NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – JumpStart, a non-profit venture development organization based in Cleveland, said on Tuesday it is committing $250,000 to GenomOncology, an Ohio-based startup developing tools and software for analyzing genomic sequencing data for clinical applications.

GenomOncology's technology is designed to detect and analyze genetic mutations, and the Westlake, Ohio-based company plans to be a one-stop shop for analyzing large volumes of data and turning it into useful information for clinicians, said JumpStart.

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May
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This online seminar will demonstrate how RNA-seq analysis in a model organism can provide insights into human disease. 

Jun
23
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This webinar will demonstrate how automated liquid handling workstations can reduce bottlenecks in library preparation for next-generation sequencing, enabling scientific advances in genomics research that were not possible five years ago.