Gene by Gene
Verogen, Gene by Gene Strike Forensic Genetics Alliance
Through the deal, the companies aim to expand the number of profiles available for forensic investigative genetic genealogy.
Forensic Genomics Firm Othram Raises $4M
The company also said it has been awarded a research sequencing grant from Illumina Accelerator.
Parent firm Gene by Gene calls the law "brief and vague" and is pushing for ancestry testing to be exempt from the provision of the genetic privacy statute.
The value of consumer genomics services is increasing as customers seek to discover new cousins and adoptees track down their biological birth parents.
For Consumer Genomics Market, 2014 was a Year of New Features, New Players, and 'Unmatched' Sales
Consumer genomics companies have seen their databases swell with hundreds of thousands of new samples, introduced diverse offerings, and adjusted to new competitors.