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Oncimmune is repurchasing a CLIA-certified lab that it sold to Health Diagnostic Laboratory in October 2013.

True Health made its bid last week in an auction, increasing it from an original $32 million in order to beat out other potential buyers.

True Health will pay $37.1 million to acquire substantially all the assets of Health Diagnostic Laboratory, which is currently in Chapter 11 reorganization. 

True Health seeks to acquire substantially all the assets of Health Diagnostics Laboratory, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in June.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Health Diagnostic Laboratory plans this summer to begin running studies of biomarkers comprising its Diabetes Prevention and Management Panel using clinical samples obtained in its purchase of assets from defunct diagnostics firm Tethys Bioscience.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Illumina said today that it will partner with Global Genomics Group (G3) to provide whole-genome sequencing for the Genetic Loci and the Burden of Atherosclerotic Lesions, or GLOBAL, clinical trial.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – GeneNews today said that it has struck an agreement with Health Diagnostic Laboratory and an unnamed sales organization to establish a jointly owned CLIA lab.

Health Diagnostic Laboratory will offer the galectin-3 test to physicians along with its own cardiovascular tests.

The settlement will provide Celera with at least $7 million from the defendants in the litigation, and sets certain prohibitions, such as the soliciting or hiring of Berkeley HeartLab employees.

Celera's BHL subsidiary had filed a suit last month against a competing firm and former employees for conspiring to steal clients and employees. The parties have been discussing a possible settlement as they head toward a trial, currently scheduled for May.

In PNAS this week: miR-515 levels higher in women with preeclampsia, horizontal gene transfer in parasitic plants, and more.

A cancer researcher retracts 19 articles from one journal for image manipulation, according to Retraction Watch.

Precision medicine has to consider context in addition to genetic mutations in cancer treatment, Medscape reports.

Genomics may help the Cavendish banana from succumbing to fungal infections, a trio of researchers writes at the Conversation.