Diagnostics

Fulgent reached an agreement with two Chinese firms to establish a joint venture to offer genetic testing services in China. 

The two studies came out of the UK's Tracking Cancer Evolution through Therapy (TRACERx) trial.

Illumina's NovaSeq accessory, which it plans to launch in Q4, will enable customers to run different experiments and library types in different flow cell lanes.

The partners will commercialize Counsyl's Expanded Carrier Screening Test as preconGen, beginning in Spain, Italy, Portugal, Switzerland, and Colombia.

The revenue increase was driven by a 41 percent rise in product sales.

Dog DNA testing finds that some purebreds might not truly be purebreds, Inside Edition reports.

Mary Beckerle has returned as director of the Huntsman Cancer Institute, according to ScienceInsider.

Smithsonian Magazine reports that environmental DNA sampling can be used to track elusive organisms.

In Genome Research this week: repetitive satellite DNA in the fruit fly, transcriptome map assembly pipeline, and more.