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MediSapiens

The Helsinki-based firm plans to offer data solutions on Microsoft's Azure cloud to Finnish healthcare organizations first.

The Finnish bioinformatics firm will aid European researchers and animal-focused diagnostics companies in developing a functional annotation of the dog genome.

The company said it will participate in a feasibility study for the development of personalized medicine decision support systems.

The company will provide informatics support for the consortium, which aims to develop personalized medicine applications that combine genomic and clinical data.

The BeHEARD competition will award more than $600,000 worth of technology products and services for rare disease research projects.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Finland-based bioinformatics firm MediSapiens said this week that it is ramping up its US operations, including moving its East Cost subsidiary to a bigger office space in Cambridge, Mass., preparing to launch a new website, and planning to hire new staff, most likely in bu

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – MediSapiens has announced that it will provide its software solution, dubbed the Integrated Genomics Platform, to Bayer Healthcare.

Startup Silicon Valley Biosystems is hoping to build a diagnostics business by offering genomic data interpretation and sequencing services to clinicians and healthcare providers.

Finnish bioinformatics firm MediSapiens has signed its first customer for OncoGenomics Explorer, a cloud computing-based application launched last September for use in cancer genomics research (

Plexpress and MediSapiens this week launched their collaborative OncoTRAC Gene Expression Service.

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An opinion piece in the New York Times urges lawmakers to keep genetic protections in place.

Research funding in Canada is to remain mostly the same, ScienceInsider reports.

In Science this week: random DNA replication errors play role in cancer, and more.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation embarks on an open-access publishing path.