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Cheaper testing is enabling more widespread carrier screening of prospective parents.

The company's goal is to transition from a one-test provider to a full-service genetic testing company in the reproductive health and potentially other markets.

The partnership will enable Good Start to offer IviGen products and services to in vitro fertilization specialists and women's health professionals in the US and Canada.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Startup preconception genetic testing company GenePeeks has officially launched its sperm donor screening service, Matchright, with two partner sperm banks.

Gene by Gene will later this year debut a genetic disease carrier screening service focused on Jewish populations in the US.

Recombine is a relatively new genetic testing company that, for the moment, has a genetic disease carrier detection screening test called CarrierMap as its flagship offering.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genetic testing startup Recombine said yesterday that it has raised $3.3 million in a Series A financing.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Good Start Genetics said today that it has signed a coverage agreement with Tufts Health Plan for its GoodStart Select sequencing-based carrier screening test.

This is the second in a series of profiles of centers awarded grants this year under NHGRI's Clinical Sequencing Exploratory Research program.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Good Start Genetics today said that it has received a clinical lab permit from the New York State Department of Health, enabling the firm to offer its GoodStart Select carrier screening tests to in vitro fertilization and other reproductive health physicians in the sta

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Reuters reports that Germany is seeking to sequence 5 percent of patient samples that test positive for SARS-CoV-2.

23andMe and Medscape say primary care physicians are increasingly more comfortable with discussing direct-to-consumer genetic testing results.

The publisher of the Science family of journals will allow some authors to place peer-reviewed versions of their papers into publicly accessible repositories.

In Science this week: analysis of genome-wide association studies of chronic kidney disease, and more.