CMOS Bioron to Distribute GenapSys Sequencing Technology in Germany Starting in February, Bioron, based in Römerberg, Germany, will offer GenapSys' sequencing system to customers in academia and industry. Roswell Biotechnologies, IMEC Partner on Biosensor Chips The firms have already completed proof-of-concept studies for their semiconductor biosensor chips and Roswell plans to have the initial chips by 2021. Genapsys Publishes Sequencing Data but Questions Linger About Technology Premium Genapsys plans to launch its electronic sensor-based sequencing system in the second half of this year. Roswell Biotechnologies Raises $32M in Series A Round The San Diego-based company plans to use the funding to support the development of its molecular electronics-based DNA sequencing technology. Quantapore Working Towards Commercialization of Optical Nanopore Sequencing Tech Premium The Menlo Park, California-based company plans to demonstrate its sequencing technology on a small genome in the near future. Feb 15, 2018 Startup Anitoa Systems Opens Early-Access Program for Portable qPCR System Premium Apr 1, 2015 InSilixa Awarded NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Test for Drug-resistant Tuberculosis Oct 18, 2012 Applied Markets Watch: GeneOnyx, DNA Electronics Launch Skincare Test Premium Mar 27, 2012 Columbia Team Increases Speed of Nanopore Measurements with CMOS Preamplifier Premium Mar 22, 2012 DNAe Plans Pilot Trials of Handheld Semiconductor DNA Testing Platform for PGx, Infectious Disease Premium Jul 21, 2011 Canon, U of Maryland Co-Developing Infectious Disease MDx System Premium Breaking News People in the News at Genomill, Oxford Nanopore, Myriad Genetics, More Single-Cell Analysis of Colorectal Cancer Uncovers Two Epithelial-Cell Based Subtypes New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, Beckman Coulter, Oncologica, More In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, Invitae, Grail, Mainz Biomed, Molzym, More GenomeWeb Top 40 Down 5 Percent in June, Tracking Broader Market Decline The Scan Pig Organ Transplants Considered The Wall Street Journal reports that the US Food and Drug Administration may soon allow clinical trials that involve transplanting pig organs into humans. 'Poo-Bank' Proposal Harvard Medical School researchers suggest people should bank stool samples when they are young to transplant when they later develop age-related diseases. Spurred to Develop Again New Scientist reports that researchers may have uncovered why about 60 percent of in vitro fertilization embryos stop developing. Science Papers Examine Breast Milk Cell Populations, Cerebral Cortex Cellular Diversity, Micronesia Population History In Science this week: unique cell populations found within breast milk, 100 transcriptionally distinct cell populations uncovered in the cerebral cortex, and more.