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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.

Parabon NanoLabs is partnering with law enforcement to use genetic genealogy approaches to solve cold cases, Buzzfeed News reports.

A Columbia University-led team used emergency contact information from medical records to create family trees and estimate disease heritability.

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NPR says a new report recommends that former research chimpanzees should be moved to retirement sanctuaries unless that move would shorten their lives.