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. May 21, 2014 N-of-One Inks Mayo Clinic MDx Alliance May 7, 2014 Mayo Clinic Hoping to Sequence Cancer Patients More Routinely by Offering CLIA Hotspot Panel Premium May 7, 2014 Offering AmpliSeq V2 Panel through CLIA Lab, Mayo Pushes More Routine Cancer Sequencing Premium Apr 23, 2014 Mayo Team Shares Early Individualized Medicine Clinic Experiences, Gears Up for Expansion Premium Mar 18, 2014 IP Watch: Mayo Clinic, Life Tech, Penn State, DNA Logix, Roche, others Win US Patents Premium Jan 10, 2014 In Brief This Week: Qiagen, Mayo Clinic; Illumina; FDA, DNA Genotek; Agilent; NeoGenomics; Epigenomics; More Nov 19, 2013 Mayo Leads PGx Study for Antiplatelet Medication, Genotype Testing Oct 31, 2013 Dx Focus: Mayo Offers BioTheranostics's CancerType ID; LabCorp Sells Qiagen's Therascreen KRAS Premium Oct 29, 2013 Mayo to Offer BioTheranostics' Molecular Cancer Classification Test Sep 23, 2013 Mayo Clinic, Collaborators Establish Arizona Biobank Sep 20, 2013 NIH Funds Three Metabolomics Resource Centers Sep 19, 2013 Mayo Group Uses Abbott Plex-ID System to Identify TB Complex, Drug Resistance Markers from Culture Premium Sep 17, 2013 IP Watch: Canon, RainDance, Mayo Clinic, Roche, Functional Genetics, Others Win US Patents Premium Sep 11, 2013 Assurex, Mayo Publish Study Showing PGx Test Can Personalize Treatment, Reduce Depressive Symptoms Premium Aug 13, 2013 IP Watch: GE Healthcare, Canon US Life Sciences, Mayo Clinic, Roche, Life Tech Win US Patents Premium Jul 17, 2013 Mayo Team Forging Ahead With Promising Markers for Predicting Preventive Breast Cancer Therapy Response Premium Jun 6, 2013 Cancer Genetics Files for $15M Stock Offering May 29, 2013 Mayo Launches OncoSpire with Cancer Genetics; Opens Exome Service for Rare Diseases, Advanced Cancer Premium May 29, 2013 People in the News: Gianrico Farrugia, Scott Beck, Kathy Bates, Panna Sharma, Raju Chaganti, More Premium Apr 29, 2013 GenomeDx, Mayo Clinic Expand Research Deal Load More Breaking News Seven Bridges, ZS Genetics Partner for Multiomics Analytics in Drug Development BioMérieux Receives CE Mark for Vitek Clinical Microbiology Mass Spec System People in the News: New Appointments at Helix, Fulgent Genetics, IDbyDNA, Quantum-Si, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Centogene, Meridian Bioscience, Oxford Nanopore, More Indivumed, Oslo University Hospital Partner on AI-Driven Colorectal Cancer Research Cystic Fibrosis-Related Airway Cell Changes Revealed in Single-Cell Transcriptome Study The Scan Pfizer-BioNTech Seek Full Vaccine Approval According to the New York Times, Pfizer and BioNTech are seeking full US Food and Drug Administration approval for their SARS-CoV-2 vaccine. Viral Integration Study Critiqued Science writes that a paper reporting that SARS-CoV-2 can occasionally integrate into the host genome is drawing criticism. Giraffe Species Debate The Scientist reports that a new analysis aiming to end the discussion of how many giraffe species there are has only continued it. Science Papers Examine Factors Shaping SARS-CoV-2 Spread, Give Insight Into Bacterial Evolution In Science this week: genomic analysis points to role of human behavior in SARS-CoV-2 spread, and more.