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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Proteomics-based diagnostics firm Ascendant Dx today said that it closed on a $2 million funding round, which will support clinical trials for and commercialization of its tears-based breast cancer detection test.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Advion today said that it has inked a distribution agreement with Konik Group covering Spain, Portugal, and South America, excluding Brazil.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Advion today said that its expression compact mass spectrometer has been integrated with liquid chromatography systems from Agilent Technologies.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Advion today said that it has signed an agreement with Valtex International for distribution of the firm's expression compact mass spectrometer in Russia.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Advion today announced the appointment of Scientifix as the exclusive distributor for its expression compact mass spectrometer in Australia.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life sciences and consumables firm Advion continued on its expansion into the international markets today announcing a deal with Yair Technologies for the distribution of Advion's expression compact mass spectrometer in Israel.

 Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), who chairs the Senate health committee, will be retiring at the end of his term, Stat News reports.

UCSF researchers find that having two X chromosomes may contribute to women's longer lifespans, according to Discover's D-brief blog.

The Wall Street Journal reports on the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's use of genetic approaches to study foodborne illnesses.

In PNAS this week: immune cell profiling of wild baboons by social status, metabolomics profiling of esophageal tumors, and more.