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 Sequencing Study Uncovers MERS-Related Coronavirus in Swiss Bats Angstrom Bio Raises $3M in Private Financing Eagle Biosciences, Genetic Analysis Ink Distribution Agreement for Gut Microbiota Test Centogene Q1 Revenues Grow More Than Fivefold Driven by COVID-19 Testing Epizyme Partnering With Quest Diagnostics for Lymphoma Mutation Testing Enzo Biochem, CLX Health Partner to Support COVID-19 Testing for International Travel The Scan CDC Calls Delta "Variant of Concern" CNN reports the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now considers the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 to be a "variant of concern." From FDA to Venture Capital Former FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn is taking a position at a venture capital firm, leading some ethicists to raise eyebrows, according to the Washington Post. Consent Questions Nature News writes that there are questions whether informed consent was obtained for some submissions to a database of Y-chromosome profiles. Cell Studies on Multimodal Single-Cell Analysis, Coronaviruses in Bats, Urban Microbiomes In Cell this week: approach to analyze multimodal single-cell genomic data, analysis of bat coronaviruses, and more.