Mayo Clinic Phenomix, Mayo Clinic Ink Licensing Deal for Obesity Phenotype Blood Test Phenomix said its MyPhenome test uses a multiomics and artificial intelligence platform to predict patients' obesity phenotypes. WuXi Diagnostics Closes $150M Series B Financing Round The Chinese company said it would use some of the funding to advance its integrated diagnostics research and development pipeline. BRCA2 Variants of Unknown Significance Reclassified Through Functional Data Additions Researchers reclassified 86 percent of variants initially determined to be VUS, potentially changing surveillance or treatment approaches for patients. Stella Diagnostics, Mayo Clinic Collaborating on Barrett's Esophagus Protein Markers The partners will use mass spec to look at markers in Barrett's patients who either progressed to more severe disease states or remained stable over a 10-year period. Cue Health Ramping Up COVID-19 Test Production Following Positive Mayo Clinic Study, DoD Funding Premium The test uses isothermal nucleic acid amplification to return results in 20 minutes at the point of care, and demonstrated 98 percent agreement with PCR testing. Dec 20, 2019 Telo Genomics, Mayo Clinic Collaborate on Multiple Myeloma Clinical Studies Dec 18, 2019 Ambry Genetics, Mayo Clinic Develop Mutation Prevalence Tool to Guide Docs on Appropriate Testing Premium Nov 25, 2019 Mayo Tells Supreme Court Congress Should Clarify Patent Eligibility Confusion in Diagnostics Premium Nov 19, 2019 Exact Sciences Marker Panel Detects Early Liver Cancer With Triple Sensitivity of Current Biomarker Premium Nov 4, 2019 Ovarian Cancer Omics Consortium Receives $500K DoD Grant for Early Detection Biomarker Discovery Oct 30, 2019 Exact Sciences Preparing to Launch Improved Cologuard, Liver Cancer Test Premium Oct 29, 2019 Exact Sciences Q3 Revenues Up 85 Percent Oct 14, 2019 Exact Sciences, Mayo Clinic Launch Real-World Impact Study for Cologuard Sep 24, 2019 SkylineDx Partners With Mayo Clinic on Melanoma Risk Test Study Ahead of Planned US Trial Premium Aug 9, 2019 TGen-Led Team Prepares to Validate 'TARDIS' Blood-Based Cancer Monitoring Method Premium Jul 30, 2019 Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, Mayo Clinic to Study Pharmacogenomics of Alcoholism Treatment Jul 30, 2019 NanoString, Mayo Clinic to Develop Novel Assays in High-Risk Breast Cancer and Leukemia Jul 1, 2019 MMRF to Bolster Recently Launched Clinical, Genomic Patient Data Registry With Immune Profiles Premium Jun 14, 2019 Regeneron, Mayo Ink Pact to Sequence, Genotype 100K Patient Samples Jun 5, 2019 Diagnostic Power of Pancreatic Cancer Blood Test Gets a Boost From Methylated DNA Markers Premium Jun 4, 2019 Color Panel Reveals Hereditary Cancer Risk in Trinidad and Tobago Breast Cancer Patients Premium Apr 30, 2019 Mayo Focused on Proving PGx Clinical Utility, Educating Docs After Sequencing 10K Cohort Premium Mar 12, 2019 Advanced Biological Labs, Mayo Collaborate on Test for CMV Antiviral Resistance Jan 9, 2019 JP Morgan Healthcare, Day 2: Thermo Fisher, Exact Sciences, Guardant, Hologic, Caris, and More Dec 27, 2018 BioFire Bloodstream Infection Test Has Little Effect on Clinician Prescribing Behavior, Mayo Study Finds Premium Load More Breaking News Genomtec Gets CE-IVD Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test Oncocyte Posts $1.1M in Q1 Revenues, Beating Wall Street Expectations Namocell, SingLab Technologies Ink Distribution Agreement for Singapore Mitochondrial DNA Analysis Uncovers Influence of Genetic Variation on Hundreds of Phenotypes Bipolar Disorder GWAS Meta-Analysis Points to Potential Treatment Targets Ginkgo Bioworks Acquires Dutch DNA Biotech The Scan Gap in COVAX Doses BBC News reports that COVAX is experiencing a vaccine shortfall, as the Serum Institute of India has paused exports. Sanofi, GSK Report Promising Results The Wall Street Journal reports that the candidate SARS-CoV-2 vaccine from Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline has had encouraging early results. Influence of Luck The New York Times examines how the US avoided variant-fueled increases in COVID-19 cases. PLOS Papers on Retina GWAS, Hantaan Virus, COVID-19 Phenome-Wide Association Study In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of retinal morphology, analysis of hantaan virus found in a mouse, and more.