rheumatoid arthritis Genome Biology Papers on GWAS Fine-Mapping Method, COVID-19 Susceptibility, Rheumatoid Arthritis In Genome Biology this week: integrative fine-mapping approach, analysis of locus linked to COVID-19 susceptibility and severity, and more. Scipher Medicine Raises $82M in Series C Financing Scipher will use the proceeds to further commercialize PrismRA, a molecular test intended to guide treatment decisions for patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Myriad Genetics to Sell Vectra DA Business, Reorganize International Presence The changes follow a strategic review and are part of the company's previously announced plans for growing its revenues and reducing costs. PNAS Papers on Rheumatoid Arthritis Regulation, Myasthenia Gravis Thymectomy Effects, More In PNAS this week: role of USF2 in refractory rheumatoid arthritis, thymus-associated cells may show up post-thymectomy in myasthenia gravis patients, and more. Scipher Medicine Taps Ambry Genetics to Scale Up TNF Inhibitor Response Test Ambry will provide RNA sequencing for Scipher's PrismRA blood test to predict response to TNF inhibitor therapies in rheumatoid arthritis patients. Jun 9, 2020 Judge Allows Whistleblower Suit Against Myriad Genetics to Proceed Premium Apr 17, 2020 Svar Life Science, Nimble Therapeutics Form Diagnostics Alliance Feb 19, 2020 Scipher Medicine Raises Series B Financing Total to $25M Dec 19, 2019 Scipher Medicine Closes Series B Funding Round Apr 9, 2019 Somalogic Collaborating With Janssen on Protein Biomarker Research Jan 9, 2019 Scipher Medicine Builds Evidence for Tests Predicting Response to Autoimmune Disease Drugs Premium Sep 18, 2018 Type 1 Diabetes, Rheumatoid Arthritis Causal Variants Defined by Fine Mapping, Functional Analyses Sep 4, 2018 Identical Twins With, Without Rheumatoid Arthritis Have Differentially Variable DNA Methylation Jul 18, 2018 Kroger Prescription Plans to Offer Myriad Genetics' Vectra DA as Benefit Option May 8, 2018 Myriad's Fiscal Q3 Revenues Fall 2 Percent but Beat Wall Street Expectations May 7, 2018 HTG Molecular, Firalis Ink Deal for RA Theranostic Technology Apr 11, 2018 Pfizer, Oxford BioDynamics, U of Glasgow Researchers Develop Approach to Gauge Response to RA Drug Premium Dec 7, 2017 BGI, Sanguine BioSciences Developing Patient Database for Trial Recruitment Jan 20, 2017 Immunovia's Blood-Based Array Test for Lupus Advances in New Study Premium Jan 5, 2017 Metabolon, InnVentis Partner to Study Metabolomics in Inflammatory Disease Dec 30, 2016 Myriad Disputes Research, Reasoning Underpinning Medicare Proposal to End Vectra DA Coverage Premium Dec 15, 2016 Johns Hopkins Team Identifies Link Between Periodontal Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis Nov 4, 2016 Crescendo Bioscience Studies at Upcoming ACR Meeting Explore Expanded Uses for Vectra DA Premium Aug 25, 2016 DREAM Challenge Models Suggest SNPs Won't Improve Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Response Prediction Premium Jul 7, 2016 HTG Molecular Diagnostics, Firalis Partner on NGS-Based RA Theranostic Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.