rare disease Celemics, Strand Life Sciences Partner on Integrated Platform for NGS Analysis Strand will integrate the Celemics bioinformatics pipeline into its StrandOmics analysis system to provide sample-to-report services to pharma and biotech researchers. Nostos Genomics Aims to Ease Variant Interpretation Bottlenecks With AI Premium The German bioinformatics startup recently partnered with Genomics England and Genomenon as it seeks to accelerate and bring transparency to genetic testing processes. EHR-Based Model Predicts Patients Who May Benefit from Genetic Testing for Rare Disease Researchers from Vanderbilt University Medical Center said their approach could systematize who undergoes testing and shorten diagnostic odysseys. Genomenon, Nostos Genomics to Integrate Technologies to Improve Rare Disease Dx Genomenon will embed its Mastermind genomic search engine into the AI-driven Nostos AIon variant interpretation platform to power clinical decision support. Korean Rare Disease Diagnostics Firm 3billion Looks to 2022 IPO, Expansion Into Drug Discovery Premium Fresh off a $13 million round of venture capital, the company said it sees global potential in analyzing hereditary conditions. Apr 15, 2021 Centogene Q4 Revenues Grow Almost Fivefold, Driven by COVID-19 Testing Apr 12, 2021 Sanford Health Looks to Improve Rare Disease Dx, Research With Congenica Technology Premium Mar 26, 2021 Rare Disease Screening Firm 3billion Closes $13M Series C Financing Mar 17, 2021 Whole-Genome Sequencing Aids Rare Disease Diagnosis in Stockholm-Area Healthcare System Mar 16, 2021 Genomenon Raises $5.3M in Financing Round Feb 23, 2021 BC Platforms, Genomenon Team on Analytics for Rare Disease Dx, Research Feb 18, 2021 Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine Gets NY State Approval for Sequencing Tests Feb 10, 2021 Analysis of TOPMed Genomes Finds Many Previously Undescribed Variants Jan 29, 2021 Genomics England Preps for NHS Genomic Medicines Service Launch With New Focus, Tools Premium Dec 16, 2020 Illumina, Emedgene Partner on Automated Genomic Data Interpretation Dec 16, 2020 Centogene Q3 Revenues Triple on COVID-19 Testing Nov 23, 2020 Non-Genetics Healthcare Providers Can Effectively Return Sequencing Results, NSGC Study Finds Premium Nov 20, 2020 Increased Adoption of Whole-Genome Sequencing Testing Hinges on Acceptance by Payors, Providers Premium Nov 19, 2020 Putting Expanded Carrier Screening Into Practice Requires Considerations to Avoid Pitfalls Premium Nov 13, 2020 With $50M in New Funding, Congenica Works on Platform Upgrades for Clinical Applications Premium Oct 28, 2020 Illumina's ExpansionHunter Software Shows Clinical Promise for STR Expansions Premium Oct 20, 2020 Centogene Increases Full-Year Revenue Guidance; CEO Resigns Oct 15, 2020 Pacific Biosciences, Children's Mercy, Microsoft Collaborate on Rare Genetic Disease Diagnostics Sep 28, 2020 UK Government Unveils New Genomic Healthcare Strategy Sep 23, 2020 Centogene Reports 13 Percent Decline in Q2 Revenues Load More Breaking News Alzheimer's Disease Phosphoproteomics Study Uncovers Signaling Abnormalities Genetic Analysis of H. Pylori Indicates Americas Colonized in One Main Migration Event BillionToOne Raises $55M in Series B Financing GeninCode to Launch Cardiovascular Disease Risk Tests in US With Eversana Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: Illumina, Liquid Biopsy, Thermo Fisher Scientific, and More Becton Dickinson Sues Beckman Coulter Over Cell Analysis, Sorting IP The Scan Another Resignation According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug. Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19. Can't Be Used The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports. PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.