The company believes its product, called Constellation, will differentiate itself from current commercial offerings in terms of throughput and multiplexing capability.
A number of genomics companies have made Technology Review's list of smart companies.
Separate studies in NEJM from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Ionis Pharmaceuticals target the ANGPTL3 gene in an effort to develop heart disease treatments.
Biotech and academic leaders met with Trump administration officials to discuss NIH funding, ScienceInsider reports.
The firms will have exclusive access for a limited time to the data from the first 50,000 individuals with samples in the biobank to be sequenced.
The study seeks to identify biomarkers that can help personalize treatment for patients by identifying signs of rapid decline in kidney function.
Indivumed will provide Regeneron with tissue samples and related data for use in its cancer research programs.
The DiscovEHR study, conducted by the Regeneron Genetics Center and the Geisinger Health System, uncovered many associations between genetic variants and clinical phenotypes.
The Children's National team will return diagnostic results to patients and Regeneron will use the genomic data in its drug development pipeline.
Pittsburgh-based Curable is building a coalition to sequence genomes of patients with a rare autoimmune disease of the bile ducts to inform drug development.
Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.
Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.
Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.
In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.