Medical Imaging News on medical imaging technologies and applications. Washington University, BostonGene Expand Kidney Cancer Research Collaboration WUSTL will evaluate BostonGene's software, which integrates data from NGS with immunofluorescence imaging to profile tumors and their microenvironments. Whole-Genome Sequencing, Deep Phenotyping Shows Many Adults Harbor Pathogenic Genetic Variants The study, led by researchers from precision health firm Human Longevity, also uncovered phenotypic evidence supporting some pathogenic genetic findings. SciLifeLab, Broad Institute Researchers Go High Definition With Spatial Transcriptomics Premium A study published this week describing the new approach shows higher resolution than an earlier method that 10x Genomics is commercializing. Luminex Completes $75M Acquisition of MilliporeSigma's Flow Cytometry Portfolio With the acquisition, Luminex has expanded its offering of flow-based detection systems and broadened direct interactions with researchers conducting cellular analysis. Luminex to Pay $75M for MilliporeSigma's Flow Cytometry Research Portfolio The deal is expected to close by the end of 2018 and to contribute between $40 million and $50 million in revenues to Luminex in 2019. Sep 7, 2018 Cell Microsystems, UNC HIV Cure Center Win $283K NIH Grant to Develop HIV Reservoir Assay Feb 20, 2018 Sophia Genetics Looks to Marry Imaging, Genomic Analysis for MDx Premium Jan 25, 2018 PlexBio, Denka to Codevelop Sepsis, Multidrug Resistance MDx Jan 11, 2018 Combined Genotyping, CT Scan Model Predicts Risk of Stroke Recurrence Jan 8, 2018 Roche, GE to Develop Integrated Digital Diagnostics for Oncology, Critical Care Treatment Dec 11, 2017 RowAnalytics' Giro Initiative Brings Precision Medicine Perspective to Neurodegenerative Disorders Premium Dec 6, 2017 Philips-Led European Oncology Project Integrating Molecular Testing, Liquid Biopsy, Medical Imaging Premium Oct 26, 2017 Stand Up to Cancer Launches $16.6M Effort for Early-Stage Cancer Detection, Treatment May 5, 2017 Purdue University System Could Eliminate Blood Draw in Some Clinical Tests Apr 27, 2017 3D Signatures Prepares to Launch First Test Using Unique Telomere-Based Method Premium Dec 22, 2016 PerkinElmer Sells Medical Imaging Business for $276M Dec 6, 2016 ClearLight Diagnostics Raises $3.5M in Series B Funding Nov 22, 2016 Precision Medicine Has Bipartisan Support, Proponents Assure Amid Trump Administration Transition Nov 22, 2016 ARUP, ASI Collaborate to Optimize Image Analysis for Digital Pathology Nov 7, 2016 Takeda Adopts Definiens Biomarker Analysis Platform Nov 7, 2016 ClearLight Licenses Microscopy, RNA Interrogation Technologies from Stanford Sep 8, 2016 Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative Enters Third Phase Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.