BGI BGI Americas Collaborating With Champions Oncology on Proteomic Cancer Research BGI will provide mass spectrometry analysis of Champions' patient-derived xenograft samples to support biopharma drug discovery and development projects. BGI Genomics Nabs CE Mark for Colorectal Cancer Screening Test The real-time PCR test can detect abnormal methylation of SDC2, ADHFE1, and PPP2R5C genes in stool DNA, which are markers for colorectal cancer cells. Illumina Wins UK Patent Infringement Suit Against BGI, Affiliates Illumina said it plans to pursue a permanent injunction against BGI in the UK until the four patents expire — three in 2023 and one in 2027. BGI Sues Illumina for Antitrust Violation, Claims Firm Obtained Sequencing Patents Through Fraud In their complaint the plaintiffs claimed Illumina fraudulently obtained two US patents by concealing a reference from the patent office. BGI Bloodstream Pathogen Nucleic Acid Detection Kit Gets CE Mark The kit, developed by BGI Patho-Genesis Pharmaceutical Technology, is designed to construct a metagenomic sequencing library directly from clinical samples. Nov 11, 2020 Mammalian, Bird Sequencing Projects Highlight Genetic Diversity, Extinction Risk Oct 2, 2020 In Brief This Week: Illumina, BGI, Thermo Fisher, Genetron, Yourgene, Caris Life Sciences, More Sep 24, 2020 BGI Genomics Gets CE Mark for Multiplexed SARS-CoV-2, Influenza Tests Aug 26, 2020 US Court Orders Illumina to Produce Inventors for Deposition in BGI Patent Lawsuit Aug 14, 2020 In Brief This Week: BGI, Illumina, Pacific Biosciences, Oxford Nanopore, Co-Diagnostics, More Jun 16, 2020 Illumina Obtains Preliminary Injunction Against BGI Jun 10, 2020 Sysmex Obtains Japan Marketing Approval for Use of Saliva With Coronavirus Kit Apr 28, 2020 BGI, Saudi Arabia Ink $264.6M Deal to Establish Coronavirus Testing Labs Apr 23, 2020 USPTO Board Denies Illumina Request to Review BGI Patent Apr 6, 2020 BGI, Aid Genomics Partner to Build COVID-19 Testing Lab in Gaza Mar 27, 2020 Sysmex Obtains Japan Marketing Approval to Distribute BGI Genomics Coronavirus Kit Mar 27, 2020 BGI Americas Gets US Emergency Use Authorization for Coronavirus Test Mar 4, 2020 BGI Genomics, Intel, Lenovo Form COVID-19 Research Alliance Mar 2, 2020 BGI Coronavirus Molecular Diagnostic Test Garners CE Mark Feb 27, 2020 Illumina Sues BGI Again, Alleging New CoolMPS Chemistry Infringes SBS Patents Feb 27, 2020 As MGI Preps US Launch of Sequencers, Customers From Europe and Canada Report Initial Results Premium Feb 27, 2020 Sophia Genetics to Provide Access to Genomic Analysis Platform to MGI Customers Feb 27, 2020 MGI Unveils 'Extreme Throughput' Sequencing Platform at AGBT to Enable $100 Human Genome Feb 20, 2020 Illumina Seeks Preliminary Injunction Against BGI in US Patent Infringement Case Feb 14, 2020 BGI Distributes More Than 230K Coronavirus Test Kits Load More Breaking News Decode Study Identifies Proteomic Predictors of All-Cause Mortality In Brief This Week: Natera, Bruker, Bayer, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Labcorp, Omniseq, Dovetail Genomics, DNA Script, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, Strata Oncology, Bionano Genomics, More Co-Diagnostics Gets CE Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test Yourgene Health Awarded £232K Contract to Supply Oncology Genotyping Testing Kits to NHS Wales The Scan Billions for Antivirals The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports. NFT of the Web Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports. 23andMe on the Nasdaq 23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported. Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.