Centogene Centogene Strikes Rare Disease Target Discovery Deal With Insilico Medicine The companies aim to identify therapeutic targets for Niemann-Pick disease type C, a rare genetic lysosomal storage disorder. New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Phase Genomics, Centogene, Biotium Centogene Reports 17 Percent Drop in Q3 Revenues, Closing Down COVID Testing Business Given its dwindling cash position, the firm will phase out its COVID-19 testing business and streamline its footprint, resulting in up to €15 million in cost savings per year. Twist Bioscience, Centogene Partner on NGS-Based Rare Disease Genetic Testing The partners will design multiple assay kits in an attempt to make genetic testing for rare diseases more accessible to patients. Sequencing Study Points to Prenatal Development Syndrome, Possible Treatment Strategy With the help of sequencing, researchers identified several families affected by Zaki syndrome, caused by potentially targetable mutations affecting Wnt signaling. Sep 7, 2021 Centogene Q2 Revenues Continue to Benefit From COVID-19 Testing as Core Business Starts to Recover Jul 30, 2021 People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More Jun 16, 2021 Centogene Q1 Revenues Grow More Than Fivefold Driven by COVID-19 Testing May 28, 2021 People in the News: New Appointments at IsoPlexis, Centogene, Progenity, More May 7, 2021 New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Centogene, Meridian Bioscience, Oxford Nanopore, More Apr 15, 2021 Centogene Q4 Revenues Grow Almost Fivefold, Driven by COVID-19 Testing Feb 19, 2021 People in the News: Peer Schatz Board Appointments at Siemens, Centogene; More Dec 16, 2020 Centogene Q3 Revenues Triple on COVID-19 Testing Dec 8, 2020 Centogene, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Partner on Biomarker Study of Transthyretin Amyloidosis Nov 25, 2020 In Brief This Week: Fluidigm, Centogene, Ginkgo Bioworks, Applied DNA Sciences, More Oct 20, 2020 Centogene Increases Full-Year Revenue Guidance; CEO Resigns Oct 14, 2020 Centogene, U-Diagnostics Partner to Expand COVID-19 Testing in the Netherlands Oct 1, 2020 Centogene, Aeon Global, Akron Children's, National Jewish Health Coronavirus Tests Get FDA EUAs Sep 23, 2020 Centogene Reports 13 Percent Decline in Q2 Revenues Aug 14, 2020 New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Centogene, NIST, GeneDx Jul 27, 2020 Centogene, Molecular Health Sign Collaboration to Improve Orphan Drug Development Jul 10, 2020 Centogene to Raise $28M in Public Stock Offering Jul 2, 2020 Centogene Gets Emergency Use Authorization for PCR-Based Coronavirus Test Jun 15, 2020 Centogene Q1 Revenues Increase 13 Percent May 22, 2020 People in the News: Tony Serafini-Lamanna, Martin Chavez, Sun Kim, Oved Amitay, More Load More Breaking News In Ongoing False Advertising Suit, Judge Allows Natera Counterclaims Against Guardant Health Centogene Strikes Rare Disease Target Discovery Deal With Insilico Medicine Dilated Cardiomyopathy Gene Mutations Point to Possible Therapeutic Strategy Ginkgo Bioworks Acquires Massachusetts COVID-19 Testing Firm Mainz Biomed Taps DCN Dx to Aid European Study of Enhanced ColoAlert Assay Parse Biosciences Partners With Research Instruments for Southeast Asia Distribution The Scan And a Fourth? A fourth dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in an Israeli study increased antibody levels but did not prevent Omicron variant infections, according to the Financial Times. For Better Science Software A virtual institute funded by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt's philanthropy aims to lure software engineers to academia, Science reports. Recommendation Explanations The New York Times writes that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is straining to both make and explain decisions based on limited information. Genome Research Papers on De Novo Mutation Rates, Polyploid Genotyping, Oncogene Epigenomic Translocation In Genome Research this week: de novo mutations rates in hemoglobin subunits, analysis of variant calling methods for polyploid plants, and more.