IsoPlexis People in the News: New Appointments at IsoPlexis, Centogene, Progenity, More In Brief This Week: Bio-Rad, 10x Genomics, IsoPlexis, 23andMe, PerkinElmer, LifeBit Biotech, More News items for the week of May 24, 2021. IsoPlexis Inks Swiss Distribution Deal With Bucher Biotech The deal follows agreements IsoPlexis has made for distribution in countries including Singapore, Malaysia, China, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, Spain, and Portugal. People in the News: New Appointments at Berkeley Lights, Castle Bio, IsoPlexis, More IsoPlexis Raises $135M in Series D Financing Round The firm will use funds from the round, which consists of $85 million in equity securities and a $50 million credit facility, to expand global sales and production. Nov 18, 2020 IsoPlexis Targets New Market Segments With Cheaper, More Flexible Single-Cell Proteomic Systems Premium Nov 17, 2020 New NGS-Based Tissue Analysis Method Offers Spatial Detail on Transcriptome, Proteins Premium Oct 8, 2020 IsoPlexis Partnering With Yale on Assays for Assessing Immune Response to COVID-19 Aug 25, 2020 IsoPlexis, Medquest Ink Distribution Deal for Singapore, Malaysia Aug 14, 2020 IsoPlexis Partnering With Columbia to Study Immune Response to SARS-CoV-2 Jul 28, 2020 IsoPlexis Partners With Neoline Technology to Sell Products in China Breaking News GenomeWeb Index Gains Slightly in July as Fluidigm, PerkinElmer, Bio-Rad Post Strong Increases Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research Wins $2.9M NIH Grant to Study Polygenic Embryo Screening Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: CDC, Bio-Rad, 10x Genomics, PerkinElmer, and More InterVenn Biosciences Closes $201M Series C Round Abcam to Acquire Life Science Research Tool Firm BioVision for $340M Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study The Scan And Back The New York Times reports that missing SARS-CoV-2 genome sequences are back in a different database. Lacks Family Hires Attorney A lawyer for the family of Henrietta Lacks plans to seek compensation from pharmaceutical companies that have used her cancer cells in product development, the Baltimore Sun reports. For the Unknown The Associated Press reports that family members are calling on the US military to use new DNA analysis techniques to identify unknown sailors and Marines who were on the USS Arizona. PLOS Papers on Congenital Heart Disease, COVID-19 Infection Host MicroRNAs, Multiple Malformation Mutations In PLOS this week: new genes linked to congenital heart disease, microRNAs with altered expression in COVID-19, and more.