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The firm reported $3.5 million in revenue for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2016, and $12.9 million for the full year.

The company's 2016 revenues grew 25 percent year over year, but it narrowly missed the average analyst estimates for revenues in both Q4 and 2016.

The firm has seen a small handful of false positives for the test in thousands of samples run since the study, but attributed them to biological features.

The company will use the funds to work in collaboration with George Mason University to apply its technology to detecting viruses in non-invasive samples.

The company issued preliminary guidance for 2017 of $260 million to $275 million in revenues and adjusted EPS of between $.17 and $.22. 

In Genome Biology this week: comparative genomics study of Aspergillus, genetic variation in indigenous African cattle, and more.

Some people who harbor genetic variants associated with disease show no signs and may give insight into the continuum of symptoms, Spectrum reports.

Some 57 snow monkeys at a Japanese zoo were found to be rhesus macaque hybrids, which are banned in Japan.

British researchers say they've been removed from EU grant applications, according to the Guardian.