PerkinElmer may be nearing an FDA submission for a panel based on technology from the University of Washington, amid a push for state-mandated screening programs.
The centers are using the standardized pipeline to help streamline data sharing and data analysis to achieve their larger research goals.
GenePeeks will provide its Virtual Progeny Analytics approach, which includes scores that predict gene function and associated disease risk in hypothetical babies.
The firm's full-year loss per share was unchanged from the prior year, but its Q4 loss dropped about 9 percent to $3.1 million compared to the year-ago quarter.
Congenica will use the proceeds to establish its presence in the US and China, where it will court not only clinical genetics labs, but specialists, academics, biotech, and pharma.
In PLOS this week: a sequencing-based screen of Lyme disease-causing pathogen, the range of animals bitten by Anopheles darling mosquitoes in Peru, and more.
An NC State researcher is exploring the use of CRISPR-Cas3 as an anti-microbial, Gizmodo reports.
The Earth BioGenome Project plans to sequence all life on Earth, according to ScienceInsider.
For those who are concerned about Trump administration actions related to science, a new column in Scientific American has suggestions for ways to fight back.