Amarantus Amarantus Reacquires Neurology Diagnostic Assets from Avant Amarantus has reacquired LymPro Test, MSPrecise, and NuroPro and said that it plans to assign the assets to a new subsidiary. Avant Completes Acquisitions of Amarantus, Theranostics Health The deals bring together Avant's ovarian cancer diagnostic, Amarantus' multiple sclerosis and Alzheimer's disease assays, and Theranostics' CLIA lab. Achieving Dx Ambitions Key to Avant-Amarantus-Theranostics Merger Premium The deal brings together three firms that have struggled to ramp their test businesses in hopes that the combined outfit will be better positioned to succeed. Avant, Amarantus Diagnostics Add Theranostics Health to Planned Merger Avant and Amarantus, which agreed to merge in January, have now signed a deal to acquire Theranostics Health and its CLIA-certified laboratory. Amarantus Inks Deal to Merge Dx Unit with Avant Diagnostics When the merger is complete, Amarantus will own 80 million shares of Avant, representing about 45 percent of the combined company. Oct 1, 2015 Amarantus Bio Moves Into Orphan Disease Theranostics, Raises $5.5M Apr 27, 2015 Amarantus Bio Raises $5M Feb 18, 2015 Amarantus Inks Alzheimer's Biomarker Test Deal with Anavex Jan 15, 2015 Amarantus Options Blood-based Alzheimer's Biomarkers from Georgetown Jan 13, 2015 Amarantus Acquires DioGenix for up to $10.9M Breaking News Simple HealthKit Raises $8M in Series A Round Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: Quantum-Si Layoffs, UBS Coverage Initiations, More LumiraDx Secures FDA Emergency Use Authorization, UK Approval for COVID-19, Flu Test Rarity Bioscience Raises Additional €500,000 Cancer Prognoses Informed by Module-Based Approach, Study Finds The Scan UK Team Presents Genetic, Epigenetic Sequencing Method Using enzymatic DNA preparation steps, researchers in Nature Biotechnology develop a strategy for sequencing DNA, along with 5-methylcytosine and 5-hydroxymethylcytosine, on existing sequencers. DNA Biobank Developed for French Kidney Donors, Recipients The KiT-GENIE biobank described in the European Journal of Human Genetics contains DNA samples, genotyping profiles, immune patterns, and clinical features for thousands of kidney donors or transplant recipients in Nantes, France. Cardiometabolic Disease May Have Distinct Associations With Microbial Metabolites in Blood, Gut By analyzing gut microbes in combination with related metabolites in feces and blood, researchers in Nature Communications found distinct cardiometabolic disease relationships at each site. Study Reveals New Details About Genetics of Major Cause of Female Infertility Researchers in Nature Medicine conducted a whole-exome sequencing study of mote than a thousand patients with premature ovarian insufficiency.