The startup plans to use blockchain to enable genomic data sharing and will partner with Veritas to gain access to its open-source software platform.
The year-old German company wants to help the healthcare industry decentralize genomic data with its platform for potentially billions of people worldwide.
Israeli firm DNATix recently claimed not only the transfer of a genetic sequence using blockchain technology, but the transfer of a complete Y chromosome.
The company intends to use the proceeds for, among other things, investigating the use of blockchain technology in medicine and biotechnology.
Nonprofit eMQT will use Shivom's decentralized blockchain platform to store and share genomic data of sickle-cell diseases in underserved regions.
Indian DTC genomics company Mapmygenome has enlisted Israel-based Digital DNAtix to move its interpretation and personalized medicine services to a blockchain.
The companies plan to combine blockchain technology, artificial intelligence, and genomics for medical analytics.
A new company will be established to develop a service platform using blockchain technology for medical services and personalized health management.
With the help of AI, blockchain, and a new cryptocurrency, Nebula wants to give patients more control of their genomic data.
George Church's Nebula is teaming with Hong Kong startup Longenesis to create a secure platform for individuals and biobanks to sell access to their genomes.
The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.
In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.
Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.