Nebula Genomics ProPhase Labs Acquires Personal Genome Sequencing Firm Nebula Genomics for $14.6M Nebula, cofounded by George Church in 2017, offers a whole-genome sequencing test directly to consumers that provides diagnostic-ready data. Nebula Genomics, Oasis Labs Partner to Offer Secure Personal Genomic Data Data privacy firm Oasis Labs will offer a consumer-controlled data management app to customers of the DNA testing company, which was cofounded by George Church. Nebula Genomics Inks Deal With EMD Serono To Help Enable Personal Genome Sequencing Premium In a pilot study, EMD Serono will have the genomes of lung cancer patients sequenced for research but participants will also gain access to their genomic data. With Mapmygenome Deal, DNATix Continues Blockchain Ecosystem Rollout Premium Israeli firm DNATix recently claimed not only the transfer of a genetic sequence using blockchain technology, but the transfer of a complete Y chromosome. Nebula Genomics, Longenesis Seek to Legitimize 'Life Data Economics' Premium With the help of AI, blockchain, and a new cryptocurrency, Nebula wants to give patients more control of their genomic data. May 15, 2018 Nebula Genomics, Longenesis Partner to Unlock Genomic Data With AI, Blockchain Breaking News CDC Awards $22M to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance, Infectious Diseases Pan-Cancer Analysis Reveals Unique Features in Tumors From Younger People Breast Cancer Therapy Response Predicted by Multiomic Machine Learning Model Cytena Inks China Distribution Deal for Single-Cell Isolators Freenome Raises $300M in Series D Financing More Than Dozen Genetic Loci Linked to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Risk The Scan Less Than Half An effort to reproduce key findings from high-profile preclinical cancer studies finds less than half could be replicated, according to the Scientist. Still Some SARS-CoV-2 Sequencing Holes The Wall Street Journal reports that viral genomic surveillance has improved in the US, though says there are still gaps. Avoiding Passing Them On People with known disease-linked genetic variants are turning to in vitro fertilization so as to not pass those variants to their children, the Washington Post says. PNAS Papers on Long Cell-Free DNA in Maternal Plasma, Genetic Propensity for Voting In PNAS this week: long, cell-free DNA of maternal and fetal origins identified in maternal plasma, and more.