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The firm recently published a paper with its sibling company HiFiBio on antibody sequencing, but is looking to develop more applications.
In PLOS this week: CLCA2 expression linked to survival among African-American women with aggressive breast cancer, gene alterations linked to hearing loss, and more.
The company is working to develop another lab-based serology test to detect IgM antibodies in people who have already had the virus.
The firms plan to discover and develop fully human neutralizing antibodies that target the SARS-CoV-2 virus, combining Adaptive's and Amgen's respective expertise.
The alliance, led by Singapore-based startup Proteona, also includes several organizations from that city state as well as German research institutes.
According to NPR, an antibody-based test could identify people who were exposed to SARS-CoV-2 and either didn't develop symptoms or were misdiagnosed.
UK-based Abcam has also taken an undisclosed equity stake in BrickBio, located in Boston, and will work with the company to further develop its platform.
The collaborators are developing a sample prep solution for the Mission Bio Tapestri platform and are working on a hematology-focused panel.
MGI hopes to ship the sequencer, one of several products it unveiled at the International Conference on Genomics, to early-access partners in early 2020.
The company's commercial testing continues to focus on patients with identified lung nodules, but the new data is the strongest yet to support a shift to upfront cancer detection.
The editorial board of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette says other lawmakers should take Florida's approach and provide additional protections against genetic discrimination.
The Hill reports 17 states and the District of Columbia are suing over a new policy that would strip international students of their visas if they only attend classes online.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention employees call on the agency to label racism a public health crisis and examine its own policies, NPR reports.
In PNAS this week: genetic evidence for Inca resettlement, analysis of spermatogonial stem cell transcriptomes, and more.