Genome Designs Genome Designs Partners with SciDM to Improve its Genome Annotation Pipeline Premium Genome Designs said this week that it has formed a partnership with SciDM Group, a bioinformatics tools developer. In Brief This Week: Life Technologies; LifeCodexx; Luminex; Quanterix; Precision BioSciences, Cellectis; Ocimum Biosolutions; BGI, Aspera; IDBS, ChemAxon, Thomson Reuters; Genome Designs, SciDM Group NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies this week said that it will invest $20 million in expanding its cell culture facility in Inchinnan, Scotland. Genome Designs Seeks to Tackle Challenges of Functional Genome Annotation in NGS Era Premium By Uduak Grace Thomas In Brief This Week: Roche, Cepheid; Anagnostics, Ramcon; InCellDx, Labco; Genome Designs; Prometheus Startup Genome Designs to Create Tools, Provide Services for Functional Annotation of Genomes Premium Researchers formerly with Argonne National Lab, the National Center for Biotechnology Information, Integrated Genomics, and Ariadne have founded a new startup that will focus on functional annotation of next-generation sequencing projects. Feb 7, 2012 Paired Ends: Ronnie Andrews, Natalia Alexandrova, Evgeni Selkov Premium Breaking News IndyGeneUS AI Acquires Genetic Cryptocurrency Creator EncrypGen Analysis Estimates Psychiatric Disorder Risk from Specific Copy Number Variants in Danish Cohort Proteomic Profiling With Two Platforms Provides Complementary Gene, Protein, Phenotype Links Centogene Reports 17 Percent Drop in Q3 Revenues, Closing Down COVID Testing Business StageZero Raising C$4.2M in Private Placement of Stocks, Warrants NGeneBio Gets CE-IVD Mark for HLA Typing Assay The Scan Comfort of Home The Guardian reports that AstraZeneca is to run more clinical trials from people's homes with the aim of increasing participant diversity. Keep Under Control Genetic technologies are among the tools suggested to manage invasive species and feral animals in Australia, Newsweek says. Just Make It The New York Times writes that there is increased interest in applying gene synthesis to even more applications. Nucleic Acids Research Papers on OncoDB, mBodyMap, Genomicus In Nucleic Acids Research this week: database to analyze large cancer datasets, human body microbe database, and more.