Genetron Genetron Health Partners with Guizhou Local Government for Liver Cancer Early Screening Project The firm will provide testing using its HCCscreen assay and help develop follow-up procedures as part of an effort to advance cancer early detection in rural areas of China. Genetron Health Receives CE Mark for Lung Cancer Sequencing Assay The company has been commercializing the assay in China but believes that its technology will also be attractive to labs outside the country looking to bring NGS testing in house. People in the News: New Appointments at Genetron Health, BioSkryb, Geisinger, More GenomeWeb Index Up in June as Pacific Biosciences Shares Jump 29 Percent The GenomeWeb Index outperformed the Dow Jones, the Nasdaq, and the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index last month. Genetron Health Q1 Revenues up 20 Percent Driven by LDT sales, especially of its early liver cancer screening assay, HCCscreen, the company's core oncology business grew 53 percent year over year. May 20, 2021 Genetron Health, JD Health Partner to Provide Liver, Lung Cancer Online Management Services May 13, 2021 Genetron Health, Siemens Healthineers Partner to Promote Lung Cancer Molecular Testing in China Mar 25, 2021 Genetron Health Updates Data from Prospective Liquid Biopsy Liver Cancer Screening Study Premium Mar 25, 2021 Genetron Health Q4 Revenues Up 30 Percent Feb 1, 2021 Fulgent Genetics Soars in January as GenomeWeb Index Begins 2021 up 10 Percent Jan 6, 2021 Genetron Health to Partner With Sino Biopharm Subsidiary to Comarket Liver Cancer Test in China Jan 5, 2021 GenomeWeb Index Gains 49 Percent in 2020, Outperforming Wider Markets Nov 30, 2020 Genetron Health, Wuxi Government Form Joint Venture for Liver Cancer Screening Test Nov 10, 2020 Genetron Health Targeting Liquid Biopsy, Early Cancer Detection for Future Business Growth Premium Nov 9, 2020 Genetron Health Q3 Revenues Up 38 Percent Oct 22, 2020 Genetron Health Licenses ImmuQuad Technology for Blood Cancer Testing Breaking News Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More DiaSorin Q2 Revenues Rise 20 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand Cepheid Gets $28M From BARDA for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.