preeclampsia Mirvie Raises $60M in Series B Funding The company plans to use the funding to propel the clinical and commercial development of its Mirvie RNA testing platform for pregnancy health. Mirvie Developing Cell-Free RNA Blood Tests to Predict Pregnancy Complications Premium The South San Francisco-based startup recently published two studies showing the performance of its tests for predicting preterm birth and preeclampsia. Maternal Cell-Free RNA Can Gauge Preeclampsia Risk Months Before Symptoms, Study Finds Researchers from startup Mirvie and elsewhere reported that cfRNA profiles of pregnant women can predict who may later develop preeclampsia. Progenity to Close Genetics Lab as Focus Shifts to Therapeutics The firm will no longer offer its Preparent Carrier Test, Innatal Prenatal Screen, Riscover Hereditary Cancer Test, or Resura Prenatal Test. Progenity Q4 Revenues Fall 30 Percent on COVID-19 Effect The firm's revenue decrease was largely driven by a decline in testing volumes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it said. Jan 14, 2021 Progenity Projects 2021 Revenue Growth of Up to 30 Percent Nov 9, 2020 Progenity Q3 Revenues Increase 38 Percent Oct 23, 2020 BTIG Initiates Coverage of Progenity With Buy Rating Aug 20, 2020 Aiming to Put Regulatory, Payor Issues in Past, Progenity Progresses With Women's Health Pipeline Premium Aug 13, 2020 Progenity Q2 Revenues Fall 70 Percent in First Earnings Report Since IPO Jul 14, 2020 Piper Sandler Initiates Coverage of Progenity With Overweight Rating Jul 1, 2020 Early-Onset Preeclampsia Risk Reflected in Circulating Maternal Transcripts Jun 4, 2020 Igenomix, Ferring Pharmaceuticals Collaborate to Study Infertility, Pregnancy Conditions Oct 23, 2019 Thermo Fisher Scientific, Milu Labs to Develop Mass Spec Assays for Women's Health in China Sep 27, 2019 UCLA Team Using Electrochemical Liquid Biopsy for Placental Testing Under New NIH Grant Premium Jul 31, 2019 Predictive Laboratories, Preeclampsia Foundation Partner to ID Genetic Factors of Condition Apr 18, 2019 Progenity Launches Prenatal Monogenic Disease Screen, Develops New Test Technologies Premium Nov 14, 2018 Pregnancy-Related Immune Changes Revealed by Single-Cell Placenta Sequencing Oct 24, 2018 Preterm Birth Risk, Preeclampsia Exosome Tests Enter Clinical Validation Sep 19, 2018 Pregnancy Microbiomes Vary With Time, Body Site, Disease Jul 25, 2017 Late-Onset Preeclampsia Markers Proposed From Proteomic Study Jun 19, 2017 Fetal Variants Influence Maternal Preeclampsia Risk, New Study Finds Apr 11, 2017 LifeCodexx, Charité Partner on Preeclampsia Detection Assay Aug 26, 2016 Preeclampsia Pathway Complexity Uncovered by Expression Meta-Analysis Jun 16, 2016 Metabolomic Dx Raises €1.6M to Finish Development of Preeclampsia Test Load More Breaking News 23andMe Fiscal Q4 Revenues Increase 14 Percent Local Coverage Determinations Roundup: Castle Bio, SkylineDx Ancient Genome Sequence Provides Look at Ancestry for Individual Who Perished at Pompeii Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant Outcomes Improve With Diverse Gut Microbes, Immune Cells CorePath Laboratories, Cizzle Biotechnology Partner on Lung Cancer Blood Test Becton Dickinson Gets CE-IVD Mark for High-Throughput COVID/Flu PCR Test The Scan Billion-Dollar Diversity Initiative The Howard Hughes Medical Institute is now accepting applications for its new $1.5 billion initiative to boost the diversity of the scientific workforce. Biotech Co-Founder Arrested A co-founder of a Los Angeles-based biotech company has been arrested in connection with a murder-for-hire scheme, according to Endpoint News. Return of the Tasmanian Tiger The Washington Post reports that a team in Australia is working to bring the thylacine back from extinction. Nature Papers on Genome of Individual From Pompeii, CircRNA Study Best Practices, More In Nature this week: first sequenced genome of a person from Pompeii, best practice guidelines for circRNA studies, and more.