GeneTalk, an informatics startup based in Berlin, is hoping to make its bread and butter by providing customers with algorithms to prioritize disease variants and a forum through which they can find additional information about these variants from others in the community.
By Uduak Grace Thomas
As genome sequencing continues to makes inroads into clinics, established vendors and small startups are honing their informatics portfolios to tap into the growing market for software in this setting.
Andrew Feinberg, director of the Center for Epigenetics at the Institute for Basic Biomedical Research at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, has been awarded a Director's Pioneer Award by the National Institutes of Health.
Martin Madaus has been named as Quanterix's permanent CEO. Madaus, who is chairman of the company, had been serving as interim CEO since May when David Okrongly left the Cambridge, Mass.-based array company.