People in the News at MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Roche, TwinStrand, Quantum-Si, More
Executive appointments, promotions, and departures in omics and molecular diagnostics for the week of Oct. 3, 2022.
TwinStrand Biosciences Lays Off 'Nearly 50 Percent' of Workforce
The Seattle-based NGS sample preparation firm informed employees of the decision Monday, nearly a year and a half after it raised $50 million in Series B funding.
Singular Genomics, TwinStrand Biosciences to Develop NGS Solutions for G4 Platform
The companies intend to create an ultrasensitive rare variant detection tool for applications such as MRD testing while expanding their own product offerings.
New Take on Duplex Sequencing Enables Accurate Low-Level Mutation Detection With Less Sequencing
Called Concatenating Original Duplex for Error Correction (CODEC), the method ligates both strands of a DNA molecule into a single duplex for sequencing.