University of New Mexico Personalis to Provide Immunogenomic Profiling for University of New Mexico Ovarian Cancer Study The company will test samples from women treated with an investigational combination of AstraZeneca's PARP inhibitor olaparib and immunotherapy tremelimumab. TGen, University of New Mexico Win $2.8M NIH Grant to Study Diabetic Blindness The institutes will lead a consortium of researchers investigating the molecular underpinnings of diabetic retinopathy, a key cause of blindness. TriCore Considering Broader Launch of 16S Metagenomic Assay for Bacterial Dx Premium The firm's assay is designed to detect the relative abundance of bacteria species in a patient's sample, allowing doctors to improve long-term inpatient care decisions. University of New Mexico Spinout Aims to Develop Nanopore Sequencing Technology Premium Armonica Technologies is looking to develop a nanochannel-based sequencing device that uses optical detection. New Mexico Group Developing Long-Read Technology for Population Sequencing Premium The technique will use optical maps and barcodes in order to generate long scaffolds from short-read sequencing technology. Jul 9, 2015 St. Jude, Collaborators Awarded $15M NIH Grant to Support Leukemia Genomic Research Premium Oct 8, 2013 Life Tech Certifies 11 Additional Labs to Provide Ion Proton Exome Sequencing Services Sep 26, 2012 UNM to Scale Cancer Sequencing from Panels on PGM to Exomes on Proton Premium Mar 25, 2009 Study IDs Cervical Cancer-Associated HPV Genotypes in New Mexico 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.