Microsynth

This article has been updated from a previous version to include updated specs from PacBio on the average read length for its sequencer.

Under the agreement, Microsynth, based in Balgach, Switzerland, will provide all customers receiving high-throughput sequencing data with a license to CLC's Genomics Workbench software.

Microsynth's sequencing and genomics services customers will receive licenses for CLC Bio's Genomics Workbench.

The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.