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The seven-gene test, ColonSentry, is designed to determine an individual's current risk for colorectal cancer relative to an average risk population.

Oncore and its partners will commercialize GeneNews' ColonSentry test in all countries outside the US and Canada under the five-year exclusive agreement

The company has struck a deal to market its tests, including ones based on its Aristotle early cancer detection platform, in collaboration with LifeX.

The companies have signed a deal under which each will make its tests available to the other's customer base.

The company had to halt and later restart billing for its cancer risk assessment tests as it transitioned to a new billing process.

The company attributed the revenue decline to ongoing changes in how it bills for its diagnostics.

The company attributed the decline in revenues to changes it is making in the billing process for its diagnostics.

GeneNews said that it has decided to make an initial draw down of $500,000 to help "fuel the company's momentum while minimizing dilution."

The decline reflects a drop off in sales of its ColonSentry colorectal cancer blood test and other diagnostics.

GeneNews has signed a binding agreement with multinational private equity firm Milost Global for up to $10 million in equity and debt financing.

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Forensic genetic firm Verogen has bought the genetic genealogy site GEDmatch.

Researchers have 3D-printed plastic bunnies that encase the information needed to make more such bunnies in DNA, according to Discover magazine.

Dan Rather, the former CBS Evening News anchor and executive producer of a new documentary, writes at the Guardian that everyone needs to know about CRISPR.

In PNAS this week: analysis of FOXA1 upregulation in ER-positive breast cancer, gene editing to correct recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa, and more.