Healthtell China's iCarbonX Invests in SomaLogic, Grows Medical Data Alliance The bioinformatics startup has also invested in six other companies, committing $400 million to its data-sharing collaboration. With $26M in Series B Funds, HealthTell Prepping for AutoImmune Dx Launch in 2017 Premium The firm has not disclosed the specific disease the test will address but has determined this space represents the best opportunity for its array technology. HealthTell Completes $26M Series B Financing Round The company, which also raised $14 million in a Series A round, plans to use the proceeds to commercialize panels of tests for autoimmune diseases. ASU Team's Immunosignature Profiles Indicate Technique's Suitability for Longitudinal Testing Premium The work found that individuals have steady immunosignatures over time, suggesting longitudinal testing could prove effective for early disease detection. HealthTell Wins $225K SBIR Grant for Brain Cancer Dx Work The funds will support work to evaluate the effectiveness of the company's immunosignature technology in the diagnosis of brain cancer. Oct 31, 2014 HealthTell Begins Feasibility Studies for First Immunosignaturing Dx; Aims to Launch by End of 2015 Premium Aug 15, 2014 People in the News: David Jansen, Marian Sacco, Glen Ferguson Premium Jul 18, 2014 ASU Biodesign Team Demonstrates Ability of Immunosignaturing System to Detect Wide Range of Diseases Premium Aug 23, 2013 HealthTell Raises $4M to Support Development of Test for Lung, Breast, Prostate, Colorectal Cancer Premium Jul 5, 2013 People In The News: Jul 5, 2013 Jun 28, 2013 People in the News: Ted Tarasow Joins HealthTell Premium Mar 15, 2013 Driven by Potential Cost Savings, Convenience, Proteomics Explores Dried Blood Spot Analysis Premium Feb 1, 2013 People in the News: Additions at Gyros, Healthtell Premium Jan 18, 2013 Opko Inks Deal with BMS to ID Response Markers for Orencia; Again Retools Peptoid-Based Dx Platform Premium Apr 27, 2012 ASU's Biodesign Institute Wins $30M DoD Contract for Immunosignature-Based Pathogen Detection Chip Premium Feb 4, 2011 ASU Biodesign Scientists Hope to Apply Direct-to-Consumer Model to Proteomics Testing Premium Breaking News Children With Autism May Have Underdeveloped Gut Microbiomes, Metagenomic Analysis Finds Kiromic BioPharma Acquires InSilico Solutions Bio-Rad Laboratories, 10x Genomics Settle IP Lawsuits, Sign Global Cross-Licensing Agreement Scope Fluidics Obtains CE Mark for PCR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Panel MeMed COVID-19 Prognostic Test Receives CE Mark ERS Genomics Licenses CRISPR IP to Japan SLC The Scan Dropped Charges The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal. More Kids The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children. PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more. Purnell Choppin Dies Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.