Ambry LifeStrands Genomics, Ambry Genetics to Provide Testing for Singapore Precision Medicine Pilots Singaporean laboratory LifeStrands will offer clinical genetic tests from Ambry Genetics to public sector healthcare organizations as part of the program. Unilabs, Ambry Genetics Partner to Market Research-Use Genomic Testing Services Internationally The companies aim to offer genetic testing for biopharma and government-sponsored research in Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East. Ambry Genetics Settles Class Action Lawsuit Over 2020 Data Breach for $12.3M The settlement agreement, filed Sept. 9 with the US District Court for the Central District of California, does not include an admission of liability or wrongdoing by Ambry. Yourgene Health, Ambry Genetics Team on Genomic Services Under Extended Strategic Partnership The firms are giving each other access to their technologies and assays, which will allow Ambry to include NIPT in its digital screening support product. Ambry Genetics Data Suggests RNA-seq Can Boost Variant Interpretation in Understudied Ethnic Groups A retrospective analysis suggested that variant classification can be improved in non-white individuals by incorporating paired RNA sequence data. Nov 19, 2021 Most Genetic Counselors Encounter Discrepant Variant Classifications, Must Work Out Interpretations Premium Aug 9, 2021 Ambry Genetics, Lightbeam Health Solutions Form Genetic Testing Data Partnership Mar 10, 2021 Konica Minolta Precision Medicine, Amazon Web Services Partner for Diagnostic Data Platform Feb 19, 2021 BRCA2 Variants of Unknown Significance Reclassified Through Functional Data Additions Jan 26, 2021 Ambry Genetics Gets FDA Emergency Use Authorization for Coronavirus Test Dec 9, 2020 Nonprofit Friends of Cancer Research Launches Public-Private HRD Harmonization Project Sep 17, 2020 Scipher Medicine Taps Ambry Genetics to Scale Up TNF Inhibitor Response Test Jun 4, 2020 Studies Show Potential of Video, Online Education to Expand Cancer Risk Genetic Test Access Premium May 20, 2020 Volpara Solutions, Ambry Genetics Form Breast Cancer Management Alliance Mar 24, 2020 Germline Genetic Testing, Counseling Move Remote as Pandemic Limits In-Person Care Capacity Mar 6, 2020 Ambry Genetics +RNA Insight Validation Data Suggests Notable Improvement in Diagnostic Yield Premium Jan 30, 2020 Illumina Puts Spotlight on Clinical NGS Opportunities, Cites Contributions to Coronavirus Response Premium Dec 18, 2019 Ambry Genetics, Mayo Clinic Develop Mutation Prevalence Tool to Guide Docs on Appropriate Testing Premium Dec 16, 2019 Ambry Genetics Gains NYS Approval for Paired RNA, DNA Genetic Test Dec 4, 2019 Ambry Genetics, Caris Life Sciences Partner on Cancer Genetic Testing Oct 23, 2019 Ambry Genetics Study Finds RNA Testing Can Clarify Role of Variants in Hereditary Cancer Genes Oct 4, 2019 Adding RNA-Seq, Ambry Genetics Expects to Reduce VUS Results in Hereditary Cancer Tests Premium Sep 5, 2019 Large-Scale Multigene Panel Study of Hereditary Cancer Risk Refines Gene Associations Premium Jun 4, 2019 Color Panel Reveals Hereditary Cancer Risk in Trinidad and Tobago Breast Cancer Patients Premium Apr 5, 2019 Ambry Researchers Report Consequences of RNA-Based Variant Reclassification at ACMG Load More Breaking News Biora Therapeutics Settles Claims of Misleading Genetic Testing Advertisements Genetic Overlap Between Schizophrenia, Cardiovascular Disease Risk Uncovered by GWAS Analysis Evvy Closes $14M Series A for Vaginal Microbiome Testing, Launches Add-on STI Screen Consanguinity Contributes to Common Disease Risk, Study Suggests Ginkgo Bioworks, Pfizer Ink RNA Drug Discovery Deal Worth up to $331M The Scan Positive Framing of Genetic Studies Can Spark Mistrust Among Underrepresented Groups Researchers in Human Genetics and Genomics Advances report that how researchers describe genomic studies may alienate potential participants. Small Study of Gene Editing to Treat Sickle Cell Disease In a Novartis-sponsored study in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers found that a CRISPR-Cas9-based treatment targeting promoters of genes encoding fetal hemoglobin could reduce disease symptoms. Gut Microbiome Changes Appear in Infants Before They Develop Eczema, Study Finds Researchers report in mSystems that infants experienced an enrichment in Clostridium sensu stricto 1 and Finegoldia and a depletion of Bacteroides before developing eczema. Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment Specificity Enhanced With Stem Cell Editing A study in Nature suggests epitope editing in donor stem cells prior to bone marrow transplants can stave off toxicity when targeting acute myeloid leukemia with immunotherapy.