VIB 10x Genomics Acquisitions Point Towards New In Situ Analyisis Platform Premium 10x will develop a third genomics platform, possibly combining Cartana's more sensitive chemistry with ReadCoor's instrument. Dual-Reader Nanopore Promises Improved Homopolymer Sequencing Accuracy Premium The new pore, a complex between E. coli CsgG and part of CsgF, called certain homopolymers more accurately than an engineered version of CsgG. Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Grants $750K to COVID-19 Studies Using Single-Cell Methods Research institutions in the US and Europe will lead the studies, which will explore different aspects of COVID-19 such as host immune response. Mission Bio Aims to Grow Single-Cell Genomics Market Share With CNV Analysis, Custom Panels Premium At Belgium's VIB, researchers have designed custom panels with CNV detection in mind to get better data on single-cell genomic changes during cancer treatment. Schizophrenia, Depression Studies Suggest Gut Microbiome May Influence Mental Health Two independent teams described potential roles for gut microbes, and the compounds they produce, in schizophrenia, depression, and mental quality of life. Nov 14, 2018 BioLegend, VIB Partner on Single-Cell Protein, RNA Analysis Tech Jul 9, 2018 Lung Cancer Single-Cell RNA-Seq Study Sheds Light on Tumor Microenvironment Nov 15, 2017 Healthy Gut Microbiome Variation, Disease-Related Declines Described in New Studies Sep 13, 2017 Orchid Features, Evolutionary History Informed by New Genome Sequence Aug 29, 2017 SGI-DNA Sees Deal With Belgium's VIB as Springboard to Building European Synthetic Genomics Business Premium Mar 24, 2017 DNAlytics, VIB Partner to Develop Colorectal Cancer Screening Test Apr 5, 2016 VIB, NC State Form Strategic Alliance in Plant Biotech Mar 23, 2016 Study Links New Long Non-Coding RNA to Melanoma Mar 8, 2016 Oxford Nanopore to Release New Pore, Other Updates This Month; Ship First PromethIon Premium Dec 6, 2013 Biocartis Licenses Cancer Markers from VIB May 16, 2013 Belgium's VIB to Use Biogazelle qPCR Data-analysis Software Premium Jul 3, 2012 Multiplicom Targets European Molecular Dx Market with Multiplex Amplification Kits for NGS Premium Jan 30, 2012 Pronota Raises $4.9M to Support Protein Biomarker Validation Studies; Appoints New CEO, Board Member Premium May 16, 2011 European Commission Provides VIB $4.3M for New Researchers Aug 20, 2010 VIB and Ghent University Scientists Map Protein Pathways Key to Plant Cell Proliferation Premium Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.