The company also said it has been awarded a research sequencing grant from Illumina Accelerator.
The former cofounder of Knome believes that the future of precision medicine lies in our ability to program living things to act as medicines.
The companies will integrate PierianDx's informatics solution with two of Illumina's NGS cancer research panels and as well as future IVD products.
Allscripts subsidiary 2bPrecise will work with startup PierianDx to combine NGS and clinical data as they seek to advance precision care for cancer patients.
Malaysia-based ScienceVision has agreed to commercialize and distribute the PierianDx Clinical Genomics Workspace platform in Southeast Asian countries.
The firms will work to accelerate the adoption of PierianDx's genomics platform for translating data into patient-specific diagnoses and treatments.
The companies will join their respective technologies into a precision oncology testing and analysis offering.
WUSTL bioinformatics spinout PierianDx disclosed in an SEC filing that it has raised slightly more than $3 million of a $5 million offering.
As PierianDx grows, two customers weighed in on their experiences with the core product, the Clinical Genomicist Workspace, and its NGS-related services.
Tute will offer interpretation and annotation software from Knome's KnoSys appliance as part of its existing cloud offering but is open to providing a local option for interested clients.
Bloomberg reports that the DNA-for-cash deal reported in Kentucky might be a more widespread scam.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have treated infants with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency using gene therapy in an early phase study.
St. Louis Public Radio reports that some African Americans are turning to DNA ancestry testing to help guide genealogical searches.
In Nature this week: a genomic analysis of the snailfish Pseudoliparis swirei, ancient DNA analysis gives insight into the introduction of farming to England, and more.