Cantor Fitzgerald

The investment bank, which maintained its $60 price target for the company's stock, said it is looking for signs of revenue acceleration.

The investment bank initiated coverage on Rosetta Genomics and Veracyte, rating the molecular diagnostic firms' shares speculative buy and buy, respectively.

The company also said that its cash burn rate for Q2 is estimated to be about $4.8 million, or $1.3 million more than its average cash burn. 

Cantor will offer PacBio's stock in an "at-the-market" offering, though the investment bank may also sell the shares through other methods. 

Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.

Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.

In Science this week: research regulation and reporting requirement reform, and more.

With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.