Hitachi Sophia Genetics, Hitachi Partner on Data-Driven Precision Medicine The companies initially plan to expand the commercialization of Sophia's DDM analytics platform and Hitachi's digital healthcare technology in certain geographic areas. Sophia Genetics Using $110M Funding Round to Focus on New Markets, Continued Collaboration Premium The Swiss-American bioinformatics company touts its networks of multimodal data and numerous partnerships as it looks to support "data-driven medicine." Sophia Genetics Closes $110M Series F Funding Round The Swiss-American bioinformatics company has now raised more than $250 million and seeks to further expand expand deeper in the US and Asian markets. Hitachi, ThinkCyte Partner to Develop AI-Driven Cell Analysis, Sorting System The firms plan to collaborate with others in the field of regenerative medicine and cell therapy to expedite commercialization of the system. Hitachi, French Cancer Center Partner on AI-Focused Research Hitachi and Centre Léon Bérard have opened a research lab in Lyon that will apply AI to medical imaging and predict response to radiation therapy from genomic markers. Oct 2, 2019 Nabsys Raises $21M in Round Led by Hitachi High-Technologies Apr 12, 2018 Hitachi High-Tech Participates in OmniSeq Series B Jun 20, 2017 Precision System Science, Hitachi Ink Alliance Mar 8, 2017 Hitachi High Technologies America, ZS Genetics to Develop EM-Based Sequencing Platform Jun 18, 2015 Qiagen, Hitachi Ink Partnership to Develop Molecular Testing Products Aug 12, 2014 IP Watch: DuPont, Ibis Biosciences, Hitachi, Others Win US Patents Premium Jul 8, 2014 Hitachi Team Finds Narrow Nanopores Slow DNA; Plans to Use Faster Amplifiers, Improve Pore Chemistry Premium Apr 23, 2014 Annai, Hitachi to Co-develop Genomic Data Analysis and Management Solutions Feb 21, 2014 IP Update: IBM, Trigeminal Solutions, Hitachi among Recent Bioinformatics Patent Winners Premium Dec 20, 2013 IP Update: Intelligent Biosystems, MIT, Metabolon, among Recent Bioinformatics Patent Winners Premium Nov 8, 2013 DREAM Challenge Seeks Ways to Identify Cancer-linked Mutations in Sequence Data Nov 6, 2013 IP Watch: Hitachi, Phtisis, Hologic, Alere, Stanford, Great Basin, Others Win US Patents Premium Nov 4, 2013 Hitachi Supports UCSC Cancer Sequencing with Storage System, Funding Jul 16, 2013 Base4, Hitachi Aim to Develop Solid-State Nanopore Sequencer with Optical Detection Premium May 17, 2013 IP Update: Hitachi, 23andMe among Recent Bioinformatics Patent Winners Premium Mar 5, 2013 IP Roundup: Panasonic, Agilent Technologies, Attomarker, Hitachi, Affymetrix Premium Mar 5, 2013 IP Watch: Glaxo Group, Hitachi, City of Hope, Esoterix, Penn State, Others Win US Patents Premium Jan 29, 2013 IP Roundup: FIO, Siliconfile Technologies, Hitachi, Novozymes, Bio-Rad Premium Sep 19, 2012 IP Watch: Corbett Research, Bio-Rad, Hitachi Chemical, and Life Tech Win US Patents Premium May 30, 2012 Hitachi, DSI Collaborate on Method to Manage Growth of Sequencing Data Load More Breaking News Hamilton, Pacific Biosciences Partner on Automating DNA Sample Prep Danaher Q4 Revenues Rise 21 Percent COVID-19 Severity Biomarker Candidates Revealed in RNA Sequencing Study Flatiron Health, Japanese Hospital Partner on Real-World GI Cancer Database Abbott Q4 Diagnostics Revenues Grow 3 Percent, Full-Year Revenues up 25 Percent Molecular Diagnostics Firm Mainz Biomed Prices $22.5M Follow-on Share Offering The Scan Time to Act A new report urges the UK to consider regulations to protect against the misuse of genomic technologies, according to the Guardian. Fulgent Seeking Defamation Suit Fulgent Genetics says it plans to sue Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva for defamation, the Los Angeles Times reports. Speeding Gene-Edited Crops Reuters reports that China's new trial rules will make it easier to grow gene-edited crops there. Nucleic Acids Research Papers on Viral Recombination, Pan-Cancer Mutations, SARS-CoV-2 Variability In Nucleic Acids Research this week: updated pipeline to detect viral recombination, mutational patterns in tumor samples, and more.