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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Swedish genomics software firm QIucore said today that it has been awarded €600,000 ($790,000) to develop algorithms to support an international consortium developing diagnostic tests for use in treating and monitoring hepatitis C patients.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – UK biotech firm Epistem said today that it has received €1.5 million ($2 million) from the European Commission to develop point-of-care diagnostic tests for Hepatitis C as part of a €6 million, international project called the PoC HCV consortium.

Qlucore said this week that it will use a grant from the Swedish government to develop next-generation sequence data analysis capabilities for Omics Explorer — the company's software for analyzing data from gene expression, proteomic, DNA methylation, protein array, and miRNA exp

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Qlucore has signed a distribution agreement with Novo Newton Scientific that allows the latter to market Qlucore's Omics Explorer software to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in Ireland, Spain, Italy, and South Africa.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Swedish bioinformatics firm Qlucore today announced it has raised $840,000 to support the expansion of its sales and marketing operations as well as development work.

OpenEye has released AFITT 2.2.0, an application designed to help crystallographers fit ligands to observed data.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Swedish bioinformatics firm Qlucore announced on Monday a deal with Filgen to distribute Qlucore's Omics Explorer software in Japan.

Researchers at the Germans Trias i Pujol Foundation will use Qlucore's Omics Explorer software to support their studies of a number of diseases, including inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn's disease, and ulcerative colitis, Qlucore announced last week.

Qlucore said this week that the Health Sciences Research Institute of the Germans Trias i Pujol Foundation, or IGPT, has selected its Omics Explorer software to support research on various bowel diseases.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Swedish bioinformatics company Qlucore recently announced a licensing deal with genomics research firm SinoGenoMax for use of Qlucore's data analysis tool.

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The World Health Organization has announced the members of its gene-editing committee, according to NPR.

DARPA is working on developing algorithms that gauge the credibility of research findings, Wired reports.

The American Society of Breast Surgeons recommends all women diagnosed with breast cancer be offered genetic testing, the Washington Post says.

In Science this week: comparison of modern, historical rabbit exomes uncovers parallel evolution after myxoma virus exposure; and more.