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Clinical & Translational

The partners will develop an NGS panel for solid and liquid tumors for use in personalized oncology.

The company plans to establish a clinical laboratory to offer its Gensignia miRNA Signature Classifier for Lung Cancer Test, as well as other tests in the future.

Sonic will make the blood-based Harmony test, which assesses the risk of a fetus having trisomy 21, available in Australia and the UK.

FDA has approved BMS' Opdivo with a test to guide treatment strategies, but according to the drug label testing isn't required to identify who should receive the drug.

DDC provides private DNA testing services including biological family relationship testing, veterinary testing, forensic testing, and medical applications including cell-line authentication.

Biodesix Raises $8.6M

In PNAS this week: adzuki bean genome, spontaneous mutation patterns in E. coli, and more.

An op-ed in the New York Times discusses banking of fecal samples to restore the gut microbiome.

Rules and regulations governing genetic modifications of human embryos vary from country to country, Nature News says, but such work may take place despite restrictions. is eyeing an expansion into genomic risk assessments, the Verge reports.

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This webinar will discuss the benefits of a rapid targeted next-generation sequencing (TNGS) panel, using dried blood spots, for second-tier newborn metabolic and hearing loss screening and its immediate utility for high-risk diagnostic testing in the neonatal intensive care unit. 

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This webinar will focus on a range of research and clinical applications enabled by improvements in mate pair technology for whole genome sequencing. 

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Brian Wells of Penn Medicine will detail how his team's "PennOmics" integrated healthcare data warehouse accelerates clinical trial recruitment at the point of care, accepts data from wearables, and does it all in a secure, HIPAA- and research-compliant fashion.