IVF Menopause Timing Influenced by Hundreds of Genetic Loci, New GWAS Finds The findings, from an analysis of more than half a million women, could eventually be used to avoid or improve fertility treatments, according to the researchers. Thermo Fisher Scientific, First Genetics to Develop NGS-Based Diagnostics in Russia First Genetics will market its F-Genetics NGS System and IVD assays to Russian laboratories for reproductive health testing and cancer diagnostics. IVF Doesn't Increase Chromosomal Instability in Newborns, Study Finds An analysis of placental, parental, and cord blood samples indicated that an uptick in chromosomal instability in cleavage-stage in vitro fertilization embryos does not persist after birth. Genomic Prediction Raises $4.5M The firm plans to use the funding to drive sales of its preimplantation genetic screening tests and to invest in data science. Celmatix, Ferring Pharmaceuticals Partner to Study Genomics of IVF Treatment Response The partners plan to investigate whether a woman’s response to ovarian stimulation during IVF treatment is linked to genomic characteristics. Mar 27, 2018 Columbia University Team Develops Nanopore Method for Preimplantation Genetic Screening Premium Jul 14, 2017 New Study Bolsters View That Mosaic Embryos From IVF Can Develop Into Healthy Babies Premium Jul 7, 2017 Preimplantation Genetic Screening Has Transformed Practice of IVF Clinic, but Cost Remains Barrier Premium Jun 16, 2017 Combining PGD and PGS to Select Embryos Increases Pregnancy Rate But Results in Fewer Transfers Premium Apr 26, 2016 CombiMatrix Gets Serious About Potential M&A Options in Wake of $8M Offering Premium Mar 4, 2016 Episona Finishing Validation of Epigenetic Male Fertility Test With Eye on Q3 Launch Premium Dec 28, 2015 Harvard, Peking University Team Combines NGS, Linkage Analysis to Detect Aneuploidy, SNVs for PGD Premium Nov 5, 2015 Exome Sequencing Homes in on Gene Linked to Early Human Embryonic Lethality Feb 3, 2015 For PGS Market Entry, Agilent Draws on Dubai IVF Clinic Partnership, New 16-Plex Array Format Premium Jan 20, 2015 Reproductive Health Science Scales up Array Manufacturing to Support EmbryoCellect Test Premium Nov 10, 2014 In PGD Study, qPCR Largely Concordant with Array CGH, but May Yield Fewer False Positives Premium Aug 19, 2014 Reprogenetics Opens Miami Office to Broaden Array CGH, NGS, Karyomapping PGS Services Premium Jul 30, 2014 Illumina Mulls Investments in Array Business, Expects Long-term Growth in Consumer, Ag, IVF Markets Premium Jul 29, 2014 Reprogenetics to Adopt NGS for Pre-implantation Genetic Dx to Partially Replace 'Workhorse' CMA Premium Apr 8, 2014 Reproductive Health Science Raises $3M, Goes Public as Array-based PGS Test Nears Launch Premium Mar 26, 2014 Italian Team Validates Preimplantation Screening Method Behind Illumina's Upcoming Commercial Test Premium Feb 12, 2014 NJ Reproductive Clinic to Adopt NGS for Preimplantation Genetic Testing if Validation Trial Succeeds Premium Feb 4, 2014 Illumina's Q4 Array Sales Jump 10 Percent on Consumer Genomics, BlueGnome IVF Demand Premium Jan 21, 2014 Illumina Plans New Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis Array as Part of Reproductive Health Push Premium Jun 4, 2013 OGT Enters Growing IVF Market with Oligo CGH Array Offering for Preimplantation Genetic Screening Premium Load More Breaking News FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants Geisinger Wins $5M NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Genetic Diagnostic Tool Second Genome, Virginia Commonwealth University Partner on NASH Biomarker Discovery LGC Receives CE Mark for AccuPlex SARS-CoV-2, Flu A/B, RSV Reference Material Kit Esophageal Cancer Testing Firm Lucid Diagnostics Files For IPO Twist Bioscience, DeepCDR Collaborate on Antibody Library Design The Scan Booster for At-Risk The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for people over 65 or at increased risk. Preprints OK to Mention Again Nature News reports the Australian Research Council has changed its new policy and now allows preprints to be cited in grant applications. Hundreds of Millions More to Share The US plans to purchase and donate 500 million additional SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses, according to the Washington Post. Nature Papers Examine Molecular Program Differences Influencing Neural Cells, Population History of Polynesia In Nature this week: changes in molecular program during embryonic development leads to different neural cell types, and more.