is using DNA evidence to argue that he is the rightful heir to the baronetcy of Stichill, the Guardian reports.

As part of an effort to get a diverse group of people to donate their DNA for research, some blood donors in the San Diego area will get their genomes sequenced, according to KPBS.

The comment period on the Department of Health and Human Services' proposal to alter the Common Rule has been extended.